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17 Possible Causes for Progressive or Intermittent Jaundice, Viral Hepatitis

  • Infectious Mononucleosis Hepatitis

    Clinical jaundice was noted after the second week and lasted till the sixth week.[smj.org.sg] Hemagglutinating properties of sera from cases of infectious mononucleosis and viral hepatitis, and certain other diseases have been studied, employing human red blood cells[jimmunol.org] Received : 3.6.1999; Accepted : 28.2.2000 Abstract A case of acute viral hepatitis B with features suggestive of infectious mononucleosis in a 20 year girl is described.[japi.org]

  • Hepatobiliary Disorder

    This will produce intermittent or progressive jaundice, and the biliary disease may occasionally pre-date the intestinal symptoms.[surgwiki.com] B in 2 (5%), Hepatitis C in 1 (2%), Hepatitis B and C in 1 (2%), Caroli’s disease in 2 (5%), autoimmune hepatitis in 2 (5%); sclerosing cholangitis, viral hemophagocytosis[tropicalgastro.com] […] encephalopathy -Asterixis, confusion, coma, convulsions •Viral hepatitisHepatitis A virus (HAV) •Hepatitis B virus (HBV) •Hepatitis B-associated delta virus (HDV) •Hepatitis[quizlet.com]

  • Isoniazid Hepatitis

    Antituberculosis therapy in patients with hepatitis B viral infection.[hepatitisbannual.org] PubMed Citation (40 year old woman developed jaundice 8 months after starting isoniazid and taking it intermittently [bilirubin 20.4 mg/dL, AST 2500 U/L, Alk P 201 U/L], with[livertox.nih.gov] The factors that have been related to isoniazid-associated hepatotoxicity are age, alcohol abuse, malnutrition, and liver diseases, including chronic viral hepatitis.[natap.org]

  • Liver Neoplasm

    This will produce intermittent or progressive jaundice, and the biliary disease may occasionally pre-date the intestinal symptoms.[surgwiki.com] Hepatocellular carcinoma, in which the tumor cells resemble hepatocytes, is the most frequent primary liver tumor, and is highly associated with chronic viral hepatitis and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cirrhosis of any etiology may be complicated by HCC, but chronic viral hepatitis, especially hepatitis B but also hepatitis C is generally considered responsible for the majority[nature.com]

  • Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    Viral and autoimmune hepatitis, and other possible causes of liver function impairment were excluded. Treatment with ursodeoxycholic acid improved biochemical markers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis, and chronic liver disease.[dermatology.about.com]

  • Cholestatic Jaundice

    ALT between 150-400 IU/L suggests chronic active hepatitis or viral or drug-induced hepatitis.[patient.info] (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] History of fever, biliary colic and intermittent jaundice may be suggestive of cholangitis/choledocholithiasis.[ptolemy.ca]

  • Malignant Hepatic Neoplasm

    This will produce intermittent or progressive jaundice, and the biliary disease may occasionally pre-date the intestinal symptoms.[surgwiki.com] hepatitis and fatty liver diseases. 140 Case Examples, which include over 420 images that demonstrate the various ways many of these disease entities clinically present.[books.google.com] Cirrhosis of any etiology may be complicated by HCC, but chronic viral hepatitis, especially hepatitis B but also hepatitis C is generally considered responsible for the majority[nature.com]

  • Biliary Tree Disease

    hepatitis, and liver disease in infancy.[books.google.de] This will produce intermittent or progressive jaundice, and the biliary disease may occasionally pre-date the intestinal symptoms.[surgwiki.com] […] a patient already infected with hepatitis B Acute hepatitis E Chronic viral hepatitis Other viral hepatitis viruses may exist but their relation to the disease is not firmly[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Pericholangitis

    Author Robert P Myers, MD, FRCPC Assistant Professor, Director, Viral Hepatitis Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary Faculty[emedicine.medscape.com] Hepatocellular carcinoma Primary biliary cirrhosis Primary sclerosing cholangitis Viral hepatitis B Viral hepatitis C Acute Rejection of Liver Bile Duct Obstruction Mixed[surgpathcriteria.stanford.edu] Jaundice may develop insidiously or occur as abrupt intermittent episodes of icterus.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Acquired Hemolytic Anemia

    Kanematsu T, Nomura T, Higashi K, Ito M: Hemolytic anemia in association with viral hepatitis. Nippon Rinsho 54:2539, 1996. 73.[medtextfree.wordpress.com] 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] ., Acute Acquired Hemolytic Anemia in Association with Acute Viral Hepatitis. Ann. Int. Med. 48 , 1243 (1958). Google Scholar Rapp , H.[link.springer.com]

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