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8,899 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Chronically Ill, Starvation Ketosis, Vomiting

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    During admission her vomiting worsened and she developed visual hallucinations and confabulation.[] ) further magnifies the impact of the malnutrition on the brain, owing to it being in a starvation-illness mode.[] Self-induced vomiting and purging are secondary devices used by the patients to counteract the effects of overeating and prevent a gain in weight.[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    […] poisoning and alcoholism deaths such as chronic tolerance, alcohol-related organ and tissue damage (cirrhosis, pancreatitis), positional asphyxia or suffocation by inhalation of vomit[] Ethanol also causes structural abnormalities in the liver mitochondria which leads to ketosis superimposed by starvation, chronic malnutrition [ 13, 14 ].[] A person can not eat and drink normally, since a vomitive reflex arises.[]

  • Vomiting of Pregnancy

    However, nausea and vomiting in pregnancy is not always nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP).[] ketosis with ketonuria, elevated specific gravity and BUN, and a hypochloremic hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis. 1,3,15 It is recommended to replete with thiamine if significant[] Women with more complicated nausea and vomiting of pregnancy also may need pharmacologic therapy.[]

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  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Nausea, loss of appetite, and vomiting. Urea in the gastric juices may cause upset stomach. This can lead to malnutrition and weight loss.[] Feeling of nausea or vomiting. Muscle cramps. Darkness of skin. Cleveland Clinic News & More Cleveland Clinic News & More[] You may be tired, have nausea and vomiting, not have an appetite, or not be able to sleep when substances build up in your blood.[]

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  • Diabetes Mellitus

    You may also experience nausea, vomiting, a loss of appetite, weakness, increasing fatigue, itching, muscle cramps (especially in your legs) and anemia (a low blood count)[] In addition, although alcoholic ketoacidosis can result in profound acidosis, the serum bicarbonate concentration in starvation ketosis is usually not 4 ).[] SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea and vomiting may occur but are also signs of low blood sugar.[]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    Diseases of the respiratory system › J60-J70 Lung diseases due to external agents › J69- Pneumonitis due to solids and liquids › Pneumonitis due to inhalation of food and vomit[] A washout period should be considered when switching between ChE inhibitors to minimize the risk of vomiting and aspiration.[] […] pneumonia NOS Aspiration pneumonia (due to) food (regurgitated) Aspiration pneumonia (due to) gastric secretions Aspiration pneumonia (due to) milk Aspiration pneumonia (due to) vomit[]

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  • Chronic Cholecystitis

    The patient, a 69-year-old man, was admitted for epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, and fever.[] Nausea, vomiting, significant discomfort when eating fatty foods may also be reported.[] "If I could vomit," the patient says, "I would feel better."[]

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  • Addison's Disease

    On review of history, the cause of vomiting and weight loss was questioned and combined with subsequent biochemical testing a diagnosis of Addison's disease was made.[] Excessive diarrhea and vomiting among patients may also benefit from the sodium supplementations.[] New onset Addison's disease is rare in pregnancy but may present with prolonged vomiting and weight loss.[]

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  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    Other symptoms of the condition include nausea, vomiting, reduced appetite, exocrine and endocrine dysfunction.[] Other symptoms of chronic pancreatitis include: Nausea Vomiting (vomit may be yellowish, greenish or brownish) Diarrhea and oily bowel movements Trouble digesting food and[] Nausea/Vomiting - Eating and drinking can make the pain of pancreatitis worse and often result in nausea and vomiting.[]

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  • Astrocytoma of the Brain

    […] neoplasms: speech disorders and memory; headache or dizziness; constant feeling of weakness; changes in weight – sudden increase or decrease a feeling of nausea and the urge to vomit[] Common symptoms include: headaches (often worse in the morning and when coughing or straining) fits (seizures) regularly feeling sick or vomiting memory problems or changes[] […] type of tumor cells Common among men and women in their 20s-50s Accounts for one percent of all brain tumors Symptoms Headaches Seizures Weakness or paralysis Nausea and vomiting[]

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