hypoproteinemia

Summary

Summary: A condition in which total serum protein level is below the normal range. Hypoproteinemia can be caused by protein malabsorption in the gastrointestinal tract, EDEMA, or PROTEINURIA.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A combination therapy with copper nicotinate complex reduces the adverse effects of 5-fluorouracil on patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Muhammad A M El-Saadani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, Egypt
    J Exp Ther Oncol 4:19-24. 2004
  2. ncbi Renal transitional cell carcinoma and choristoma in a degu (Octodon degus)
    Patrick A Lester
    Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0614, USA
    Contemp Top Lab Anim Sci 44:41-4. 2005
  3. ncbi Pressure sores and blood and serum dysmetabolism in spinal cord injury patients
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 42:473-6. 2004
  4. ncbi Hypoproteinemia, strong-ion difference, and acid-base status in critically ill patients
    P Wilkes
    University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 84:1740-8. 1998
  5. ncbi Hypoproteinemia on the first day of life and adverse outcome in very preterm infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit
    S Iacobelli
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Dijon University Hospital, Dijon, France
    J Perinatol 32:520-4. 2012
  6. ncbi Cosyntropin-stimulated salivary cortisol in hospitalized patients with hypoproteinemia
    Hershel Raff
    Endocrine Research Laboratory, Endocrine Diabetes Center, Aurora St Luke s Medical Center, 2801W KK River Pky Suite 245, Milwaukee, WI 53215, USA
    Endocrine 34:68-74. 2008
  7. ncbi Sodium fluoride-induced hypoproteinemia and hypoglycemia in parental and F(1)-generation rats and amelioration by vitamins
    R J Verma
    Department of Zoology, University School of Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad 380 009, India
    Food Chem Toxicol 40:1781-8. 2002
  8. pmc Familial hypercatabolic hypoproteinemia caused by deficiency of the neonatal Fc receptor, FcRn, due to a mutant beta2-microglobulin gene
    Manzoor A Wani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5084-9. 2006
  9. ncbi Edema, anemia, hypoproteinemia, and acrodermatitis enteropathica: an uncommon initial presentation of cystic fibrosis
    Antonio E Muñiz
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA 23298 0401, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:112-4. 2004
  10. ncbi Hypoproteinemia in severe childhood atopic dermatitis: a serious complication
    Ichiro Nomura
    Department of Allergy, National Children s Hospital, Taishido, Setagayaku, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 13:287-94. 2002

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  1. ncbi A combination therapy with copper nicotinate complex reduces the adverse effects of 5-fluorouracil on patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Muhammad A M El-Saadani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, Egypt
    J Exp Ther Oncol 4:19-24. 2004
    ..In conclusion the combination with CuCl (HNA)2 given in such a dosage schedule mitigated the most frequent toxicities associating 5-FU administration and enhanced defense mechanisms against oxidative stress...
  2. ncbi Renal transitional cell carcinoma and choristoma in a degu (Octodon degus)
    Patrick A Lester
    Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0614, USA
    Contemp Top Lab Anim Sci 44:41-4. 2005
    ..Laboratory analyses revealed leukocytosis with neutrophilia and anemia; hypoproteinemia and hypoalbuminemia; hyperglycemia, hyperphosphatemia, and elevated alanine aminotransferase, blood urea ..
  3. ncbi Pressure sores and blood and serum dysmetabolism in spinal cord injury patients
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 42:473-6. 2004
    ..Spinal cord injury (SCI) patients with pressure sores were studied before and after surgical intervention for ulcer healing and compared with matched SCI patients without sores and with patients with pressure sores and other diseases...
  4. ncbi Hypoproteinemia, strong-ion difference, and acid-base status in critically ill patients
    P Wilkes
    University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 84:1740-8. 1998
    The present study was a prospective, nonrandomized, observational examination of the relationship among hypoproteinemia and electrolyte and acid-base status in a critical care population of patients...
  5. ncbi Hypoproteinemia on the first day of life and adverse outcome in very preterm infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit
    S Iacobelli
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Dijon University Hospital, Dijon, France
    J Perinatol 32:520-4. 2012
    We aimed to investigate the relationship between day-1 hypoproteinemia and severe adverse outcome (SAO) in very preterm infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
  6. ncbi Cosyntropin-stimulated salivary cortisol in hospitalized patients with hypoproteinemia
    Hershel Raff
    Endocrine Research Laboratory, Endocrine Diabetes Center, Aurora St Luke s Medical Center, 2801W KK River Pky Suite 245, Milwaukee, WI 53215, USA
    Endocrine 34:68-74. 2008
    ..Salivary cortisol is a clinically useful surrogate for serum free cortisol in dynamic testing of adrenocortical function...
  7. ncbi Sodium fluoride-induced hypoproteinemia and hypoglycemia in parental and F(1)-generation rats and amelioration by vitamins
    R J Verma
    Department of Zoology, University School of Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad 380 009, India
    Food Chem Toxicol 40:1781-8. 2002
    ..It is concluded that co-treatment with vitamins C, D and C+D+E were found more effective in ameliorating NaF-induced effects than vitamin E and withdrawal of NaF treatment during lactation...
  8. pmc Familial hypercatabolic hypoproteinemia caused by deficiency of the neonatal Fc receptor, FcRn, due to a mutant beta2-microglobulin gene
    Manzoor A Wani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5084-9. 2006
    ..hypercatabolism and reduced serum levels of albumin and IgG in the two siblings with familial hypercatabolic hypoproteinemia. This experiment of nature affirms our hypothesis that FcRn binds IgG and albumin, salvages both from a ..
  9. ncbi Edema, anemia, hypoproteinemia, and acrodermatitis enteropathica: an uncommon initial presentation of cystic fibrosis
    Antonio E Muñiz
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA 23298 0401, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:112-4. 2004
    ..Less frequently, the presenting features in infants may include edema, anemia, hypoproteinemia, and acrodermatitis enteropathica...
  10. ncbi Hypoproteinemia in severe childhood atopic dermatitis: a serious complication
    Ichiro Nomura
    Department of Allergy, National Children s Hospital, Taishido, Setagayaku, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 13:287-94. 2002
    As a complication of atopic dermatitis (AD), the incidence of hypoproteinemia is increasing among infants with severe AD in Japan...
  11. ncbi Albumin and furosemide therapy in hypoproteinemic patients with acute lung injury
    Greg S Martin
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:2175-82. 2002
    b>Hypoproteinemia, fluid retention, and weight gain are associated with development of acute lung injury and mortality in critically ill patients, without proof of cause and effect...
  12. ncbi [Protein losing enteropathy (PLE) detected by Tc99m-labelled human serum albumin abdominal scintigraphy--case report]
    Alicja Hubalewska-Hoła
    Katedra i Klinika Endokrynologii, Collegium Medicum, Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 60:606-8. 2003
    ..An 4-year-old girl was presented to an outside Pediatric Department due to hypoproteinemia and recurrent pneumonia which had caused several prior hospitalizations...
  13. ncbi Effect of hydroxyethyl starch infusion on colloid oncotic pressure in hypoproteinemic horses
    P A Jones
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, New Bolton Center, University of Pennsylvania, Kennett Square, PA 19348, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 218:1130-5. 2001
    ..Results of comparison of pi meas to piA + G after HES infusion suggest that a significant oncotic effect was maintained for 24 hours in the study horses...
  14. ncbi Evaluation of fructosamine in dogs and cats with hypo- or hyperproteinaemia, azotaemia, hyperlipidaemia and hyperbilirubinaemia
    C E Reusch
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 148:370-6. 2001
    ..No significant changes in fructosamine were detected in dogs or cats with hyperproteinaemia or hyperbilirubinaemia, or in cats with hyperlipidaemia or azotaemia...
  15. ncbi [A rare cause of peripheral edema: exudative lymphocytic gastritis induced hypoprotidemia]
    Richard Montagnac
    Service de néphrologie hémodialyse, Centre hospitalier de Troyes, 10003 Troyes cedex, France
    Nephrol Ther 3:107-12. 2007
    ..Etiology and pathogeny remain still unknown but proton pump gastric inhibitors are an effective treatment...
  16. ncbi A 17-month-old boy with periorbital swelling
    Jimmy Ko
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and the Jaffe Food Allergy Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:220-6. 2004
  17. ncbi Features and prognoses of infantile patients with atopic dermatitis hospitalized for severe complications
    Norito Katoh
    Department of Dermatology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine Graduatw School of Medical Science, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    J Dermatol 33:827-32. 2006
    ..They were complicated by hypoproteinemia, hypovolemia, thrombocytosis, reduced serum immunoglobulin G, elevated serum liver enzymes and growth ..
  18. ncbi [Nephrotic syndrome]
    Hitoshi Sugiyama
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry
    Nihon Rinsho 63:521-5. 2005
  19. ncbi [A special case of swollen lower limb]
    O Bonny
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Nephrologie und Hypertonie, Inselspital, Bern
    Ther Umsch 61:691-5. 2004
    ..The general practitioner must keep in mind a broad range of causes when seeing every-day-patients with peripheral edema, although the correct etiology can be found easily in most cases...
  20. ncbi Fluid balance in acute lung injury: a model of clinical trial development
    Renee D Stapleton
    Crit Care Med 33:1857-8. 2005
  21. pmc Nonventilatory treatments for acute lung injury and ARDS
    Carolyn S Calfee
    University of California, San Francisco, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0130, USA
    Chest 131:913-20. 2007
    ..This article reviews these developments and other recent research on the optimal nonventilatory management of patients with ALI...
  22. ncbi Serum protein electrophoresis in retired racing Greyhounds
    Manena Fayos
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    Vet Clin Pathol 34:397-400. 2005
    ..Compared with other breeds, Greyhounds have low serum protein concentrations, but the concentrations of different serum protein fractions have not been reported...
  23. ncbi Giardiasis as the cause of oedema and hypoproteinaemia in a child
    Figen Ozcay
    Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Trop Paediatr 22:63-5. 2002
    ..The importance of considering giardiasis in patients with hypoproteinaemia of obscure aetiology is emphasised...
  24. ncbi Protein-losing gastropathy associated with autoimmune disease: successful treatment with prednisolone
    Toshihiro Aoki
    First Department of Internal Medicine Department of Pathology, Miyazaki Medical College, Kiyotake, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 37:204-9. 2002
    ..Blood examination revealed hypoproteinemia, hypoalbuminemia, and hypercholesteremia...
  25. ncbi Peripheral edema
    Shaun Cho
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Am J Med 113:580-6. 2002
    ..Specific etiologies are reviewed to compare the diseases that manifest this common physical sign. Finally, we review the clinical approach to diagnosis and treatment strategies...
  26. ncbi Serum copper and zinc concentrations and their relation to superoxide dismutase in severe malnutrition
    Savitri Thakur
    Department of Paediatrics, King George s Medical University, Lucknow, India
    Eur J Pediatr 163:742-4. 2004
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  27. ncbi Utilization of knockout mice to examine the potential role of gastric histamine H2-receptors in Menetrier's disease
    Toshiki Ogawa
    Department of Applied Pharmacology, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Yamashina, Kyoto 607 8414, Japan
    J Pharmacol Sci 91:61-70. 2003
    Menetrier's disease is characterized by giant gastric folds with foveolar hyperplasia and cystic dilatation, hypoproteinemia, and enhanced mucus secretion...
  28. ncbi Hemodynamic study of serial double-filtration plasmapheresis
    Jiann Horng Yeh
    Department of Neurology, Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, 95 Wen Chang Road, Shih Lin District, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Apher 17:33-7. 2002
    ..However, analogous albumin removal rate was not correlated with these hemodynamic parameters. In conclusion, our results confirm that hypoproteinemia is an important factor for contributing to unstable hemodynamics during serial DFP.
  29. ncbi Effect of albumin and Hespan on rodent hepatocyte function after hemorrhagic shock and sepsis
    Angie L Vlahos
    Department of Surgery, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 59:583-8. 2005
    ..This study assesses the effects of increased colloid osmotic pressure on albumin and urea genesis from hepatocytes exposed to HS or septic insult before harvesting...
  30. ncbi Menetrier's disease treated with octreotide long-acting release
    Bryan T Green
    Division of Gastroenterology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3913, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:1028-9. 2004
  31. ncbi Enteric dysfunction in patients with asymptomatic HIV-infection versus patients with hypoproteinemia/hypalbuminemia and advanced HIV-infection
    J C Wasmuth
    Department of Internal Medicine I, University of Bonn, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 7:536-42. 2002
    It is unclear whether enteric dysfunction and protein losses contribute to hypoproteinemia, which heralds poor survival in HIV infection.
  32. ncbi [Albumin--biological functions and clinical significance]
    A Miller
    Klinika Hematologii,
    Postepy Hig Med Dosw 55:17-36. 2001
    ..These problems are discussed through out this paper...
  33. ncbi Celiac crisis in the modern era
    Richard L Mones
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Goryeb Children s Hospital Atlantic Health, 100 Madison Ave, Box 82, Morristown, NJ 07962, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:480-3. 2007
  34. ncbi [Recognizing and understanding disorders: edema as the primary symptom]
    Udo K Lindner
    Gesundheits und Krankenpflegeausbildung
    Pflege Z 61:48-51. 2008
  35. ncbi Acute widespread oedema, hypoproteinaemia and generalized morphoea
    R F Rose
    Clin Exp Dermatol 30:303-4. 2005
  36. ncbi Histiocytic sarcoma of the spleen in flat-coated retrievers with regenerative anaemia and hypoproteinaemia
    J Dobson
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, The Queen s Veterinary School Hospital, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES
    Vet Rec 158:825-9. 2006
    ..It is postulated that the dogs' anaemia was due to erythrophagocytosis, either directly by neoplastic cells or by reactive macrophages...
  37. ncbi Improvement in fresh frozen plasma transfusion practice: results of an outcome audit
    N Kakkar
    Department of Pathology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Punjab, India
    Transfus Med 14:231-5. 2004
    ..Local hospital transfusion committees can play a vital role in overseeing transfusion practices to ensure optimal use of blood/component therapy...
  38. ncbi Complications associated with symptomatic diagnosis in infants with cystic fibrosis
    Frank J Accurso
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, The Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado 80218, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S37-41. 2005
    ..To determine the complication and hospitalization rates in children with cystic fibrosis (CF) by mode of diagnosis...
  39. ncbi A reappraisal of the criteria to diagnose plasma leakage in dengue hemorrhagic fever
    S Balasubramanian
    Department of Pediatrics, Kanchi Kamakoti CHILDS Trust Hospital, 12A, Nageswara Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai 600 034, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:334-9. 2006
    ..Among the DHF cases, hemoconcentration (>20%) was detected in 20 cases (57.14%), hypoproteinemia in 11 (31.42%) and clinical evidence of pleural effusion and or ascites in 25 (71.42%)...
  40. ncbi Molecular diagnosis of analbuminemia: a novel mutation identified in two Amerindian and two Turkish families
    Monica Galliano
    Department of Biochemistry A Castellani, Universita di Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Clin Chem 48:844-9. 2002
    ..Analbuminemia is a rare autosomal recessive disorder in which individuals have little or no circulating albumin, usually the most abundant plasma protein. We describe a new mutation associated with analbuminemia...
  41. ncbi Acrodermatitis enteropathica-like eruption and failure to thrive as presenting signs of cystic fibrosis
    Daniel Zedek
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 0001, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:S5-8. 2008
    ..The patient had growth retardation, developed an erythematous eruption unresponsive to oral zinc, and finally a generalized erosive dermatitis with associated edema, anemia and hypoproteinemia.
  42. ncbi A previously undescribed form of congenital disorder of glycosylation with variable presentation in siblings: early fetal loss with hydrops fetalis, and infant death with hypoproteinemia
    F A McKenzie
    Hunter Genetics, Hunter New England Health, Newcastle, Australia
    Am J Med Genet A 143:2029-34. 2007
    ..CDG must be considered in the differential diagnosis of hydrops fetalis, congenital hypoproteinemia and death in early infancy, particularly when associated with dysmorphic features.
  43. ncbi Understanding and managing fluid balance in patients with acute lung injury
    Charmaine A Lewis
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 10:13-7. 2004
    ..In this article, we discuss the current knowledge as to fluid balance in the pathophysiology of ALI/ARDS and the recent innovations that have been described related to manipulations of hydrostatic or oncotic pressure in this condition...
  44. ncbi Warning of high-flux hemodialysis
    T Takenaka
    Shinjuku Suimei Clinic, Tokyo, Japan
    Ren Fail 23:819-25. 2001
    ..Our data that although high-flux HD failed to induce significant drops in blood pressure, it elicited greater magnitude of decreases in blood volume, implicate the judicious application of high-flux HD...
  45. ncbi Segmental dilatation of the ileum accompanying hypoproteinemia
    Levent Elemen
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Istanbul German Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Pediatr Surg 43:e15-8. 2008
    ..We present a case of SID causing hypoproteinemia.
  46. ncbi [Report of a case with protein-losing gastroenteropathy]
    Xin Lin Hou
    Zhonghua Er Ke Za Zhi 41:479. 2003
  47. ncbi Spontaneous pregnancy and partial recovery of pituitary function in a patient with Sheehan's syndrome
    Ting Ting See
    Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Panchiao, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 68:187-90. 2005
    ..It is crucial to institute adequate hormone-replacement therapy during pregnancy, since hypopituitarism is associated with high fetal and maternal morbidity and mortality...
  48. ncbi [A case of pulmonary Nocardia farcinica infection in a patient with non-tuberculous mycobacteriosis]
    H Ohnishi
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nishi-Kobe Medical Center
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 74:274-7. 2000
    ..Laboratory findings showed mild hypoproteinemia and elevated sedimentation rate...
  49. ncbi Disseminated histoplasmosis in an African pygmy hedgehog
    Timothy A Snider
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:74-6. 2008
    ..A 2-year-old captive-bred sexually intact female African pygmy hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris) was evaluated because of vague signs of illness including inappetence, weakness, lethargy, and weight loss over a 20-day period...
  50. ncbi Endocapillary proliferative glomerulonephritis with crescent formation and concurrent tubulointerstitial nephritis complicating retroperitoneal fibrosis with a high serum level of IgG4
    K Katano
    Department of Internal Medicine, Fujita Memorial Hospital, Fukui, Japan
    Clin Nephrol 68:308-14. 2007
    ..Her laboratory data revealed a high serum level of IgG4, renal injury, hypoproteinemia, hypocomplementemia, a positive finding of circulating immunocomplex (CIC), and negative findings ..
  51. ncbi [A SLE case with toxic shock syndrome after delivery]
    A Kadoya
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kitasato University, School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 70:1279-83. 1996
    ..due to fever, diarrhea, erosive rash, pericardial effusion, myalgia, low blood pressure, thrombocytopenia and hypoproteinemia which appeared two days after transvaginal delivery...
  52. ncbi The influence of thymoquinone on doxorubicin-induced hyperlipidemic nephropathy in rats
    O A Badary
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, Al Azhar University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
    Toxicology 143:219-26. 2000
    ..of DOX (6 mg/kg) induced a severe nephrotic syndrome (after 5 weeks) associated with hypoalbuminemia, hypoproteinemia, elevated serum urea, hyperlipidemia, and a high urinary excretion of protein, albumin and N-acetyl-beta-D-..
  53. pmc Spectrum of childhood nephrotic syndrome in Iran: A single center study
    A Safaei
    Department of Pediatrics, Guilan University of Medical Science, Rasht, IR, Iran
    Indian J Nephrol 19:87-90. 2009
    ..NS) is a clinical entity characterized by massive loss of urinary protein (primarily albuminuria) leading to hypoproteinemia (hypoalbuminemia) and its result, edema...
  54. ncbi Disseminated mycobacteriosis in patients with severe hematologic disorders
    H Funada
    Protected Environment Unit, Kanazawa University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 65:1297-303. 1991
    ..Fever was the most common clinical symptom. Chest X-ray abnormalities, hypoproteinemia, liver dysfunction, and hypoxemia were noted in most cases...
  55. ncbi A case of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome: remission after treatment with anti-Helicobacter pylori regimen
    Kenta Okamoto
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki National Medical Center, Omura, Japan
    Digestion 78:82-7. 2008
    ..Laboratory investigations showed mild anemia, hypoproteinemia and hypoalbuminemia...
  56. ncbi An evaluation of modified case definitions for the detection of dengue hemorrhagic fever. Puerto Rico Association of Epidemiologists
    J G Rigau-Perez
    Dengue Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 18:347-52. 1999
    ..and plasma leakage evidenced by hemoconcentration > or = 20%, pleural or abdominal effusions, hypoproteinemia or hypoalbuminemia...
  57. ncbi [Usefulness of the quantification of the alpha-1 serous protein band in the screening of alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency]
    M Miravitlles
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital General Vall d Hebron, Barcelona
    Arch Bronconeumol 34:536-40. 1998
    ..Although alpha-1 serum protein is widely known to accompany AAT deficiency, the diagnostic utility of measuring the alpha-1 band to screen for this condition has not been assessed in the literature...
  58. ncbi Value of autopsy in nonimmune hydrops fetalis: series of 51 stillborn fetuses
    Maria M Rodriguez
    Department of Pathology, Division of Pediatric Pathology, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, Holtz Center 2142, 1611 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 5:365-74. 2002
    ..It is helpful to alert physicians about the presence of anemia, heart failure, and/or hypoproteinemia, but this diagnosis is frequently overlooked...
  59. pmc Clinical and laboratory findings and therapeutic responses in children with nephrotic syndrome
    A A S L Safaei
    Department of Pediatrics, Guilan University of Medical Science, Rasht, IR Iran
    Indian J Nephrol 20:68-71. 2010
    Nephrotic syndrome (NS) is a clinical entity characterized by massive loss of urinary protein leading to hypoproteinemia and edema...
  60. ncbi Proliferative sparganosis in a dog
    Debora A Drake
    Southpaw Animal Health, 15421 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 233:1756-60. 2008
    ..A 21-month-old spayed female Border Collie was examined because of progressive right forelimb lameness, signs of pain, and subcutaneous edema. The dog lived in a fenced yard in Tampa, Fla, that contained a small area of marshy terrain...
  61. ncbi [Risk factors for acute abdominal wall dehiscence after laparotomy in adults]
    José Ignacio Rodríguez-Hermosa
    Servicio de Cirugia General y Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Dr Josep Trueta, Girona, Spain
    Cir Esp 77:280-6. 2005
    ..Total evisceration consists of protrusion of the abdominal viscera due to dehiscence of all the planes of the abdominal wall after laparotomy. The greater the number of risk factors, the greater the probability of evisceration...
  62. ncbi Anemia, myopathy, and pansteatitis in vitamin E-deficient captive marmosets (Callithrix spp.)
    C Juan-Sallés
    U D Histologia í Anatomia Patològica, Facultat de Veterinària Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, E 08193 Bellaterra Barcelona, Spain
    Vet Pathol 40:540-7. 2003
    ..with weight loss (5/5); fecal retention (3/5); diarrhea (2/5); impaired locomotion (3/5); anemia (4/4); hypoproteinemia or hypoalbuminemia (3/4); elevations of creatine phosphokinase, lactic dehydrogenase, and alanine ..
  63. ncbi Failure of biliopancreatic diversion in Prader-Willi syndrome
    G Grugni
    Department of Auxology, IRCCS S Giuseppe Hospital, Istituto Auxologico Italiano Foundation, Verbania, 28921 Italy
    Obes Surg 10:179-81; discussion 182. 2000
    ..In a small number of patients, favorable results have been reported with biliopancreatic diversion (BPD)...
  64. ncbi Acute hemoperitoneum in horses: a review of 19 cases (1992-2003)
    N Pusterla
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 19:344-7. 2005
    ..Clinicopathologic abnormalities commonly detected were anemia, neutrophilia, lymphopenia, thrombocytopenia, hypoproteinemia, hypocalcemia, azotemia, increased creatinine kinase, and sorbitol dehydrogenase activity...
  65. ncbi Effect of probucol on serum lipoprotein and apoprotein profiles in renal transplant patients
    M Okubo
    Department of Medicine, Sano Kohsei Hospital, Tochigi, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 31:356-9. 1998
    ..9 mg/dL or less, and who had no diabetes mellitus or hypoproteinemia, were treated with probucol, 250 mg twice daily for 3 months. Seventeen age-matched (36.8+/-1...
  66. ncbi Clinical pathology and hemostatic abnormalities in experimental African horsesickness
    A J Skowronek
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Vet Pathol 32:112-21. 1995
    ..lactate dehydrogenase, aspartate aminotransferase, and alkaline phosphatase, hypocalcemia, hypoalbuminemia, hypoproteinemia, and elevated creatinine, phosphorus, and total bilirubin levels were present in some but not all horses...
  67. ncbi Factors associated with severe sepsis: prospective study of 94 neutropenic febrile episodes
    Ramzi Jeddi
    Department of Hematology, Aziza Othmana University Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Hematology 15:28-32. 2010
    ..8 mmol/l; p=0.05, OR=3.9, 95% CI: 1.3-45.7), hypoproteinemia (<62 g/l; p=0.006, OR=4.1, 95% CI: 1.4-11...
  68. ncbi A case of late onset primary hyperoxaluria type I (PH-I) presented with black liver
    S Kazama Saegusa
    Shimotsuga General Hospital, Second Department of Medicine, Dokkyo Medical School, Mibu, Japan
    Clin Nephrol 50:184-7. 1998
    ..Laboratory testing showed azotemia, anemia, hypoproteinemia and mild liver dysfunction but no liver cirrhosis...
  69. ncbi [Two cases of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus sepsis]
    Y Tokumura
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Teikyo University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 68:249-53. 1994
    ..Both cases had common underlying diseases such as hypoproteinemia with edema and problems in the lower intestinal tract; the former had polysurgery and malabsorption syndrome, ..
  70. ncbi [Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis]
    Cecilia Laguna
    Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Espana
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 97:177-85. 2006
    ..The aim of this work is to reflect the clinical experience of the Dermatology Department of Hospital General in Valencia with Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) or Lyell's syndrome over the last 15 years...
  71. ncbi [Influences of lymphatic vessel ligation in pelvic lymphadenectomy on postoperative lymphocyst formation--a randomized controlled trial]
    Huai Wu Lu
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangdong, P R China
    Ai Zheng 28:1193-7. 2009
    ..Prevention of this disease is more important than treatment. This randomized study was to evaluate the preventive effect of lymph vessel ligation during pelvic lymphadenectomy on pelvic lymphocyst formation...
  72. ncbi Ceftriaxone pharmacokinetics during iatrogenic hydroxyethyl starch-induced hypoalbuminemia: a model to explore the effects of decreased protein binding capacity on highly bound drugs
    O Mimoz
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Bicetre Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Anesthesiology 93:735-43. 2000
    ..various drugs used by anesthesiologists highly bind to plasma proteins, the impact of iatrogenically induced hypoproteinemia on their pharmacologic effects has never been investigated...
  73. ncbi Cronkhite-Canada syndrome containing colon cancer and serrated adenoma lesions
    Masakazu Yashiro
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Digestion 69:57-62. 2004
    ..A 77-year-old man was diagnosed with sigmoid colon cancer after presenting with hypoproteinemia, nail atrophy, loss of scalp hair, hyperpigmentation, and gastrointestinal polyposis...
  74. ncbi Urological complications after radical hysterectomy: incidence rates and predisposing factors
    Ivana Likić-Ladević
    Clinical Center of Serbia, Institute of Gynecology and Obstetric, Belgrade
    Vojnosanit Pregl 64:381-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the incidence and predisposing factor of urological complications after radical hysterectomy...
  75. ncbi Recurrence of nephrotic proteinuria in children with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis after renal transplantation treated with plasmapheresis and immunoadsorption: case reports
    F Fencl
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital Motol, Charles University in Prague, 2nd Medical School, Prague, Czech Republic
    Transplant Proc 39:3488-90. 2007
    ..Seven months after renal transplantation, she was switched from PE to IA, because of severe hypoproteinemia. Graft biopsy performed at 4 months showed effacement of the foot processes...
  76. ncbi Beneficial effect of all-trans retinoic acid (ATRA) on glomerulosclerosis rats via the down-regulation of the expression of alpha-smooth muscle actin: a comparative study between ATRA and benazepril
    Peng Hu
    Department of Pediatrics, First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China
    Exp Mol Pathol 89:51-7. 2010
    ..In comparison with benazepril, ATRA exerted no improvement in hypoproteinemia, but more significant decrease in serum Cr level in GS rats...
  77. ncbi Steroidogenic impairment due to reduced ovarian transcription of cytochrome P450 side-chain-cleavage (P450scc) and steroidogenic acute regulatory protein (StAR) during experimental nephrotic syndrome
    Miguel Peña-Rico
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Chemistry, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, CP 04510, Mexico City, Mexico
    Life Sci 79:702-8. 2006
    The nephrotic syndrome is a renal disease characterized by proteinuria, hypoproteinemia, edema and hyperlipidemia...
  78. ncbi Vitamin E deficiency and pansteatitis in juvenile boat-billed herons (Cochlearius cochlearius)
    C G Pollock
    Department of Comparative Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37901 1071, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 30:297-300. 1999
    ..Clinical pathology revealed heterophilic leukocytosis, anemia, hypoproteinemia, and low plasma alpha (alpha)-tocopherol levels (1.94 microg/ml and 2.14 microg/ml)...
  79. pmc The bone marrow aspirate and biopsy in the diagnosis of unsuspected nonhematologic malignancy: a clinical study of 19 cases
    Fahir Ozkalemkas
    Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, Uludag University School of Medicine, Uludag University Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
    BMC Cancer 5:144. 2005
    ..Although bone marrow metastases can be found commonly in some malignant tumors, diagnosing a nonhematologic malignancy from marrow is not a usual event...
  80. ncbi Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to quantitate serum ferritin in black and white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata variegata)
    Gordon A Andrews
    Department of Diagnostic Medicine Pathobiology, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 5601, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 36:648-52. 2005
    ..binding capacity, both of which may be affected by disorders unrelated to iron adequacy or excess including hypoproteinemia, chronic infection, hemolytic anemia, hypothyroidism, renal disease, and drug administration...
  81. pmc Minimal change nephrotic syndrome in an 82 year old patient following a tetanus-diphteria-poliomyelitis-vaccination
    Christian Clajus
    Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Medical School Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    BMC Nephrol 10:21. 2009
    ..In the elderly MCNS is relatively uncommon. Over the last decade some reports suggest a rare but possible association with the administration of various vaccines...
  82. ncbi [Side effects of L-asparaginase during therapies for remission induction and maintenance in children with acute lymphocytic leukemia]
    Hong Wang
    Department of Pediatrics, Shengjing Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China
    Zhongguo Shi Yan Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi 17:739-41. 2009
    ..than during remission induction therapy, while defibrination, abnormal hemagglutinin, acute pancreatitis, hypoproteinemia, gastrointestinal reaction and infectious shock were observed more during remission induction therapy than ..
  83. ncbi Hyponatremia secondary to multiple etiologies: a case report
    Kyuzi Kamoi
    The Department of Medicine and Diabetes Center, Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital, Nagaoka, Niigata 940 2045, Japan
    J Med 35:125-40. 2004
    ..After admission, the hyponatremia worsened, and edema with hypoproteinemia developed. The patient was found to have hypothyroidism due to chronic thyroiditis...
  84. ncbi Clinical and clinicopathologic features of dogs that consumed foodborne hepatotoxic aflatoxins: 72 cases (2005-2006)
    Diane M Dereszynski
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:1329-37. 2008
    ..To characterize clinical signs, clinicopathologic features, treatments, and survival in dogs with naturally acquired foodborne aflatoxicosis...
  85. ncbi Rare clinical presentation mode of intestinal malrotation after neonatal period: Malabsorption-like symptoms due to chronic midgut volvulus
    Mustafa Imamoglu
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Karadeniz Technical University, Faculty of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 46:167-70. 2004
    ..Many different and non-specific clinic presentation modes of malrotation anomalies (MA) have been reported after neonatal period. The authors describe four children with MA presented with malabsorption-like clinical features...
  86. ncbi [Limb lymphedema as a first manifestation of primary intestinal lymphangiectasia (Waldmann's disease)]
    V Boursier
    Unité de lymphologie, hôpital Cognacq Jay, Site Broussais, 102, rue Didot, 75674 Paris 14
    J Mal Vasc 29:103-6. 2004
    ..Lower limb lymphoscintigraphy confirmed lymphedema and duodenal biopsies lymphangiectasia. Hypoproteinemia, lymphopenia and hypogammaglobulinemia were also noted...
  87. ncbi [A prospective multicenter clinical control trial on treatment of refractory nephrotic syndrome with mycophenolate mofetil in children]
    Zhu Wen Yi
    Department of Pediatrics, Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410011, China
    Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi 10:575-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) plus prednisone on refractory nephrotic syndrome (RNS) in children...
  88. ncbi Protein-losing enteropathy during highly active antiretroviral therapy in a patient with AIDS-related disseminated Mycobacterial avium complex infection
    Eiichi Ogawa
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Kyushu University Hospital, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 15:252-6. 2009
    ..which excess protein loss into the gastrointestinal lumen, due to various causes, is severe enough to produce hypoproteinemia and hypoalbuminemia. We report a 28-year-old Japanese woman with PLE...
  89. ncbi Effect of probucol on hypercholesterolemia in renal transplant patients
    M Okubo
    Department of Medicine, Sano Kohsei Hospital, Tochigi, Japan
    Kidney Int Suppl 71:S229-30. 1999
    ..Hypercholesterolemia is a well-known complication in kidney transplant recipients, although its pathogenesis may be multifactorial. The therapeutic effect of probucol on post-transplant hypercholesterolemia was prospectively evaluated...
  90. ncbi Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-associated colitis with a histology of collagenous colitis
    K Yagi
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Niigata Prefectural Yoshida Hospital, Nishikanbaragun, Japan
    Endoscopy 33:629-32. 2001
    ..She began to suffer from intermittent diarrhea in April 1999. Serological examination showed hypoproteinemia, which indicated that she had protein-losing enteropathy...
  91. ncbi Experimental infection of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) with Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    Mitchell V Palmer
    Bacterial Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, 2300 Dayton Avenue, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:597-608. 2007
    ..characterized by a protracted subclinical phase followed by clinical signs such as diarrhea, weight loss, and hypoproteinemia. Fecal shedding of Map is characteristic of both the subclinical and clinical phases, and it is important in ..
  92. pmc Neonatal intrahepatic cholestasis caused by citrin deficiency in Korean infants
    Jae Sung Ko
    Department of Pediatrics, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 22:952-6. 2007
    ..Two of these three showed failure to thrive. The laboratory findings showed hypoproteinemia and hyperammonemia, and liver biopsies revealed micro-macrovesicular fatty liver and cholestasis...
  93. ncbi Traumatic tricuspid regurgitation resulting in protein-losing enteropathy: a case report
    Chia Hsun Lin
    Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, College of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, Hsinchuang, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Heart Valve Dis 14:852-4. 2005
    Protein-losing enteropathy (PLE) with hypoproteinemia is an uncommon but serious complication of congestive heart failure. Reports of patients with PLE resulting from severe tricuspid regurgitation (TR) caused by trauma are rare...
  94. ncbi Blastomycosis-like pyoderma
    Shweta S Sawalka
    Department of Dermatology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 73:117-9. 2007
    ..Investigations revealed anemia, hypoproteinemia, decreased albumin and positive D-xylose test...
  95. ncbi Chemopreventive and hepatoprotective effects of embelin on N-nitrosodiethylamine and carbon tetrachloride induced preneoplasia and toxicity in rat liver
    Radhika Poojari
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ramnarain Ruia College, Matunga, India
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 11:1015-20. 2010
    ..alkaline phosphatase, gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase, glutathione-S-transferase, lipid peroxidase as well as hypoproteinemia, hypoalbuminuria and glutathione depletion...
  96. ncbi Use of hydromorphone (Dilaudid) and morphine for patients with hepatic and renal impairment
    Mohammad Razaq
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11219, USA
    Am J Ther 14:414-6. 2007
    ..and renal mass, along with decrease in volume of distribution caused by decrease in total body water and hypoproteinemia, makes the elderly very sensitive to adverse effects of different pain medicines...
  97. ncbi Developmental atrazine exposure suppresses immune function in male, but not female Sprague-Dawley rats
    Andrew A Rooney
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Anatomy, Physiological Sciences and Radiology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, USA
    Toxicol Sci 76:366-75. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that developmental exposure to ATR produced gender-specific changes in immune function in adult rats and suggest that immune changes associated with ATR are not mediated through the suppression of PRL or THs...
  98. ncbi Laboratory findings in patients with avian-origin influenza A (H7N9) virus infections
    Juanwen Zhang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    J Med Virol 86:895-8. 2014
    ..and increased C-reactive protein (CRP) concentration, as well as hyponatremia, hypokalemia, hypocalcemia, hypoproteinemia, and hypoalbuminemia...
  99. ncbi [Congenital intestinal lymphangiectasia: a rare differential diagnosis in hypoproteinemia in infants]
    A Moller
    Westfälisches Kinderzentrum Dortmund, Klinikum Dortmund gGmbH, Beurhausstrasse 40, 44137 Dortmund
    Klin Padiatr 218:224-5. 2006
    ..Congenital intestinal lymphangiectasia is a rare disease in childhood, which may already cause protein-losing enteropathy in newborns...
  100. ncbi Oxidative stress and immunotoxic effects of lead and their amelioration with myrrh (Commiphora molmol) emulsion
    Khaled M Ashry
    Department of Veterinary Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Alexandria University, Edfina, Rossetta line, Behera Province, Egypt
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:236-41. 2010
    ..Lead-acetate induced hypoproteinemia and hypoalbuminemia, and increased aminotransferases activity...
  101. ncbi [Atypical vascular tumors of the gastrointestinal tract: four uncommon cases]
    L Burgos
    Departamento de Cirugia Pediatrica, Hospital Universitario La Paz, Madrid
    Cir Pediatr 22:125-7. 2009
    ..They are difficult to detect on the physical exam and usually they require immediate intervention. Pediatric surgeons must have acknowledge of its prognostic and therapeutic implications...

Research Grants5

  1. ONCOTIC PRESSURE AND EXTRAVASCULAR LUNG WATER IN ARDS
    Gregory Martin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Reduced oncotic pressure gradients related to hypoproteinemia may contribute to generation and maintenance of pulmonary edema in this condition...
  2. PERINATAL PULMONARY MICROCIRCULATION AND LUNG FLUID
    Richard Bland; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..of the pleural space as a pathway for alveolar liquid clearance in fetal and newborn lambs; (4) to see if hypoproteinemia slows lung liquid removal in newborn lambs; (5) to compare cation transport in lung epithelial cells ..
  3. PERINATAL HYPOXIA: ADRENOCORTICAL-METABOLIC ADAPTATIONS
    Hershel Raff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Characterization of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal and metabolic adaptations to perinatal hypoxia can lead to new diagnostic approaches and therapies to minimize morbidity and mortality. ..
  4. Structure and Function of ADAMTS13 Metalloprotease
    X Long Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....