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64 Possible Causes for Amenorrhea, Glucose Tolerance Test Abnormal, Weight Gain

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    She was advised to visit the endocrinology department for secondary amenorrhea and endocrine survey.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Once the diagnosis was made, she was screened for lipid abnormalities and for glucose intolerance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Treatment options for Ms R, including those that may affect her weight gain, are reviewed and implications for future fertility are discussed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obesity

    CASE DESCRIPTION: We describe an unusual case of a young girl who presented with clinical triad of obesity, primary amenorrhea and central cord syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Many pharmaceutical drugs can cause weight gain as a side effect ( 10 ). For example, antidepressants have been linked to modest weight gain over time ( 11 ).[healthline.com] Whether an association exists between fast food consumption and weight gain is unclear.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cushing's Disease

    Abstract A 38-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital because of amenorrhea, multiple bone fractures, and a Cushingoid appearance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most common symptoms in adults are weight gain (especially in the trunk, and often not accompanied by weight gain in the arms and legs), high blood pressure (hypertension[pituitarysociety.org] Common chief complaints include increased facial hair, weight gain, amenorrhea, changes in the face, neck, and abdomen, with muscle wasting of the lower extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Morbid Obesity

    […] aimed at promoting healthy weight gain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abnormal weight gain continued despite a caloric intake of about 65 kcal/kg per day.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Post-transplant weight gain increases the risk for post-transplant complications and death owing to cardiovascular events.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    […] characterized by trunkal obesity, moon face, acne, abdominal striae, hypertension, decreased carbohydrate tolerance, protein catabolism, psychiatric disturbances, and osteoporosis, amenorrhea[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Glintborg D et al . (2004) Prevalence of endocrine diseases and abnormal glucose tolerance tests in 340 Caucasian premenopausal women with hirsutism as the referral diagnosis[nature.com] Despite being rare in clinical practice, in a child with weight gain, hirsuitism and growth failure the diagnosis must be considered.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lipodystrophy

    Three patients with obesity developed in vitro neutralizing activity coincident with weight gain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with weight gain, and that people gain more weight after beginning treatment with an integrase inhibitor than people taking other drug classes, was presented this week at[aidsmap.com] People with insulin resistance tend to gain weight in the abdomen.[aidsinfonet.org]

  • Insulin Resistance

    ., Ph.D. 5 Citing Articles A 27-year-old woman presented with a 2-year history of acanthosis nigricans (Panels A and B), hirsutism, and amenorrhea.[nejm.org] In addition, an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) can be used to detect insulin resistance and is more sensitive for detecting milder/earlier disease.[emedicinehealth.com] We conclude that insulin resistance is associated with a reduced risk of weight gain in nondiabetic Pima Indians.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Amenorrhea or irregular menstruation, clitoromegaly and infertility are frequently present in female patients.[symptoma.com] A 4-month-old Taiwanese female infant had hepatosplenomegaly and low body weight gain despite a voracious appetite.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Case Report A 7-year-old girl was referred from the Department of Endocrinology with complaints of progressive loss of subcutaneous fat and poor weight gain since 2-3 years[ijdvl.com]

  • Launois Syndrome

    CASE REPORT: A 79-yr-old female observed an increase of fat mass especially at the upper arms, the thighs and the thorax in combination with a weight gain of 19 kg within[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Body contouring after weight loss in morbid obesity: gain in health and leap in psychosocial functioning. Obes Surg. 2006;16:673.[link.springer.com] The patient reported that he had not gained any weight during this period.[rbcp.org.br]

  • Metabolic Syndrome

    […] patients at the University of California-Davis between the ages of 20 and 45 years with a body mass index (BMI) of 25 to 45 kg/m 2, who fulfilled the NIH criteria for PCOS (amenorrhea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both had impaired glucose tolerance, with marked hyperinsulinemia exhibited by an oral glucose tolerance test.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition to weight gain, higher consumption of SSBs is associated with development of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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