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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[] […] 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.[]

  • 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[] Factors ascites weight loss weight gain malnutrition and wasting anorexia fatigue confusion pruritus fever nausea and vomiting finger clubbing Dupuytren contracture leg swelling[]

  • 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[]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

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

    Missing: Parotid Swelling
  • 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[…][]

    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[] Mumps often cause parotid swelling. Patients with HIV infection often have parotid enlargement secondary to one or more lymphoepithelial cysts.[] […] is the most common cause of acute parotid swelling.[]

    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[…][]

    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[] Lofgren’s syndrome presents acutely and is characterized by erythema nodosum, ankle swelling, fever and bilateral hilar and mediastinal adenopathy.[] 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?[]

    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[] 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[] 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[]

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies
  • Anorexia Nervosa

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

    Missing: Alcoholic Facies

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