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438 Possible Causes for Buffalo Hump, Meralgia Paresthetica

  • Obesity

    Meralgia paresthetica and tight trousers. JAMA 1984 ; 251 : 1553. 23. Meralgia paresthetica in a policeman: The belt or the gun.[doi.org] paresthetica Obstetric and perinatal: Pregnancy-related hypertension, fetal macrosomia, and pelvic dystocia [9] Surgical: Increased surgical risk and postoperative complications[emedicine.medscape.com] Meralgia paresthetica mimicking lumbar radiculopathy. Anesth Analg 1993 ; 76 : 1367 – 8. 52. Meralgia paresthetica and hypothyroidism.[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]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Lipodystrophies are a group of heterogeneous disorders characterized by varying degrees of body fat loss and predisposition to insulin resistance and its metabolic complications. Lipodystrophy associated metabolic abnormalities include insulin resistance, that often lead to diabetes mellitus and its complications,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Buffalo Hump
  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    Other common nerve entrapment syndromes include ulnar neuropathy at the elbow or wrist and lateral femoral cutaneous neuropathy, also known as meralgia paresthetica.[minneapolisclinic.com] The most common entrapments are carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar neuropathy, peroneal nerve entrapment, meralgia paresthetica of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, and tarsal[spineuniverse.com] paresthetica (National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke) 2018 Minneapolis Clinic of Neurology, Ltd.[minneapolisclinic.com]

    Missing: Buffalo Hump
  • 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]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • 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]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • 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]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • 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]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Meralgia Paresthetica

    In contrast, the reflex will not be altered in meralgia paresthetica. 5 Most cases of meralgia paresthetica will respond to conservative care.[chiroweb.com] Surgical management of meralgia paresthetica is a viable option for patients in whom medical management fails.[dx.doi.org] Meralgia paresthetica is a painful condition attributed to entrapment or injury to the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve at the site where the nerve leaves the pelvis.[chiroweb.com]

    Missing: Buffalo Hump
  • 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] 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]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica

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