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Glossary for Blue Diaper Syndrome

  • Anorexia: Any type of appetite loss; often refers to anorexia nervosa
  • Congenital conditions: Any condition that you are born with such as birth defects or genetic diseases.
  • Congenital metabolic disorders: Congenital (birth) defects affecting any metabolic systems.
  • Constipation: Difficult or dry bowel movements
  • Failure to thrive: Slow growth or inadequate weight gain of an infant or child.
  • Fever: Elevation of the body temperature above the normal 37 degrees celsius
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Infant health conditions: Medical conditions typically affecting infants (including newborns and babies under one year old).
  • Irritability: Excessive feelings of annoyance or frustration.
  • Kidney disease: Reduced kidney function from various causes.
  • Kidney failure: Total failure of the kidneys to filter waste
  • Metabolic disorders: Disorders that affect the metabolic system in human
  • Nephrocalcinosis: A condition characterized by calcium salt deposits in the kidneys which may affect it's ability to function. The condition refers to a generally increased level of calcium in the kidneys rather than actual localized deposits such as occurs in kidney stones. It may be caused by such things as high blood calcium levels and tuberculosis. The condition often goes unnoticed until kidney or urinary tract stones form.
  • Recurrent infections: Recurrent infections that occur throughout the year.
  • Vision loss: Impaired vision or loss of vision
  • Visual problems: Any problems which might occur that affect ones vision
  • Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.

 

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