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367 Possible Causes for Alcoholic Facies, Parotid Swelling

  • Chronic Alcoholism

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

  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    parotid gland enlargement gynecomastia hypogonadism dementia peripheral neuropathy History & Exam Details Diagnostic Tests 1st Tests To Order serum AST, ALT serum AST/ALT[online.epocrates.com] Factors ascites weight loss weight gain malnutrition and wasting anorexia fatigue confusion pruritus fever nausea and vomiting finger clubbing Dupuytren contracture leg swelling[online.epocrates.com]

  • 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[dentistryiq.com] […] 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[dentistryiq.com]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Abstract Acute alcohol intoxication produces changes in the cognitive functioning of normal individuals.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These changes appear similar prima facie to those exhibited by individuals who sustain prefrontal lobe damage during adulthood.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Intensive diabetes therapy aimed at achieving near normoglycemia reduces the risk of microvascular and neurologic complications of type 1 diabetes. We studied whether the use of intensive therapy as compared with conventional therapy during the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) affected the long-term[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies
  • Sialadenitis

    We present a case of a patient who developed radiation sialadenitis after radioactive iodide therapy for papillary thyroid cancer resulting in severe parotid swelling and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mumps often cause parotid swelling. Patients with HIV infection often have parotid enlargement secondary to one or more lymphoepithelial cysts.[propdental.es] […] is the most common cause of acute parotid swelling.[intelligentdental.com]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies
  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Laennec's cirrhosis, also known as portal cirrhosis, alcoholic cirrhosis, fatty cirrhosis, or atrophic cirrhosis, is named after René Laennec, a French physician and the inventor of the stethoscope. It is a disease of the liver in which the normal lobular architecture is lost, with fibrosis (scarring) and later nodular[…][en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies
  • Sarcoidosis

    Heerfordt syndrome (also called uveoparotid fever) manifests as swelling of the parotid gland (due to sarcoid infiltration), inflammation of the eye ( uveitis ), chronic fever[merckmanuals.com] Lofgren’s syndrome presents acutely and is characterized by erythema nodosum, ankle swelling, fever and bilateral hilar and mediastinal adenopathy.[clinicaladvisor.com] Involvement of the parotid glands, facial nerve, and anterior uveitis, along with fever, has been called Heerfordt’s syndrome. Are you sure your patient has sarcoidosis?[clinicaladvisor.com]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies
  • Uveoparotid Fever

    Parotid swelling May be unilateral or bilateral - bilateral in 73% of cases of parotid sarcoidosis. [ 3 ] Diffuse, painless swelling of the parotid other salivary glands/lacrimal[patient.info] As a subtype of the clinical presentations associated with sarcoidosis, the combination of uveitis, parotid gland swelling, and facial nerve palsy is known as Heerfordt's[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] When the temperature had been normal for a couple of days, bilateral swelling of the parotid occurred; the swelling was shar1)ly outlined, without peri-edema, of firm consistence[docslide.com.br]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies
  • Anorexia Nervosa

    Tissues swell because fluid accumulates (called edema). People commonly report bloating, abdominal distress, and constipation.[msdmanuals.com] Self-induced vomiting can erode tooth enamel, enlarge the salivary glands in the cheeks (parotid glands), and cause the esophagus to become inflamed.[msdmanuals.com]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies

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