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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[wikidoc.org] 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.[uwhealth.org] Azotemia Azotemia is neither a disease entity nor a clinical syndrome.[wikidoc.org]

  • Carcinoma of the Prostate

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

  • 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[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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

  • 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[syrianclinic.com] […] them to easy rupture and causing hemoptysis Dyspnea (25%) Extrinsic or intraluminal airway obstruction Activation of mechanoreceptors and chemoreceptors in lungs due to cachexia[epomedicine.com] If you suspect bronchogenic carcinoma, always look for clubbing, tar staining, cervical lymph nodes and radiation marks, and comment on cachexia.[syrianclinic.com]

  • 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[symptoma.com] Stage 4: HIV wasting syndrome; extrapulmonary tuberculosis; Pneumocystis carinii pneumoniae, Candidiasis of the oesophagus, trachea, bronchi or lungs; toxoplasmosis of the[slideshare.net] Disseminated candidiasis associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (disorder) Immunoblastic lymphoma associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (disorder) Cachexia[icd.codes]

  • Cerebral Salt-Wasting Syndrome

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

  • Renal Salt-Wasting Syndrome

    Renal salt wasting syndrome is yet another, though it is not common.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both renal salt-wasting syndrome (RSWS) and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH) have been reported as the underlying mechanisms for chemotherapy-induced[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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[doi.org]

  • Cachexia

    Recent studies point to medicinal cannabis as helpful in treating cachexia (wasting syndrome). What Is Cachexia (Wasting Syndrome)?[citiva.com] The wasting syndrome occurring in both patients emphasizes as cachexia remains largely neglected and underestimated in most sub-Saharan African countries.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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[wikidata.org]

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