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2,489 Possible Causes for Wasting Syndrome

  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Uremia Uremia (urine constituents in blood) is a clinical syndrome caused by progressive accumulation of nitrogen waste products among patients with kidney failure who with[] If you develop uremic syndrome (uremia), you will need to have wastes and fluids removed through dialysis or your kidney replaced through a kidney transplant.[] Azotemia Azotemia is neither a disease entity nor a clinical syndrome.[]

  • Carcinoma of the Prostate

    Clinical examination should be thoroughly performed and may reveal cachexia, adenopathy, or an overdistended bladder.[] Findings in patients with advanced disease may include the following: Cancer cachexia Bony tenderness Lower-extremity lymphedema or deep venous thrombosis Adenopathy Overdistended[]

  • Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate

    Findings in patients with advanced disease may include the following: Cancer cachexia Bony tenderness Lower-extremity lymphedema or deep venous thrombosis Adenopathy Overdistended[]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

    Most patients die of cachexia. 7. Rare cases show transformation into Carcinoma colon. Related post: Polyposis syndrome mnemonic[] Diarrhea causes loss of protein and electrolytes and respectively cachexia (exhaustion).[] Gastrointestinal problems in Cronkhite–Canada syndrome include: Nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, and weight loss, often with cachexia (physical wasting and malnutrition[]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    -Look for Homer's syndrome and wasting of the small muscles of the hand. · Patient 2 has signs of pleural effusion on one side. · Patient 3 shows signs of unilateral collapse[] […] them to easy rupture and causing hemoptysis Dyspnea (25%) Extrinsic or intraluminal airway obstruction Activation of mechanoreceptors and chemoreceptors in lungs due to cachexia[] If you suspect bronchogenic carcinoma, always look for clubbing, tar staining, cervical lymph nodes and radiation marks, and comment on cachexia.[]

  • Congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

    syndrome - persistent weight loss of 10%, downward crossing of two or more percentile lines on the weight-for-age chart in a child older than 1 year, accompanied by either[] Stage 4: HIV wasting syndrome; extrapulmonary tuberculosis; Pneumocystis carinii pneumoniae, Candidiasis of the oesophagus, trachea, bronchi or lungs; toxoplasmosis of the[] Disseminated candidiasis associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (disorder) Immunoblastic lymphoma associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (disorder) Cachexia[]

  • Cerebral Salt-Wasting Syndrome

    Phosphate Cerebral salt-wasting syndrome leads to an increase in the fractional excretion of phosphate (FEP), in contradistinction to SIADH.[] Craniosynostosis repair Cerebral salt-wasting syndrome can also occur in the absence of cerebral disease. [5] The exact mechanism underlying cerebral salt-wasting syndrome[] Uric acid Fractional excretion of uric acid (FEUA) is increased in patients with the cerebral salt-wasting syndrome and hyperuricemia is detected.[]

  • Renal Salt-Wasting Syndrome

    Renal salt wasting syndrome is yet another, though it is not common.[] Both renal salt-wasting syndrome (RSWS) and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH) have been reported as the underlying mechanisms for chemotherapy-induced[] The marked urinary losses of sodium in combination with a negative sodium balance led to the diagnosis of cisplatin-induced renal salt wasting syndrome (RSWS).[]

  • Eating Disorder

    PubMed, Google Scholar Le Roux C.W, Ghatei M.A, Gibbs J.S& Bloom S.R. 2005 The putative satiety hormone PYY is raised in cardiac cachexia associated with primary pulmonary[]

  • Cachexia

    Recent studies point to medicinal cannabis as helpful in treating cachexia (wasting syndrome). What Is Cachexia (Wasting Syndrome)?[] The wasting syndrome occurring in both patients emphasizes as cachexia remains largely neglected and underestimated in most sub-Saharan African countries.[] From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search A wasting syndrome edit Language Label Description Also known as English cachexia A wasting syndrome Statements subclass of[]

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