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10 Possible Causes for Progressive or Intermittent Jaundice, Pruritus

  • Obstructive Jaundice

    (ie, progressive, intermittent, fluctuating) The presence of systemic symptoms (eg, fever, anorexia, weight loss) Symptoms of gastric stasis (eg, early satiety, vomiting,[emedicine.medscape.com] Theses elevated endogenous opioids bring complications like pruritus, cardiac and vascular abnormalities in patients with cholestasis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Evidence of skin scratching as a response to pruritus should be noted.[surgwiki.com]

  • Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    A 63-year-old man had a week-long history of intermittent high fever and rapidly progressive jaundice with atypical erythema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pruritus was diminished from a mean of 4 (range 4-4) preoperatively to a mean of 2 (4-0).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Partial external biliary diversion (PEBD) is pursued to improve pruritus and arrest disease progression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alagille Syndrome

    jaundice Progression to cirrhosis is rare Pathophysiology Two distinct genetic mechanisms: Vast majority (ALGS1) are autosomal dominant, due to mutations in Jagged1 gene[pathologyoutlines.com] Patients with Alagille syndrome (AGS) may develop pruritus, skin hypertrophy, and xanthomas because of chronic cholestasis and hypercholesterolemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This case highlights the importance of recognizing the severe pruritus as a manifestation of the disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Benign Recurrent Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    Cholestasis, benign recurrent intrahepatic, 1 (BRIC1) [MIM:243300]: A disorder characterized by intermittent episodes of cholestasis without progression to liver failure.[genecards.org] The course of serum parameters was accompanied by a dramatic clinical improvement of the patients symptoms (pruritus, jaundice, fatigue etc.).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 36-year-old male patient admitted to our outpatient clinic with the complaint of pruritus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dysmyelination with Jaundice

    […] smooth pursuit Short attention span Brain atrophy Talipes calcaneovalgus Dysmetria Alzheimer disease Astrocytosis Left ventricular noncompaction Progressive microcephaly Pruritus[mendelian.co]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis Hepatitis

    Clinical jaundice was noted after the second week and lasted till the sixth week.[smj.org.sg] Symptomatic measures can include the use of simple analgesics and paracetamol to lower fever or a trial of cholestyramine in cases of intractable pruritus.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com] Clinically, the patient was continuously febrile for three weeks and had intermittent low-grade fever till the sixth week.[smj.org.sg]

  • Nonimmune Hemolysis

    Warm autoimmune hemolytic anemia can present as short episodes of anemia, jaundice or may progress to an intermittent chronic pattern. Spleen may become enlarged.[ispub.com] By PTD 12, the patient began experiencing severe pruritus, jaundice and continued fever, in the setting of myeloid engraftment and acute skin GVHD (grade III).[nature.com]

  • Benign Recurrent Intrahepatic Cholestasis Type 1

    Cholestasis, benign recurrent intrahepatic, 1 (BRIC1) [MIM:243300]: A disorder characterized by intermittent episodes of cholestasis without progression to liver failure.[genecards.org] Pruritus is the chief complaint, predominantly affecting the hands and feet.[ijdvl.com] […] is also on familial cholestasis, allagile syndrome and other hereditary causes of cholestasis, Systemic causes of cholestasis, advances in pathogenesis and treatment of pruritus[books.google.com]

  • Optic Nerve Edema-Splenomegaly Syndrome

    Presents in teens with intermittent jaundice and hepatomegaly.[quizlet.com] Dermatitis, Application Site Erythema, Application Site Hypersensitivity, Application Site Inflammation, Application Site Oedema, Application Site Pain, Application Site Pruritus[bonkersinstitute.org] Intermittent explosive disorder Irritable bowel syndrome, Infant jaundice Interstitial cystitis Ischemic colitis, Infectious diseases Interstitial lung disease Itchy skin (pruritus[sites.google.com]

  • Daunorubicin

    Cholestasis, benign recurrent intrahepatic, 2 (BRIC2) [MIM:605479]: A disorder characterized by intermittent episodes of cholestasis without progression to liver failure.[genecards.org] […] thrombophlebitis, phlebosclerosis [ Ref ] Dermatologic Very common (10% or more): Alopecia, erythema, rash Frequency not reported : Dermatitis contact, recall phenomenon, pruritus[drugs.com] Inform of physician if you develop redness or pain, pruritus or swelling on or around the site of infection.[medicalterms.info]

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