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553 Possible Causes for Alopecia Areata, Weight Gain

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    Pacientii afectati asociaza adesea alte boli automune: vitiligo, alopecia areata, intoleranta la gluten, tiroidita autoimuna Hashimoto , boala Basedow Graves , diabetul zaharat[] MA has also been used to promote weight gain in malnourished elderly patients, in patients with immunodeficiency virus and in cancer-induced cachexia.[] Thereafter, she developed a swollen face, had unexplained weight gain, and fatigue. Cosyntropin stimulation test was positive for adrenal insufficiency.[]

  • Hypothyroidism

    This results in features like lethargy, easy fatiguability, weight gain, bradycardia and hypotension.[] gain, lab revealed high TSH, low Free thyroid hormones & positive anti thyroglobulin antibodies.[] The usual clinical features are constipation, fatigue, cold intolerance and weight gain.[]

  • Prednisone

    Reported is a patient with severe alopecia areata, multiple autoimmune diseases (chronic lymphocytic thyroidis, primary ovarian failure), and Down syndrome.[] Weight gain is a common side effect of prednisone .[] Back to top Weight gain and other side effects of this medication… what are the risks?[]

  • Hallermann Syndrome

    […] overlying cranial sutures, or alopecia areata, or absence of eyebrows.[] Long-term nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy completely relieved the obstructive sleep apnea and was associated with improved weight gain and growth.[] In acutely ill children, synbiotics have been linked to greater weight gain and fewer bacterial illnesses after antibiotics are ended.[]

  • Folliculitis Decalvans

    Lesional scalp biopsy specimens from 7 patients with FD, 7 with lichen planopilaris, and 4 with alopecia areata were studied immunohistochemically by using monoclonal antibodies[] Gain, AD in Offspring Linked November 26, 2018 Racial/Ethnic Differences Examined in Persistent AD November 26, 2018 As Temperatures Increase, So Do AD Office Visits November[] alopecia, alopecia areata, congenital alopecia, and specific problems posed by alopecia in patients of African and Asian origin.[]

  • Graves Disease

    Patches of complete hair loss indicate associated alopecia areata. Loss of secondary sexual hair may occur in gonadotropin deficiency.[] Weight lost upon presentation may also predict greater weight gain. Control of subsequent hypothyroidism does not appear to affect weight gain.[] Does Graves' cause Weight Loss or Weight Gain?[]

  • Metabolic Syndrome

    Although the association between alopecia areata (AA), psoriasis, and other autoimmune diseases has been well reported in the literature, an association with metabolic syndrome[] Olanzapine (Zyprexa) - weight gain, hyperglycemia Sodium valproate and valproic acid (Depakote) - weight gain Clozapine (clozaril) - weight gain, hyperglycemia Quetiapine[] This is a case of 19 years male who presented with micropenis, marked gynaecomastia and weight gain.[]

  • Lupus Nephritis

    Diffuse thinning or hair fragility with visible broken hairs in the absence of other causes such as alopecia areata, drugs, iron deficiency and androgenic alopecia 13. 5.[] Lupus Nephritis Symptoms Symptoms of lupus nephritis may include: Swelling of the extremities, face Weight gain Hypertension Dark or foamy urine More frequent urination Blood[] They may include: Weight gain High blood pressure Dark urine Foamy, frothy urine The need to urinate during the night Not all urinary or kidney problems in people with lupus[]

  • Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

    Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease associated with other autoimmune diseases such as thyroid disorders, anemia, and other skin disorders.[] Thyroid hormones regulate body temperature, heart rate, and weight gain or loss.[] Alopecia areata, totalis and universalis . Chronic active hepatitis . [ 10 ] Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis . Primary biliary cirrhosis .[]

  • Addison's Disease

    areata • Physical examination only Gonadal autoimmune disease • Consideration should also be made of testing if premature gonadal failure suspected.[] The BMI and weight gain during hormone replacement therapy were also higher in carriers of the HSD11B1 rs4844880 treated with glucocorticoids other than dexamethasone.[] areata Hypogonadism Sjogren’s syndrome Vitiligo Pernicious anemia Hepatitis Celiac disease Apart from the above, other risk factors for Addison’s Disease include tuberculosis[]

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