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278 Possible Causes for Body Mass Index Elevated, Edema, Weight Gain

  • Lipedema

    mass index (BMI) of 35.3 1.7 kg/m2."[lipedema.org] Often mistaken for obesity or unusual weight gain, one disease affects more than 17 million women nationwide, and most are unaware it's a disease at all.[huffingtonpost.ca] 1940. 1 Confusion and uncertainty, both manifested in an extensive article by Lyon 2 in 1910, are demonstrated by the use of such terms as "oedeme hystérique" and "pseudo-edema[annals.org]

  • Obesity

    Edema Edema (American English), oedema or œdema (British English), formerly known as dropsy or hydropsy, is the increase of interstitial fluid in any organ — swelling.[empoweryourhealth.org] […] cardiac markers and/or ischemic ST-segment changes) to determine whether there was an association with body mass index (BMI [kg/m2]).[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]

  • Heart Failure

    mass index [BMI], diabetes, and smoking), future incidence of CHD and CVD is rare, and long-term and all-cause mortality are much lower than for those who have unfavorable[doi.org] […] pound of weight gain.[dx.doi.org] edema in patients who in fact have cardiogenic edema.[emedicine.com]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    mass index [BMI], diabetes, and smoking), future incidence of CHD and CVD is rare, and long-term and all-cause mortality are much lower than for those who have unfavorable[doi.org] […] pound of weight gain.[dx.doi.org] Peripheral edema: Edema develops in the feet in ambulatory patients and sacral edema in bed bound patients.[symptoma.com]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    […] ethnicity or body mass index.[aafp.org] As the disease gets worse, symptoms may include: Loss of appetite Lack of energy (fatigue) Weight loss or sudden weight gain Bruises Yellowing of skin or the whites of eyes[my.clevelandclinic.org] RESULTS: Villous edema was observed in 131 patients (36%), and severe lesions were found in 71 (20%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Morbid Obesity

    During the entire course of pregnancy, elevated body mass index (BMI) is an independent risk factor for many maternal and fetal comorbidities.[bariatrictimes.com] […] aimed at promoting healthy weight gain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Similar to VI, 35 wounds usually are not likely to heal if the edema is not controlled but controlling edema is challenging.[o-wm.com]

  • HELLP Syndrome

    body mass index and metabolic disorders, as well as antiphospholipid syndrome, significantly increase the risk of HELLP syndrome in all female patients.[en.wikipedia.org] gain Headache Nausea and vomiting that continues to get worse Pain in the upper right or mid part of the abdomen Blurry vision Nosebleed or other bleeding that will not stop[nlm.nih.gov] Pulmonary edema is easily managed by early hemodialysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fatty Liver

    Abstract A 16-year-old Hispanic girl with an elevated body mass index in an otherwise normal state of health presented for her well-child examination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He was started on nutrition support along with supportive therapy, which resulted in weight gain and improvement in his condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] the abdomen Abdominal pain Loss of appetite or weight loss Nausea Weakness Jaundice (yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes) Swelling of the abdomen and legs (edema[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Cushing's Disease

    Case series suggest an elevated body mass index (BMI) in nearly all cases, with a mean BMI standard deviation score (SDS) of approximately 2.3.[clinicaladvisor.com] One of the biggest signs of Cushing’s disease is unexplained weight gain. The average weight gain in patients with Cushing’s is 55 pounds.[draxe.com] Hypertension, edema and hypokalemia result due to the increased mineralocorticoid effect of steroids.[symptoma.com]

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    Initial exam was significant for emaciation, lethargy, and lower extremity edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a 31-year-old woman with anorexia nervosa (body mass index [BMI] of 13.5 kg/m2) who experienced a worsening of aminotransferase elevations even after the initiation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Anorexia nervosa; Body image; Dissatisfaction; Fear of weight gain; Over-evaluation; Preoccupation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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