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93 Possible Causes for Amenorrhea, Thick Facial Skin, Weight Gain

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    She was advised to visit the endocrinology department for secondary amenorrhea and endocrine survey.[] Cessation of VPA administration led to reduced weight gain and restored menstruation.[] […] of thick, darker, velvety skin.[]

  • Virilization

    The patient was admitted because of primary amenorrhea and signs of virilization at puberty. The chromosome analysis showed a 46, XY karyotype.[] She gained 10 kg of body weight over the previous 2 years. Her past medical history was significant for mitral valve prolapse with no limitation of physical activity.[] Low level (common): Thick, dark facial hair in the beard or mustache area Increase in body hair Oily skin or acne Irregular menstrual periods Moderate level (uncommon): Male-pattern[]

  • Corticotroph Pituitary Adenoma

    It is important to remember that the main cause of amenorrhea in females of reproductive potential is pregnancy![] It is part of a group of diseases that cause Cushing’s syndrome, characterized by signs and symptoms that may include weight gain around the trunk and in the face, stretch[] If the tumor develops after puberty, then the person has the following symptoms of acromegaly: thick, oily skin; coarse features with thick lips and a broad nose; prominent[]

  • Acromegaly

    Subsequently, she was referred to our university hospital for prolonged amenorrhea.[] We report the case of a 43 years old patient initially diagnosed with acromegaly accompanied by weight gain and acral enlargement.[] The facial aspect is characteristic and includes a widened and thickened nose, prominent cheekbones, forehead bulges, thick lips and marked facial lines.[]

  • Pituitary Adenoma

    CASE DESCRIPTION: An otherwise healthy 27-year-old woman presented with secondary amenorrhea and moderately elevated prolactin levels.[] weight gain, fatigue and decreased mental function Adrenal insufficiency which can cause fatigue, low blood pressure, electrolyte abnormalities Growth hormone insufficiency[] Clinical Examination Finding Acromegaly  Large hands and feet (with thick fingers and toes) and coarse facial features with frontal bossing.[]

  • Achard Thiers Syndrome

    Additional symptoms include polyuria, polydipsia, weight loss, and menstrual irregularities - oligomenorrhea and amenorrhea.[] Pregnancy causes weight gain and increases levels of estogen and placental hormones, which antagonize insulin. some medications such as thiazide diuretics, adrenal corticosteroids[] The hair itself is sometimes not particularly thick, but the roots are very large which cause a noticeable shadow under the skin.[]

  • Prolactinoma

    Here, we present a 48-year-old female patient who had a recurrent episode of major depressive disorder (MDD) and amenorrhea.[] Only two patients complained of recent weight gain at the initial consultation.[] Skin thickness and consistency was normal, without streaks. The patient was thick-skinned with normal distribution of skin thickness.[]

  • Hypothyroidism

    In a woman with hypothyroidism, indications of secondary hypothyroidism are a history of amenorrhea rather than menorrhagia and some suggestive differences on physical examination[] Symptoms include weight gain, constipation, dry skin, and sensitivity to the cold.[] Urogenital In females, menstrual abnormalities occur like amenorrhea and dysmenorrhea. Fertility is impaired.[]

  • Donohue Syndrome

    Some women present with oligomenorrhea, amenorrhea, or features of polycystic ovary syndrome.[] Our finding that replacement treatment with pancreatic enzymes improved weight gain (case 2) implies that all patients with Donohue syndrome should be investigated for exocrine[] She appeared markedly emaciated, and had hirsuitism, thickened skin with patchy hyperpigmentation, coarse facial features, sunken cheeks, pointed chin, flared nostrils, broad[]

  • Secondary Hypothyroidism

    Failed release may lead to amenorrhea, infertility, weight loss, hypoglycemia, and diabetes insipidus.[] Total weight gain at this point is 50 pounds, I exercise, and eat a disgustingly healthy diet.[] […] speech 91 Eyelid edema 90 Cold sensation 89 Decreased sweating 89 Cold skin 83 Thick tongue 82 Facial edema 79 Coarse hair 76 Skin pallor 67 Forgetfulness 66 Constipation[]

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