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1,178 Possible Causes for Vitamin B 12 Deficiency

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  • Dementia

    B12 deficiency Low levels of thyroid hormones, called hypothyroidism Low blood sugar , called hypoglycemia HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND) These forms of dementia[webmd.com] The main reversible causes of dementia include vitamin B12 deficiency, hypothyroidism, neurosyphilis and Lyme disease.[symptoma.com] Potentially treatable dementias (fewer than 5%): Substance abuse Hypothyroidism Space-occupying intracranial lesions Normal pressure hydrocephalus Syphilis Vitamin B12 deficiency[patient.info]

  • Osteoporosis

    Effect of oral vitamin B-12 with or without folic acid on cognitive function in older people with mild vitamin B-12 deficiency: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.[ods.od.nih.gov] B 12 deficiency Vitamin B 12 interaction with folate or folic acid Assessment of vitamin B 12 status Evidence on which to base a recommended intake Future research References[fao.org] Vitamin B(12) deficiency associated with histamine(2)-receptor antagonists and a proton-pump inhibitor.[ods.od.nih.gov]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Home » Brain Function » Treat pernicious anemia (Vitamin B-12 deficiency) to avoid nervous system disorders Brain Function November 27, 2015 Pernicious anemia is a vitamin[belmarrahealth.com] In this work, we will discuss vitamin B 12 deficiency, various diagnostic tests, and an algorithm used in the investigation of vitamin B 12 deficiency.[doi.org] Vitamin B-12 is found in many foods along with supplements and medications. Vitamin B-12 binds with the intrinsic factor and gets absorbed by the small intestine.[belmarrahealth.com]

  • Megaloblastic Anemia

    Thirty-two patients had Vitamin B12 deficiency, 1 patient had folate deficiency, and 10 patients had combined vitamin B12 and folate deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Vitamin B-12 deficiency Vitamin B-12 is commonly ingested with meat or fish.[emedicine.medscape.com] Deficiency of vitamin B-12 activity is usually due to malabsorption or a congenital deficiency of one of the vitamin B-12 carrier proteins.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Autoimmune Gastritis

    BACKGROUND/AIMS: Autoimmune gastritis (AIG) may predispose to gastric carcinoid tumors or adenocarcinomas and may also cause unexplained iron and/or vitamin B(12) deficiency[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Associations via vitamin B 12 deficiency 1-3 pernicious anemia (megaloblastic) subacute combined degeneration of the cord gastric carcinoid tumors 4,5 Fluoroscopy Upper gastrointestinal[radiopaedia.org] B 12 and iron deficiencies .[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Congenital Intrinsic Factor Deficiency

    Vitamin B-12 deficiency was diagnosed in a 26-year-old man.[scipers.com] Pernicious anemia definition and facts Pernicious anemia is defined as a type of vitamin B12 deficiency that results from impaired uptake of vitamin B-12 due to the lack of[medicinenet.com] History Pernicious anemia is the most common cause of vitamin B-12 deficiency.[ispub.com]

  • Transcobalamin II Deficiency

    […] levels of serum vitamin B 12 .[nejm.org] Diagnosis of Vitamin B 12 Deficiency The diagnosis of vitamin B 12 deficiency has traditionally been based on low serum vitamin B 12 levels, usually less than 200 pg per mL[sites.google.com] […] to vegetarianism Megaloblastic anemia due to vitamin B 12 deficiency Megaloblastic anemia due to vitamin B 12 malabsorption with proteinuria Selective malabsorption of cyanocobalamin[icd9data.com]

  • Blind Loop Syndrome

    A Blind Loop Can Cause Complications, Including: Poor absorption of fats Damage to the intestinal lining Vitamin B -12 deficiency Brittle bones (osteoporosis) Kidney stones[natural-health-news.com] Vitamin B-12 deficiency: Vitamin B-12 is important for the ordinary functioning of the nervous system and the production of blood cells and DNA.[epharmapedia.com] Vitamin B-12 deficiency.[fortishealthcare.com]

  • Autoimmune Pangastritis

    […] pernicious anemia Features of Vitamin B12 deficiency : triad of hematologic, neurologic, and gastrointestinal disorders (see vitamin B 12 deficiency ) Evidence of other autoimmune[amboss.com] Vitamin B 12 deficiencies are also indicative of this disease as autoantibodies to intrinsic factor inhibit the binding to vitamin B 12 complex thus stopping its uptake within[arodia.com] Iron-deficiency anemia due to low hydrochloric acid is more common in Autoimmune Gastritis, than pernicious anemia due to vitamin B12 deficiency In some patients, severe vitamin[dovemed.com]

  • Diphyllobothrium Latum Infection

    D. latum infection is sometimes associated with megaloblastic anemia due to vitamin B 12 deficiency.[gradestack.com] Laboratory findings (1) mild eosinophilia (2) macrocytic anemia ("tapeworm anemia") secondary to vitamin B12 deficiency (3) decreased serum vitamin B12 Often the infection[meducator3.net] Fish tapeworms take up dietary vitamin B 12 , occasionally resulting in vitamin B12 deficiency and megaloblastic anemia.[msdmanuals.com]

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