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867 Possible Causes for Absent Apical Impulse, Muscle Mass Decreased, Supraclavicular Fat Pads

  • Obesity

    In elderly patients, obesity induces a decrease in skeletal muscle strength and mass, which is linked to age-related sarcopenia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] mass, decreasing in starvation and increasing during resistive activity when sufficient protein was ingested.[oadoi.org] Because muscle enlargement is absent or minimized when loads are not lifted, even with adequate nutrition, we postulate that some of the genes or genotypes by which resistance[oadoi.org]

  • Morbid Obesity

    In addition, the amount of muscle in your body tends to decrease with age. This lower muscle mass leads to a decrease in metabolism.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Symptoms include the following: Productive cough or acute chest illness Breathlessness Wheezing Systemic manifestations (decreased fat-free mass, impaired systemic muscle[emedicine.medscape.com] It can lead to a reduction in diaphragmatic mass with a decrease in strength and endurance of the respiratory muscles ( Arora 1982 ; Fiaccadori 1992 ).[dx.doi.org] Many patients with COPD may have decreased fat-free mass, impaired systemic muscle function, osteoporosis, anemia, depression, pulmonary hypertension, cor pulmonale, and even[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Pulmonary Disorder

    Manifestations include the frequent passage of bulky, foul-smelling, oily stools; abdominal protuberance; and poor growth pattern with decreased subcutaneous tissue and muscle[msdmanuals.com] mass despite a normal or voracious appetite.[msdmanuals.com]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Heart Disease

    It may be less accurate for athletes or older persons who have lost muscle mass.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Below 18.5 Normal - 18.5 - 24.9 Overweight - 25.0 - 29.9 Obesity 30.0 - and Above Those who are overweight or obese and have two or more risk factors should lose weight to decrease[my.clevelandclinic.org]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Cushing Syndrome

    […] hump"), increased supraclavicular fat pads, and white abdominal striae.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Potential complications of Cushing Syndrome include vulnerability to infections, osteoporosis, hypertension, and a decrease in muscle mass The treatment of Cushing Syndrome[dovemed.com] Features more specific to Cushing's syndrome include proximal muscle weakness, supraclavicular fat pads, facial plethora, violaceous striae, easy bruising, and premature osteoporosis[bestpractice.bmj.com]

    Missing: Absent Apical Impulse
  • ACTH-Dependent Cushing Syndrome

    Case: A 26-year-old male patient presented with moon face, purplish striae, supraclavicular fat pads and proximal muscle weakness.[endocrine-abstracts.org] mass.[mayoclinic.org] pad (buffalo hump); supraclavicular fat pads; facial fullness (moon face) Reproductive system- menstrual irregularity; infertility Psychiatric effects- depression (62%),[dundeemedstudentnotes.wordpress.com]

    Missing: Absent Apical Impulse
  • Asthma

    Various conditions such as rhinosinusitis, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, psychological disturbances, chronic infections and obstructive sleep apnoea are often observed in asthmatic patients and may affect asthma control and outcomes. These comorbidities may change the asthma phenotype, be part of the same[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Muscle Mass Decreased Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Myocardial Infarction

    The full text of this article hosted at iucr.org is unavailable due to technical difficulties. Case Report Lateral Left Ventricular Wall Rupture Following Acute Myocardial Infarction: Pathophysiological Interpretation by Multimodality Imaging Approach Corresponding Author Cardiovascular Institute of Buenos Aires, Buenos[…][oadoi.org]

    Missing: Muscle Mass Decreased Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    We herein report the case of a 25-year-old Japanese woman with left-main-trunk acute myocardial infarction (LMT-AMI). She had cardiogenic shock, so emergency percutaneous intervention was performed. Intravascular ultrasound of LMT-AMI showed that the three-layered structure of the intima, tunica media, and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Muscle Mass Decreased Supraclavicular Fat Pads

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