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219 Possible Causes for Portal Hypertension, Testicular Atrophy

  • Hemochromatosis

    Testicular atrophy, sometimes caused by excessive iron deposition in the testes, is a risk factor for testicular cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] vein (portal hypertension), which is the main vein that carries blood from the intestines to the liver.[rarediseases.org] atrophy Parkinsonism Osteoporosis Hearing loss Pleural effusion Hair loss III.[faculty.washington.edu]

  • Hepatitis C

    atrophy.[symptoma.com] […] and portal hypertension based on evidence in literature, including randomized clinical trials and met-analyses.[idsociety.org] In patients who have cirrhosis and portal hypertension and who were treated with interferon-based regimens, an SVR has been shown to reduce portal pressures and significantly[merckmanuals.com]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    […] of various portal hypertensive dis orders, has clearly been achieved by these excellent contributions.[books.google.com] Increased Estrogen: Increased levels of estrogen in those with cirrhosis can result in development of spider telangiectasias , as well as testicular atrophy in men End-stage[pathwaymedicine.org] Limited thoracic expansion caused by hepatomegaly or ascites and endocrine changes such as menstrual irregularities, testicular atrophy, gynecomastia, and loss of chest and[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    ENDOCRINE – Cirrhosis leading to gynecomastia and testicular atrophy, amenorrhea/infertility. Alcohol can also cause hypoglycemia in alcoholics.[errolozdalga.com] Fibrosis narrows the terminal hepatic venules, compromising hepatic perfusion and thus contributing to portal hypertension .[merckmanuals.com] For men, a large number of epidemiological studies evidenced that excessive alcohol consumption is associated with impaired testosterone production and testicular atrophy.[ri.conicet.gov.ar]

  • Varicocele

    Varicocele treatment may not be necessary until it causes pain, testicular atrophy or infertility in men.[symptoma.com] As a very rare finding we describe a patient who presented with an exorbitant left sided varicocele due to portal hypertension. We were well advised to avoid surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hypertension ).[radiopaedia.org]

  • Alcoholic Hepatitis

    atrophy Loss of body hair Signs of ‘pseudo- Cushings ’ (red face, hump, striae) Face /skin Parotid enlargement Spider naevi Easy bruising Dupuytren’s contracture Neuromuscular[almostadoctor.co.uk] In AH patients, ductular cell expansion correlated with portal hypertension and collagen expression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] AH is characterized by an abrupt development of jaundice and complications related to liver insufficiency and portal hypertension in patients with heavy alcohol intake.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    atrophy (shrinking) and impotence in males or amenorrhoea (no periods) in women cognitive problems such as memory loss, confusion or concentration difficulties.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] This case report is of a 32-year-old woman of African descent on follow-up for pregnancy in the background of portal hypertension due to liver cirrhosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] atrophy (and how do you know, what is normal?)[stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu]

  • Chronic Hepatitis

    hypertension .[radiopaedia.org] Breast swelling (gynaecomastia), testicular atrophy, loss of libido and amenorrhoea due to endocrine dysfunction. Confusion and drowsiness (encephalopathy).[patient.info] Normally opacified portal, SMV and splenic veins. No evidence of cavernous transformation of the portal vein. Moderate right sided pleural effusion.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Pericholangitis

    Information regarding relative frequency, the clinical features and course, the exact relationship to the colonic lesion, the incidence of cirrhosis and portal hypertension[annals.org] atrophy (in men), and palmar erythema Skin excoriations due to pruritus Bambha K, Kim WR, Talwalkar J.[emedicine.medscape.com] Pericholangitis is a complication of ulcerative colitis and portal hypertension. Treatment of the ulcerative colitis has little effect on the liver disease.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Panhypopituitarism

    Liver ultrasound findings were compatible with chronic liver disease, portal hypertension, and ascites [Figure 1] .[ijem.in] However, in one patient for whom hormone replacement therapy was started at 5 years old, cirrhosis and portal hypertension developed. [3] Although the association between[ijem.in] Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy confirmed portal gastropathy. Patient had no history of endocrine, hepatic, or metabolic disorder.[ijem.in]

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