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Ascites and Lymphedema
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Ascites and Lymphedema



Results: Causes of Ascites AND Lymphedema

Results: 187 causes of Ascites OR Lymphedema

    1. Abdominal Cancer
     Growth of abnormal cells (tumour) affecting the organs in the abdominal cavity; may be due to primary growth of a tumour or spread from another tumour (metastases, secondary tumour)...more »
    2. Acanthocytosis
     A rare disorder where most of the red blood cells are abnormal with spiny projections due to lipid abnormalities. The blood abnormality is seen in conditions such as abetalipoproteinemia, severe liver disease and severe malnutrition. Symptoms and prognosi...more »
    3. Acyclovir -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Acyclovir during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of ex...more »
    4. Adenoid cystic carcionoma
     Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast is a rare neoplasm. It has a biological course of slow progression and near absence of Iymph node metastasis....more »
    5. African Sleeping sickness
     Fly-borne African parasitic disease....more »
    6. Aggressive systemic mastocytosis
     The excessive proliferation of mast cells. Mast cells control the skin's response to minor injury and release a chemical called histamine which causes the skin to redden. In the aggressive form, mast cells accumulate in the liver, spleen and lymphatic sys...more »
    7. Albuminuria
     The presence of albumin (a blood protein) in the urine....more »
    8. Alveolar Hydatid Disease
     Rare multi-organ tapeworm infection caught from animals....more »
    9. Andersen disease
     An rare inborn error of metabolism involving glycogen storage and characterized by cirrhosis and sometimes liver failure. Lack of the amyl-transglucosidase enzyme and abnormal glycogen causes the condition....more »
    10. Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma
     A form of cancer which tends to be systemic in nature and thus cancer cells can be found in various parts of the body such as the lymph nodes, liver, spleen, skin and bone marrow....more »

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