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233 Possible Causes for Buffalo Hump, Headache

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    Chondromas originating from the sella turcica are rare, and the most common initial symptoms are headache and visual disturbance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Key features are central fat deposition resulting in a moon face, fat deposition over the clavicles and upper spine ("buffalo hump") and around the abdomen with production[diapedia.org] hump -increased facial hair in women Etiologies of Addisons disease -autoimmune -secondary insufficiency due to pituitary or hypothalamic disorder -withdrawal of steroid[quizlet.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[nlm.nih.gov] Conn syndrome ( mineralcorticoid excess) is marked by high blood pressure which can result in headache and hypokalemia (low serum potassium, which can in turn produce muscle[en.wikipedia.org] 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]

  • Sneddon's Syndrome

    “It also gives you something called a buffalo hump where you get sub clavicle fat pads on either side of your neck and a hump on your back. It does look like a buffalo.[dailyrecord.co.uk] The pain, initially misdiagnosed as atypical trigeminal neuralgia, worsened up to chronic daily and such severely disabling headache that she was constrained to bed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ) The International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd edn.[thejournalofheadacheandpain.springeropen.com]

  • Pediatric Hypertension

    Moon facies, truncal obesity, buffalo hump (Thyromegaly, Proptosis, hyperdynamic circulation…….. (Hyperthyroidism Signs of meningeal irritation,…………………… CNS Infections.[slideshare.net] Although children with hypertension usually have few symptoms, the major complaint is headache, which is characteristically frontal and may be throbbing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Headache, flushing, gastrointestinal upset, and edema of the lower extremities are the most common symptoms reported with the use of CCAs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Launois Syndrome

    Symptoms related to the compressive effects of the tumor include headaches, visual disturbances such as bitemporal hemianopsia, and signs of hypopituitarism.[symptoma.com] The presence of a buffalo hump can be found in HIV-associated lipodystrophy(26-29) and in MSL(10, 15, 30).[lipomadoc.org] There is delayed puberty, muscle weakness, headache, perspiration; joint pain.[whonamedit.com]

  • 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] Purple striations on the skin of the abdomen, thighs, and breasts High blood pressure Weakness (often noticed when trying to stand up or to raise hand above head) Backache Headache[uclahealth.org] 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]

  • Pituitary Neoplasm

    Features of Cushing's disease, such as central obesity, moon facies, hypertension and development of a "buffalo hump", may be seen in ACTH-secreting tumors.[symptoma.com] The Cushingoid features of patients with ACTH secreting adenomas include moon facies, centripetal obesity, ‘buffalo hump’, supraclavicular fat deposition, hirsutism, hyperpigmentation[med.virginia.edu] Given the low threshold for performing central nervous system imaging in patients with headaches, the natural history of this disease may be changing.[academic.oup.com]

  • Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome

    In the physical examination, BMI was 40 kg/m 2 and there was buffalo hump, central obesity and acanthosis nigricans.[endocrine-abstracts.org] OROFACIAL PAIN AND HEADACHE is a timely, comprehensive and instructive addition to the pain literature; in particular the important and truly multidisciplinary area of orofacial[books.google.com] In 1988 the International Headache Society defined the diagnostic criteria of Tolosa-Hunt syndrome (THS) to include episode(s) of unilateral orbital pain for an average of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ganglioneuroblastoma

    We describe a 4-year-old girl with acute onset headaches and transient blindness who underwent surgical intervention, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy for an intracranial mass[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This patient had the classic findings of Cushing's syndrome, namely, moon facies, buffalo hump, hypertrichosis, acne, plethora, hypertension, polyuria, polydypsia, osteoporosis[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Abstract We describe a 4-year-old girl with acute onset headaches and transient blindness who underwent surgical intervention, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy for an intracranial[unboundmedicine.com]

  • Von Hippel-Lindau Disease

    At this moment, she presented with an acute history of arterial hypertension, headache, cortical blindness and epilepsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Moon face, buffalo hump, central obesity, progressive weight gain and menstrual irregularities persisted after adrenalectomy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] First presentation was a young female with a 6-week history of headaches behind the eyes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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