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12 Possible Causes for Alcoholic Facies, Parotid Swelling

  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    swelling Gynaecomastia Hepatomegaly Testicular atrophy Encephalopathy Ascites Splenomegaly Caput medusae (abdominal varices) Muscle wasting (back of hands) Weight loss/cachexia[] parotid gland enlargement gynecomastia hypogonadism dementia peripheral neuropathy History & Exam Details Diagnostic Tests 1st Tests To Order serum AST, ALT serum AST/ALT[] […] hypertension Poor nutrition Jaundice Tender hepatomegaly Fever ( Leuconychia Palmar erythema Dupytren's contracture Spider naevi Telangactasia Bruising Oedema (hypoalbuminaemia) Parotid[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Fetal alcohol syndrome, which presents with features such as neurological dysfunction, growth retardation, and characteristic facies, is associated with heavy alcohol use[] […] of the parotid gland may be a result of chronic alcohol use.[] Osteoporosis and falls leading to fractures of the hip are more common in alcoholic patients.[]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    […] of the parotid gland. (10) Other things to look for are tremors and irregular pulse and increased blood pressure; and personality changes.”(10) We should also check the tissue[] […] broken teeth or dentures, facial cuts and bruises; angular chelitis or other signs of poor nutrition and depression of the immune system; and chronic asymptomatic bilateral swelling[]

  • Congenital Velopharyngeal Incompetence

    […] syndrome Fetal hydantoin syndrome Fetal trimethadione syndrome Disruption Amniotic band sequence Unknown genesis CHARGE association Femoral dysgenesis-unusual facies syndrome[] Bilateral parotid swelling: a review. [Review] [160 refs] [Journal Article.[] Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita Stickler syndrome Velocardiofacial syndrome Chromosomal Del (4q) syndrome Del (6q) syndrome Dup (11q) syndrome Teratogenically induced Fetal alcohol[]

  • Periodic Sialadenosis

    756.89 cutaneocerebral angioma 759.6 Kunkel (lupoid hepatitis) 571.49 labyrinthine 386.50 laceration, broad ligament 620.6 Langdon Down (mongolism) 758.0 Larsen's (flattened facies[] Parotid parenchymal hypertrophy happens following a swelling and engorgement of the intracytoplasmic zymogen granules.[] On extraoral examination, there was bilateral facial swelling affecting the parotid region (Figures 11 & 12). Swelling was palpable and non-tender.[]

  • Amaurosis-Hypertrichosis Syndrome

    Orofacial, skeletal, ocular or neurologic abnormalities Table 6 Congenital conditions associated with generalized hypertrichosisAcromegaly hypertrichosis AD, acromegaloid facies[] Swelling Paroxysmal Cold Hemoglobinuria (PCH) Pediculosis Pedophilia Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Pelvic Mass Pelvic Pain, Chronic Pelvic Pain, Genital Origin Pemphigus Pemphigus[] […] lipoatrophy,healing psoriasis and morphea, PUVA, topical steroids or tacrolimus, anthra-lin, creams with mercury or iodineCongenital Generalized, evaluate for:Maternal drug/alcohol[]

  • Familial Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction

    (shape palpebral fissures) Abnormal-appearing facies can identify specific syndromes Upslanting (Down syndrome) Downslanting (Noonan syndrome) Short (fetal alcohol effects[] swelling secondary to parotiditis Many presentations may not cause apparent parotid gland swelling and presents as URTI May be complicated by viral meningitis or encephalitis[] Inspect face Compare facies with face of parents.[]

  • Bencze Syndrome

    Syndrome p. 179 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome p. 182 FG Syndrome p. 186 Filiform Adhesions and Cleft LipPalate p. 189 Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome p. 191 Frontometaphyseal Dysplasia[] Clinical: Parotid gland swelling; facial paralysis ; lymphadenopathy; splenomegaly; cutaneous nodules; facial nerve palsy. Geeraets WJ . Ocular Syndromes, 3rd ed.[] Syndrome p. 168 Escobar Syndrome p. 170 Fabry Syndrome p. 173 Facio-cardio-renal Syndrome p. 175 Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy p. 177 Femoral Hypoplasia Unusual Facies[]

  • Syndromic Orbital Border Hypoplasia

    A maternal history of alcohol consumption is often difficult to ascertain, but nevertheless, clinical criteria for making the diagnosis are available.[] 5 to 10 lymph nodes within its capsule, any process that results in cervical lymphadenopathy can also present in the parotid gland as focal swelling.[] Major characteristics of affected infants and children include distinctive facies (epicanthal folds, short palpebral fissures, midface hypoplasia, thin vermilion border of[]

  • Arthrogryposis, Perthes Disease and Upward Gaze Palsy

    756.89 cutaneocerebral angioma 759.6 Kunkel (lupoid hepatitis) 571.49 labyrinthine 386.50 laceration, broad ligament 620.6 Langdon Down (mongolism) 758.0 Larsen's (flattened facies[] Term a painful viral infection that leads to painful swelling of salivary glands. s/s: face pain, fever, HA, swelling of parotid glands, and swelling of temples or jaw tx?[] 310.0 Köhler-Pelligrini-Stieda (calcification, knee joint) 726.62 König's 564.89 Korsakoff's (nonalcoholic) 294.0 alcoholic 291.1 Korsakoff (-Wernicke) (nonalcoholic) 294.0 alcoholic[]

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