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    Hepatomegaly Professional

    Hepatomegaly, Measure the hepatomegaly by percussing the upper and lower borders (will rule out causes such as emphysema which can push the liver down giving a false impression of hepatom...

    Glycogen Storage Disorders Professional

    Presentation Suspect in infants and children with growth restriction, hypoglycaemia and hepatomegaly. In juveniles and adults, GSD tends to present with fatigue and weakness on exerc...

    Mulibrey Nanism Professional

    Clinical features Feeding difficulties and respiratory tract infections are the most common problems in infancy. [ 3 ] Growth failure of prenatal origin and congenital short stature [ 4 ] ...

    Abdominal Masses Professional

    Causes of Abdominal Mass by Location Right upper quadrant Cholecystitis - very tender mass Cholangiocarcinoma - moderately tender, irregularly shaped mass Hepatomegal...

    Abdominal Masses Conditions

    Right upper quadrant Liver : enlarged liver (hepatomegaly), liver cancer . There are many causes of an enlarged liver, including infection, heart failure, cancer, alcoholic liver dis...

    X-linked Lymphoproliferative Syndrome Professional

    Abdomen : hepatomegaly, fulminant hepatitis and liver failure , splenomegaly . Haematological : atypical mononucleosis (lymphocytosis); thrombocytopenia or bone marrow failure .

    Epigastric Pain Professional

    Advanced cases may also have weight loss, vomiting, palpable mass/nodes, hepatomegaly, vomiting and dysphagia. Referred pain - this may be from the heart in myocardial infarction ; a...

    Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxykinase Deficiency Professional

    Mild icterus with hepatomegaly. Generalised muscle weakness. Deficiency of the enzyme can cause persistent neonatal hypoglycaemia but failure of downregulation has also been linked w...

    Primary Myelosclerosis Professional

    Signs Massive splenomegaly Portal hypertension and hepatomegaly Infections Hyperuricaemia (may show as kidney stones)/ gout Cachexia Amyloidosis Differen...

    Galactosaemia Professional

    It can be a life-threatening illness during the newborn period. [ 1 ] The cardinal features are hepatomegaly, cataracts and mental handicap. It is caused by mutation in the galactose-1-phosph...

    Tyrosinaemia Professional

    Signs Hepatomegaly is present in the first 3 months of life. The acute onset may be dramatic, with hepatomegaly, jaundice, epistaxis, melaena, purpuric lesions, marked oedema, and th...

    Abdominal Distension and Bloating Professional

    Localised causes of abdominal distension Right upper quadrant Hepatomegaly, hepatoma, liver cancer. Gall bladder - eg, mucocele, empyema, secondary to carcinoma of pancreas.

    POEMS Syndrome Professional

    Organomegaly (splenomegaly, hepatomegaly or lymphadenopathy). Oedema (peripheral oedema, pleural effusion or ascites). Endocrinopathy (adrenal, thyroid, pituitary, gonadal, parathyroid ...

    Body Cavity Filariasis Professional

    M. ozzardi can cause symptoms that include arthralgias, headaches, fever, pulmonary symptoms, lymphadenopathy , hepatomegaly and pruritus. Investigations Identification of mi...

    Alcoholism and Alcohol Misuse - Recognition and Assessment Professional

    Signs of liver disease, such as palmar erythema, gynaecomastia, spider naevi and jaundice [ 9 ] .      Hepatomegaly (in chronic alcoholic liver disease the liver is shrunken...

    Ehrlichiosis Professional

    There are no specific findings on clinical examination but mild hepatomegaly , lymphadenopathy and splenomegaly may occur. Differential diagnosis Any cause of an influenza...

    Lymphogranuloma Venereum Professional

    There may (rarely) be signs of conjunctivitis, hepatomegaly, meningoencephalitis, pericarditis, pneumonia and arthritis. Tertiary LGV This late presentation can occur up to 20 yea...

    Heart Murmurs in Children Professional

    One or more of the following may be present: Infant Older Child Breathlessness Exercise intolerance Poor feeding Palpitations Excessive sweating ...

    Cholangiocarcinoma Professional

    Thorium exposure is associated with an increase in cases of cholangiocarcinoma. [ 6 ] Congenital abnormalities of the bile ducts - eg, choledochal cysts. [ 7 ] Caroli's disease (a rare con...

    Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Professional

    There is a significant association with inflammatory bowel disease, hepatobiliary malignancies and colorectal cancer. [ 3 ] Presentation [ 4 ] Symptoms May be asymptomatic (presenti...

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