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314 Possible Causes for Body Mass Index Elevated, Weight Gain

  • Metabolic Syndrome

    The PFF was elevated in subjects with obesity. No association between PFF and body mass index-standard deviation score (BMI-SDS) was found in the obesity subcohort.[dx.doi.org] He was concerned that training for an Ironman would make him gain even more weight.[trainingpeaks.com] No association between PFF and body mass index-standard deviation score (BMI-SDS) was found in the obesity subcohort.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obesity

    […] 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] Moritz Messner, Santhosh Kumar Ghadge, Thomas Schuetz, Herbert Seiringer, Gerhard Pölzl and Marc-Michael Zaruba, High Body Mass Index is Associated with Elevated Blood Levels[dx.doi.org]

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    body mass index, and intra-abdominal distribution of fat.[annals.org] No edema of lower limbs or weight gain occurred.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Blood and urine tests can help identify or rule out possible causes of recurring vomiting and poor weight gain. Esophageal pH monitoring.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Statistically significant differences were noted between groups with normal and elevated LH/FSH ratio in the following parameters: BMI (body mass index), serum insulin, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cessation of VPA administration led to reduced weight gain and restored menstruation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: In non-obese PCOS women, circulating OPN levels were increased in the subgroups with a higher body mass index (BMI) and free androgen index (FAI), and the LFC levels[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lipedema

    Lower-extremity lymphedema and elevated body-mass index. N Engl J Med. 2012;366:2136–7.[degruyter.com] 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] Likewise, despite an elevated body mass index, the incidence of diabetes is relatively low among women with lipedema (Table 1). 3 , 5 Another common misconception of patients[journals.lww.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] Weight gain, especially over a day or two, can be a sign that your body is holding on to extra fluid and your heart failure is getting worse.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypothyroidism

    He is overweight with a body mass index of 38.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include weight gain, constipation, dry skin, and sensitivity to the cold.[icd9data.com] Some observational studies correlate TSH levels with body mass index (243–245) while others do not (246).[doi.org]

  • 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] Passing out during exercise Poor appetite Weight loss or lack of weight gain can be seen even in older children.[cincinnatichildrens.org]

  • Sleep Apnea

    Independent parameters associated with elevated liver enzymes were body mass index (BMI) (OR: 1.13; CI: 1.03‐1.2) and severe OSA (OR: 5.9; CI: 1.2‐29).[doi.org] Observational studies showed that lack of sleep is correlated with weight gain and an increased risk of obesity; this relationship was confirmed by mutually reinforcing pathophysiological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Try not to gain weight. Weight gain can worsen sleep apnea and require adjustments to your CPAP device. In contrast, weight loss may relieve your sleep apnea.[web.archive.org]

  • 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] gain, so it’s not surprising that they’ve also been linked to liver damage.[health.com]

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