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16 Possible Causes for Peritoneal Disease, Sacral Edema

  • Ascites

    Peritoneal diseases including infectious peritonitis and malignancies can also cause ascites.[bestpractice.bmj.com] Approximately 1,500 mL of fluid must be present to detect dullness. 205 In supine patients, sacral edema is an important clue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Peritonitis Neoplasia: Metastatic Disease, Primary mesothelioma Granulomatous Peritonitis: Infections, Cancer, Barium Vasculitis Miscellaneous: Eosinophilic Peritonitis,[enotes.tripod.com]

  • Hyponatremia

    Diseases and Sciences, 62, 12, (3487), (2017).[dx.doi.org] edema, the presence of a postural drop (helpful in Dr.[emergencymedicinecases.com] Examples Hypovolemic hyponatremia Decreased TBW and sodium, with a relatively greater decrease in sodium GI losses* Diarrhea Vomiting 3rd-space losses* Burns Pancreatitis Peritonitis[merckmanuals.com]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    […] and intestinal abscess 25,219 6,315 25.0 149 Biliary tract disease 430,988 48,062 11.2 152 Pancreatic disorders (not diabetes) 282,159 49,936 17.7 153 Gastrointestinal hemorrhage[web.archive.org] Peripheral edema: Edema develops in the feet in ambulatory patients and sacral edema in bed bound patients.[symptoma.com] […] who are standing up, and sacral edema in people who are predominantly lying down).[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Heart Failure

    […] and intestinal abscess 25,219 6,315 25.0 149 Biliary tract disease 430,988 48,062 11.2 152 Pancreatic disorders (not diabetes) 282,159 49,936 17.7 153 Gastrointestinal hemorrhage[web.archive.org] […] who are standing up, and sacral edema in people who are predominantly lying down).[en.wikipedia.org] Peripheral edemas ( ankle, lower leg, in patients confined to bed also sacral anasarca, pleural effusion, ascites, weight gain) 7.2 Causal diagnostics Coronary artery disease[flexikon.doccheck.com]

  • Acute Kidney Failure

    Home Subject Chapters Acute Kidney Injury AKI in ICU Anaemia Chronic Kidney Disease Chronic Kidney Disease - Mineral Bone Disorder (CKD-MBD) Haemodialysis Lupus Nephritis[renalmed.co.uk] If the patient is confined to a bed, the sacral area of the spine is assessed for edema.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] ) –Intestinal injury –Peritonitis –Pancreatitis Cardiac Dysfunction Congenital heart disease Cardiomyopathy Arrhythmia Acquired valvular disease Tamponade Table 1.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]

  • Hypovolemia

    […] generally higher than that of serum in patients with liver disease).[163.178.103.176] And because he also has pitting edema in his sacral and thigh areas, you suspect that fluid is escaping from vessels. Initially, you aren't concerned about Mr.[163.178.103.176] You knew he was at high risk for hypovolemic shock as more fluid was pulled into his abdomen from the intravascular space (osmolality of fluid in the peritoneal cavity is[163.178.103.176]

  • Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism

    (ejection fraction [EF] 55, n 5), severe valvular disease (n 1), and significant coronary artery disease (n 3).[kjim.org] , sacral edema Nocturia * At least 1 of the following.[acc.org] Study of diastolic function in peritoneal dialysis patients: comparison between pulsed and Tissue Doppler. Nefrologia 2007;27:482–488. 24.[kjim.org]

  • Anasarca

    The patient’s course of the disease was complicated by severe AKI and the she needed dialysis.[karger.com] […] who are standing up, and sacral edema in people who are predominantly lying down).[diki.pl] There was no evidence of intestinal perforation which could have resulted in secondary peritonitis.[karger.com]

  • Urinary Retention

    ., and Gideon Friedman, M.D. 2 Citing Articles An 88-year-old man with benign prostate hypertrophy and ischemic heart disease who had undergone an anterior peritoneal resection[nejm.org] […] vulvovaginal lesions and vulvovaginitis can cause urethral edema, as well as painful urination, which also results in urinary retention.[aafp.org] An 88-year-old man with benign prostate hypertrophy and ischemic heart disease who had undergone an anterior peritoneal resection due to adenocarcinoma of the rectum presented[nejm.org]

  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    BACKGROUND: Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (INPH) has no reliable biomarker to assist in the selection of patients who could benefit from ventriculo-peritoneal ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Interstitial edema of the white matter  The periventricular white matter anatomically includes the sacral motor -abnormal gait and incontinence.  Dementia results from distortion[slideshare.net] This may also lead to interstitial edema of the white matter and impaired blood flow, as suggested in nuclear imaging studies.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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