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17 Possible Causes for Plummer-Vinson Syndrome, Red Blood Cell Distribution Width Increased

  • Iron Deficiency

    Average size of RBCs (MCV) — may be decreased Average amount of Hb in RBCs (MCH) — may be decreased Increased variation in the size of RBCs (red cell distribution width (RDW[labtestsonline.org.au] Symptoms of iron deficiency include: fatigue dizziness/lightheadedness pallor hair loss twitches irritability weakness pica brittle or grooved nails hair thinning PlummerVinson[en.wikipedia.org] This is reflected in the red blood cell distribution width (RDW); thus, the earliest evidence of the development of an iron-deficient erythropoiesis is seen in the peripheral[emedicine.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    […] high red blood cell distribution width, reflecting an increased variability in the size of red blood cells.A low mean corpuscular volume also appears during the course of[en.wikipedia.org] The most used name is Plummer-Vinson syndrome, named after Henry Stanley Plummer (1874–1936) and Porter Paisley Vinson (1890–1959) who were physicians on the staff of the[dx.doi.org] This is reflected in the red blood cell distribution width (RDW); thus, the earliest evidence of the development of an iron-deficient erythropoiesis is seen in the peripheral[emedicine.com]

  • Atrophic Glossitis

    Red cell distribution width (RDW) will be increased (this is the earliest sign given the transition from normal to microcytic RBC production).[stepwards.com] This is seen in Plummer-Vinson syndrome.[stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu] vinson syndrome also 7 Reply[dailyrounds.org]

  • Microcytic Anemia

    […] decreased Normal to increased Red blood cell distribution width measures the variation in red blood cell size and is often increased in persons with iron deficiency, but[aafp.org] Koilonychia- "spoon nails" [koi-loh-nik-ee-uh] What does Plummer-Vinson Syndrome look like in severe iron deficiency anemia?[quizlet.com] Erythrocyte Protoporhyrin Because less haem to bind to protoporhyrin to make Hb Bone marrow biopsy Little or no iron on marrow when deficient Rx Underlying cause Ferrous sulfate Plummer-Vinson[alancam.com]

  • Hemolytic Anemia

    Hemolysis was confirmed by a complete drop in haptoglobin, hemopexin and increased plasma lactate dehydrogenase, an increased red blood cell distribution width and osmotic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] : hematology, myeloid hematologic disease (primarily D50-D77, 280-289 ) RBCs / hemoglobinopathy Polycythemia - Macrocytosis - Anemia Nutritional Iron deficiency anemia ( Plummer-Vinson[wikidoc.org] […] variation in the size of RBCs (red cell distribution width, RDW) A blood smear may reveal RBCs that are smaller and paler than normal as well as RBCs that vary in size (anisocytosis[labtestsonline.org]

  • Posthemorrhagic Anaemia of the Newborn

    Flow cytometry can identify cells by size (fetal red cells are larger than maternal cells).[ 51 ] This phenomenon is also responsible for the increased red cell distribution[thieme-connect.com] Plummer-Vinson syndrome Sideropenic dysphagia 280.9 Iron deficiency anemia, unspecified Anemia: achlorhydric chlorotic idiopathic hypochromic iron [Fe] deficiency NOS 281[theodora.com] Plummer-Vinson syndrome D50.8 Other iron deficiency anemias Iron deficiency anemia due to inadequate dietary iron intake D50.9 Iron deficiency anemia, unspecified D51 Vitamin[en.wikisource.org]

  • Leukoerythroblastic Anemia

    Reflected in increased RDW (Red cell Distribution Width) b. Band cell: the stage of neutrophil maturation immediately before full maturity.[kerrybrandis.com] : hematology, myeloid hematologic disease (primarily D50-D77, 280-289 ) RBCs / hemoglobinopathy Polycythemia - Macrocytosis - Anemia Nutritional Iron deficiency anemia ( Plummer-Vinson[wikidoc.org] Plummer-Vinson syndrome Sideropenic dysphagia 280.9 Iron deficiency anemia, unspecified Anemia: achlorhydric chlorotic idiopathic hypochromic iron [Fe] deficiency NOS 281[theodora.com]

  • Acquired Hemolytic Anemia

    […] variation in the size of RBCs (red cell distribution width, RDW) A blood smear may reveal RBCs that are smaller and paler than normal as well as RBCs that vary in size (anisocytosis[labtestsonline.org] : hematology, myeloid hematologic disease (primarily D50-D77, 280-289 ) RBCs / hemoglobinopathy Polycythemia - Macrocytosis - Anemia Nutritional Iron deficiency anemia ( Plummer-Vinson[wikidoc.org] […] decreased Average amount of hemoglobin in RBCs (mean corpuscular hemoglobin, MCH)—decreased Hemoglobin concentration (mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration, MCHC)—decreased Increased[labtestsonline.org]

  • Hereditary Sideroblastic Anemia

    More commonly, female carriers of the disease have an increased red blood cell distribution width and sometimes erythrocyte dimorphism ({18:Fleming, 2002}).[diseaseinfosearch.org] Iron-deficiency anemia PlummerVinson syndrome Macro-: Identification of a human mitochondrial ABC transporter, the functional orthologue of yeast Atm1p.[pdfoftheworld.us] Red cell distribution width is increased. White blood cells and platelets are normal.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Red Blood Cell Disorder

    […] seen in conditions like hereditary spherocytocis, here rbc lack central pallor(hyperchromasia) 9 Red blood cell indices.[slideplayer.com] . • First described by Plummer and VinsonPlummer-Vinson syndrome is potentially serious because pharyngeal and intraoral carcinoma are more common in these patients. •[slideshare.net] Increased MCHC values (hyperchromia – darker color red blood cells) are seen in conditions such as autoimmune hemolytic anemia, in burn patients, and hereditary spherocytosis[selfhacked.com]

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