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38 Possible Causes for Buffalo Hump, Supraclavicular Fat Pads

  • 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] Weight gain in face ( moon face ) Weight gain above the collar bone (supraclavicular fat pad) Weight gain on the back of neck ( buffalo hump ) Skin changes with easy bruising[aans.org] 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

    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] Weight gain in face ( moon face ) Weight gain above the collar bone (supraclavicular fat pad) Weight gain on the back of neck ( buffalo hump ) Skin changes with easy bruising[aans.org] 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[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]

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone

    Adverse effects of systemic steroids Effects on body fat Redistribution of body fat: moon face, buffalo hump, truncal obesity Weight gain: increased appetite and food intake[dermnetnz.org] The symptoms may include weight gain and fatty deposits in certain areas of the body, such as the face, below the back of the neck called a buffalo hump and in the abdomen[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • ACTH-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma

    […] 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] […] signs of Cushings syndrome and disease may include: Change in body habitus: weight gain in face (moon face), above the collar bone (supraclavicular) and on back of neck (buffalo[pituitary.org] Weight gain (with centripetal distribution, buffalo-hump, supraclavicular fat pad), arterial hypertension, ecchymoses and purple striae on flanks and lower abdomen are all[primarycare.imedpub.com]

  • Mifepristone

    The patient's striae, weight gain, and buffalo hump markedly improved, and further bone loss was halted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination revealed a Cushingoid, thin child with moon facies, facial acne, hirsutism (fore lip), and supraclavicular fat pads.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Cortisone

    At high dosage, moon face and buffalo hump can also occur.[chem.yorku.ca] Cushing's syndrome invariably presents with a classical phenotype comprising central adiposity, prominence of dorsal, supraclavicular and temporal fat pads, bruising, abdominal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ectopic ACTH Syndrome

    She did not have other findings such as striae, supraclavicular fat accumulation, and buffalo hump.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] fat pad, sometimes known as a 'buffalo hump' purple skin striae easy skin bruising acanthosis nigricans proximal myopathy depression and other mood disorders osteoporosis[radiopaedia.org] Classic features of Cushing's syndrome are: moon face (round, red, and full) "buffalo hump" -- collection of fat between the shoulders central obesity -- protruding abdomen[uclahealth.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] fat pad, sometimes known as a 'buffalo hump' purple skin striae easy skin bruising acanthosis nigricans proximal myopathy depression and other mood disorders osteoporosis[radiopaedia.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]

  • 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] Case: A 26-year-old male patient presented with moon face, purplish striae, supraclavicular fat pads and proximal muscle weakness.[endocrine-abstracts.org] […] 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]

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