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271 Possible Causes for Buffalo Hump

  • Obesity

    Tsigos C. a · Hainer V. b · Basdevant A. c · Finer N. d · Fried M. e · Mathus-Vliegen E. f · Micic D. g · Maislos M. h · Roman G. i · Schutz Y. j · Toplak H. k · Zahorska-Markiewicz B. l Author affiliations for the Obesity Management Task Force of the European Association for the Study of Obesity a Endocrinology,[…][dx.doi.org]

  • Morbid Obesity

    Morbid obesity is associated with liver pathology, most commonly non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) leading to cirrhosis. However, the morbid obesity impedes qualification for organ transplantation. We present a case report of a 56-year-old woman who underwent bariatric procedure followed by liver transplantation[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    hump"), increased supraclavicular fat pads, and white abdominal striae.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On examination, the child had central obesity, moon facies, and buffalo hump.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hump Have weak muscles or bones, including osteoporosis, bone pain, and fractures Show skin changes, including: Acne or skin infections Reddish-purple stretch marks called[web.archive.org]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    We present a patient with opsoclonus and diffuse cerebellar signs who had an anti-Ma2 antibody-associated paraneoplastic syndrome secondary to a sarcomatoid mesothelioma. This case highlights the importance of early tumour detection, instigation of therapeutic measures, and the heterogeneity of underlying[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cushing's Disease

    In addition to the typical clinical symptoms such as moon face,buffalo hump,and central obesity,the CD patients may also experience mental disorders and cognitive dysfunction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She did not have a Cushingoid appearance, such as a moon-face, buffalo hump, purple striae or central obesity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hump" a red, puffy, rounded face Other symptoms include: skin that bruises easily large purple stretch marks weakness in your upper arms and thighs a low libido and fertility[nhs.uk]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    View of buffalo hump, on the patient’s neck. F ig. 2. View of buffalo hump, on the patient’s neck.[academic.oup.com] These effects include redistribution of fat resulting in moon face and centripetal obesity, glucocorticoid acne, buffalo hump, thinning of the skin, and purple striae.[symptoma.com] The authors note that the patient was referred to the pediatric department with stunted growth, truncal obesity, purple skin striate, buffalo hump, and moon face six months[medicalxpress.com]

  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma

    Symptoms of increased cortisol or other adrenal gland hormones may include: Fatty, rounded hump high on the back just below the neck ( buffalo hump ) Flushed, rounded face[medlineplus.gov] Symptoms Symptoms of increased cortisol or other adrenal gland hormones may include: Fatty, rounded hump high on the back just below the neck ( buffalo hump ) Flushed, rounded[ufhealth.org]

  • Adrenal Cushing Syndrome

    It causes characteristic symptoms including obesity of the trunk and thinning of the extremities, a thickening at the base of neck called a buffalo hump, a rounding of the[surgery.med.miami.edu] The clinical suspicion of Cushing's arises from clinical signs such as thin skin, bruising, hypertension, 'buffalo hump', plethora, moon face, purple striae, and proximal[endocrinesurgeon.co.uk] Symptoms: Moon face (round, red, and full) Weight gain Buffalo hump (a collection of fat between the shoulders) Central obesity with protruding abdomen and thin extremities[uclahealth.org]

  • Lipodystrophy

    Liposuction is often explored for the removal of accumulated fat around the back of the neck (commonly referred to as a "buffalo hump").[aids.about.com] These include, but are not limited to, having sunken cheeks and/or "humps" on the back or back of the neck (also referred to as buffalo hump) which also exhibits due to excess[en.wikipedia.org] It can manifest as a loss of fat in legs, arms, face or buttocks or even by an accumulation of fat in the belly, on breasts/chest or at the nape of the neck (buffalo hump)[hug-ge.ch]

  • ACTH-Dependent Cushing Syndrome

    It causes characteristic symptoms including obesity of the trunk and thinning of the extremities, a thickening at the base of neck called a buffalo hump, a rounding of the[surgery.med.miami.edu] […] thin skin, poor wound healing, hirsutism or scalp thinning; pigmentation (usually sign of ACTH dependent Cushings) Weight gain/central obesity (97%); dorsocervical fat pad (buffalo[dundeemedstudentnotes.wordpress.com] […] features 6 : rounded face, sometimes described as 'moon-shaped' progressive centripetal obesity and weight gain prominent supraclavicular fat pad, sometimes known as a 'buffalo[radiopaedia.org]

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