Disease Information for Ariboflavinosis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Comedones/pimples
Cutaneous manifestations
Pruritis Itching
Scrotal lesions/ulcerative
Rectal pruritis
Burning/sore tongue (glossodynia/glossopyrosis)
Magenta tongue
Absence of tears/on exam
Bloodshot eyes/Conjunctival injection
Burning eyes
Corneal dryness/irritation
Corneal opacity
Dry eyes/poor tearing
Dryness Conjunctiva
Eye symptoms/signs
Grainy/Gritty Eye Sensation
Photophobia/Light sensitive
Red Eyes Bilateral
Scleral Injection
Clinical Presentation & Variations
AIDS with Dermatologic disorder
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Hypochromia/blood smear (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Hematocrit (Lab)
Hemoglobin (Lab)
MCH (Lab)
MCHC (Lab)
RBC/Red Blood Count (Lab)
URINE Riboflavin/Vitamin B2
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Homocysteine serum (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Liver biopsy/Fatty change in liver tissue
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Anemia
Anogenital pruritis syndrome
Fatty liver
Glossitis/tongue inflammation
Perleche/Angular cheilitis stomatitis
Pruritis ani
Pruritis vulvae
Xerophthalmia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Deficiency (category)
Definition

A dietary deficiency of riboflavin causing a syndrome chiefly marked by cheilitis, angular stomatitis, glossitis associated with a purplish red or magenta-colored tongue that may show fissures, corneal vascularization, dyssebacia, and anemia. (Dorland, 27th ed)

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