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485 Possible Causes for Yellow Discoloration of the Skin

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Intensive diabetes therapy aimed at achieving near normoglycemia reduces the risk of microvascular and neurologic complications of type 1 diabetes. We studied whether the use of intensive therapy as compared with conventional therapy during the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) affected the long-term[…][]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Enlargement of liver and spleen (hepatosplenomegaly) may also occur, accompanied by yellow discoloration of the skin (jaundice) or pallor.[]

  • Exposure to Chloropicrin

    Summary Chloropicrin is used as a broad spectrum fumigant pesticide for pre-plant soil, structural, and enclosed space fumigation. It is also combined with odourless pesticides to serve as a noisome indicator for potentially hazardous odourless fumes. Under normal atmospheric conditions, chloropicrin is a volatile,[…][]

  • Myxedema

    Your skin may be coarser You could have water retention Your skin could feel dryer than usual You may have an orange or yellow discoloration to your skin You may have areas[] ‘Patients with myxedema present with rough skin of the palms, soles, elbows and knees, and yellow-orange discoloration of the skin, along with other signs of hypothyroidism[]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    BACKGROUND: Patients with minimal change nephrotic syndrome (MCNS) often also have allergic diseases. Abnormalities of Th2-derived cytokines and T-cell functions contribute to development of these diseases. On the other hand, imbalances between reactive oxygen species (ROS) and antioxidants have been implicated in[…][]

  • Lipoid Nephrosis

    Minimal change disease (MCD) is a major cause of idiopathic nephrotic syndrome (NS), characterized by intense proteinuria leading to edema and intravascular volume depletion. In adults, it accounts for approximately 15% of patients with idiopathic NS, reaching a much higher percentage at younger ages, up to 70%-90%[…][]

  • Vitamin A

    Search for more papers by this author First published: 30 November 2004 Cited by: 7 Abstract Abstract: Carotenemia is a condition characterized by yellow discoloration of[] discoloration of the skin. [37] [38] [39] In general, acute toxicity occurs at doses of 25,000 IU / kg of body weight, with chronic toxicity occurring at 4,000 IU/kg of body[] […] the skin and elevated blood carotene levels.[]

  • Nicotine Poisoning

    Objective: To investigate the characteristics and outcomes of poisoning cases involving the dermal application of multiple transdermal nicotine patches. Design: Case series; prospective postmarketing surveillance over a 24 month period. Setting: Telephone reports from 34 participating US poison centers. Patients:[…][]

  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    […] of urine 5 days back followed by yellowing of eyes and skin, nausea, and vomiting associated with feeds.[] […] complement binding antibody eculizumab is financially unviable at present in the Indian setting. » Case Report A 14-year-old male, presented with complaints of sudden reddish discoloration[]

  • Phosphorus Poisoning

    […] blood cells (anemia); bluish discoloration (cyanosis) of the skin and mucous membranes due to insufficient oxygen supply to these tissues; and/or an impaired sense of smell[] In some cases, affected individuals may exhibit increased salivation; yellowing of the teeth; an unusually rapid heart beat (tachycardia); low levels of iron within the red[]

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