hypoproteinemia


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hypoproteinemia

[¦hī·pō‚prō·də′nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Abnormally low levels of protein in the blood.
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Edema, anaemia, hypoproteinemia, and acrodermatitis enteropathica: an uncommon initial presentation of cystic fibrosis.
This patient's constellation of symptoms and sings including edema in the distal part of the upper and lower extremities, hypoproteinemia, hypoalbuminemia, lymphocytopenia and ectasia of the enteric lymphatics supports intestinal lymphangiectasia.
Laboratory tests showed anemia (hemoglobin 91g/L), thrombocytopenia (platelet count 97 x [10.sup.9]/L), hypoproteinemia (albumin 33.4 g/L), and elevated serum levels of AFP (4325.0 ng/mL), aspartate aminotransferase (66 U/L; normal range, <50 U/L), lactate dehydrogenase (296 U/L; normal range, 60-240 U/L), direct (9.4 [micro]mol/L; normal range, [less than or equal to]6.8 [micro]mol/L), and indirect bilirubin (13.2 [micro]mol/L; normal range, [less than or equal to] 12.2 [micro]mol/L), with basically normal blood clotting function.
Gonda et al., "Circulating myeloid-derived suppressor cells are increased and correlate to immune suppression, inflammation and hypoproteinemia in patients with cancer," Oncology Reports, vol.
All moose were emaciated and mortality was attributed to anemia and hypoproteinemia from excessive blood loss associated with >30,000 winter ticks/animal (Jones 2016).
Thrombocytopenia, anemia, and hypoproteinemia were supported by blood products and an augmentation of the low neutrophil levels by granulocyte-colony stimulating factor tried on days four and five.
The impact of acute large volume CL includes the loss of protein, fat, and fat-soluble vitamins, trace elements, and lymphocytes in quantities that result in hypovolemia, electrolyte imbalances (hyponatremia, hypochloremia, and hypoproteinemia), malnutrition, and immunosuppression [8, 39, 42, 43].
Even the extreme body mass index and hypoproteinemia are reported to indicate a poorer prognosis [4-6].
([dagger]) Dengue hemorrhagic fever is characterized by all of the following: fever lasting 2-7 days, evidence of hemorrhagic manifestation or a positive tourniquet test, thrombocytopenia (platelets [less than or equal to] 100,000/[micro]L), and evidence of plasma leakage indicated by hemoconcentration (an increase in hematocrit [greater than or equal to] 20% above average for age or a decrease in hematocrit [greater than or equal to] 20% of baseline after fluid replacement therapy), or pleural effusion, or ascites or hypoproteinemia. http://www.cdc.gov/dengue/clinicalLab/caseDef.html.
Transudates may be caused by congestive heart failure, hepatic cirrhosis, or hypoproteinemia (nephrotic syndrome).
Biochemical profiles yielded significant hypoproteinemia, hypoalbuminemia, hypernatremia and hyperchloremic acidosis (Pless than 0.01).
The deficient nutritional status, especially hypoproteinemia, associated systemic diseases like Diabetes, chemoradiation, chemotherapy, and use of immunosuppressive drugs hinder too.