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1,041 Possible Causes for Amenorrhea, Weight Gain

  • Menopause

    Abstract Menopause is defined as permanent cessation of menstrual periods, determined retrospectively after a woman has experienced 12 months of amenorrhea without any other[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other physical changes Many women report some degree of weight gain along with menopause.[medicinenet.com] PATIENT: A 43-year-old woman with primary hypogonadotropic hypoestrogenic amenorrhea, with very low levels of plasma FSH throughout her life.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    She was advised to visit the endocrinology department for secondary amenorrhea and endocrine survey.[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] Valproate is associated with weight gain and increased androgen levels, two features of PCOS.[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] Irregular menses, amenorrhea, and infertility are associated with obesity ( 27 ).[doi.org]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    It is characterized by upper body obesity; osteoporosis; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; hirsutism; amenorrhea; and excess body fluid.[icd10data.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] […] characterized by trunkal obesity, moon face, acne, abdominal striae, hypertension, decreased carbohydrate tolerance, protein catabolism, psychiatric disturbances, and osteoporosis, amenorrhea[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Males can have testicular atrophy and excessive breast tissue (gynecomastia), while women may experience an absence of menstruation (amenorrhea).[innerbody.com] You may complain of nausea, weight loss or gain, fluid overload, feeling weak and tired, and loss of sex drive.[natap.org] […] hair, female pattern of pubic hair distribution) Hypogonadism ( testicular atrophy ) Reduced libido, erectile dysfunction, infertility Palmar erythema ; spider angiomata Amenorrhea[amboss.com]

  • Pregnancy

    PATIENT CONCERNS: A 28-year-old woman presented with amenorrhea diagnosed as an 11-week cesarean scar pregnancy after an unsuccessful abortion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Given these changes, the IOM's 2009 report Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Reexamining the Guidelines examines weight gain during pregnancy from the perspective that factors[web.archive.org] We present the case of a 30-year-old, gravida 2 para 1 at the 36-week period of amenorrhea (POA) with congenital CHB.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism

    Only six cases of secondary amenorrhea have been reported to date.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gain or weight loss) Long-term (chronic) medical diseases, including chronic inflammation or infections Drug use, such as heroin or use or abuse of prescription opiate medicines[medlineplus.gov] We described a case of singleton pregnancy in a 38-year-old patient, presenting with primary hypogonadotropic amenorrhea and empty sella syndrome, treated with human menopausal[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] Common clinical signs and symptoms include weight gain, hypertension, and osteoporosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Myxedema

    […] skin with underlying fluid causing puffiness, particularly in the face around the eyelids and in the hands; drowsiness; apathy; sensitivity to cold; failure to menstruate ( amenorrhea[britannica.com] Symptoms: Hypothyroidism signs of myxedema includes fatigue and unexplained weight gain.[symptoma.com] ‘I changed my hairdresser but the possibility of myxoedema did not enter my head.’ 1.1 The more general condition associated with hypothyroidism, including weight gain, mental[en.oxforddictionaries.com]

  • Adrenal Cushing Syndrome

    It is characterized by upper body OBESITY; OSTEOPOROSIS; HYPERTENSION; DIABETES MELLITUS; HIRSUTISM; AMENORRHEA; and excess body fluid.[fpnotebook.com] Hypercortiolism means a high level of the adrenal hormone cortisol, which causes many symptoms including weight gain, high blood pressure, diabetes, osteoporosis, concentration[sciencedaily.com] Polycystic ovary syndrome can cause excessive hair growth, menstrual abnormalities, weight gain, and even diabetes.[adrenalfatiguesolution.com]

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