Disease Information for Vitamin A Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Baldness/Alopecia
Fine skin changes/softer
Hair loss
Non-scarring Alopecia/balding
Yellow skin discoloration
Yellow skin/white sclera
Arthritis with rash/dermatitis
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Neutrophiles (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Carotene/Vitamin A level (Lab)
Plasma Retinol
Plasma Retinol Binding Protein
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Lumbar puncture/Increased CSF pressure/LP test
Isotope Scan
Isotope/RAI uptake/quantitative high thyroid (I 123)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Alopecia areata
Carotenemia
Drug induced Baldness/Alopecia
Fetal anomaly
Hypervitaminosis A
Pseudotumor cerebri
Calcium Containing Kidney Stones
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Foods/flavoring/herbs/benign items (category)
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-acne medication (example)
DRUG/Dermatology use
DRUG/Fat-soluble vitamin (example)
DRUG/Teratogenic potential/effect (D plus )
DRUG/Vitamin/minerals supplements (example)
DRUG-Herbal Anti-Oxidant/Free radical claims
DRUG-Herbal Improves appetite claims
DRUG-Herbal Improves Sense of smell/taste claims
DRUG-Herbal Visual/eye health claims
DRUG-Supplement Group (example)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/CSF Pressure Increased
Pathophysiology/Calcium containing kidney stone process
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
(VT050) VITAMIN A, A42 VITAMIN A PREPARATIONS, Oleovitamin A preparation, retinol, Retinol product, VIATMIN A, VIATMIN A PREPARATION, VITAMIN, Vitamin A, Vitamin A (substance), VITAMIN A PREPARATION, Vitamin A preparation (product), Vitamin A preparation (substance), VITAMIN A PREPARATIONS, Vitamin A product, Herbal brand Starpack daily (Starlight int), Herbal brand SulfurPlex hair health (PharmAssure/Rite Aid)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
DRUG-Herbal Anti-Acne claims
DRUG-Herbal Anti-Ulcer/gastritis pain claims
DRUG-Herbal Prevents skin cancer claims
Drug Dosage
DRUG-Herbal TOXIC in pregnancy:
Definition

Vitamin/Supplement intake; oral preparation

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NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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