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38 Possible Causes for Coronary Atherosclerosis, Thick Facial Skin

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Young obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome have evidence of early coronary atherosclerosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of thick, darker, velvety skin.[en.wikipedia.org] , hypertension, dyslipidemia, coronary artery disease, and endometrial carcinoma.[web.archive.org]

  • Hypothyroidism

    Perk, in a coronary angiographic study reported greater coronary atherosclerosis progression in patients with hypothyroidism and TSH levels in the range seen in subclinical[doi.org] […] expression, dementia or frank psychosis (myxedema madness) Dermatologic manifestations: Facial puffiness; myxedema; sparse, coarse and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick[merckmanuals.com] Thyroid function is associated with the presence and severity of coronary atherosclerosis. Clin Cardiol. 2003 ; 26 : 569–573.[stroke.ahajournals.org]

  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 2b

    […] artery disease in the Bezafibrate Coronary Atherosclerosis Intervention Trial (BECAIT).[care.diabetesjournals.org] : Thick Facial dysmorphism Palpebral fissures & Mouth: Small & Short Maxillary hypoplasia Prognathism Short philtrum Skeletal Short tubular bones: Hands & Feet Short stature[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Hypercholesterolemia -- atherosclerosis -- coronary artery disease What other health problems can hypercholesterolemia cause?[brainscape.com]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 2

    Patients with MPS II typically exhibit systemic manifestations including a short stature, a specific facial appearance, dysostosis multiplex, a thick skin, inguinal hernia[journals.plos.org] They also had characteristic features of Hunter syndrome such as stunted growth, coarse facial features (large forehead, thick neck, tongue and lips, bushy eyebrows, and flattened[mjdrdypu.org] On examination, they had short stature, big head, protruding abdomen, coarse skin, swollen wrist joints, and clubbed fingers.[mjdrdypu.org]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 1H

    […] hairy skin all over the body, a tuft of hair in the parietal region, coarse facial features and a prominent forehead with a large tongue, hepatosplenomegaly and skeletal[dx.doi.org] Medical College, Cuttack 753 007, Orissa India Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None DOI: 10.4103/0378-6323.25644 A 2-year-old girl presented with coarse, thick[dx.doi.org]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 1

    Physical Examination Appearance Short stature with disproportionately short trunk ( dwarfism ) Skin Thickened skin Excessive body hair growth HEENT Coarse or rough facial[wikidoc.org] […] features (including a flat nasal bridge, thick lips, and enlarged mouth and tongue ) Abdomen Enlarged organs such as liver or spleen Hernias Extremities Dysplasia (abnormal[wikidoc.org]

  • Psoriasis

    However, further studies investigating the relationship and specific mode of action of these agents relating to coronary artery atherosclerosis and inflammation are still[doi.org] facial skin.[doi.org] Korman, Visualization of atherosclerosis as detected by coronary artery calcium and carotid intima-media thickness reveals significant atherosclerosis in a cross-sectional[doi.org]

  • Sinus Bradycardia

    […] artery disease (CAD), all other major cardiac diseases will be discussed in these sections, including contributing factors such as a high cholesterol , atherosclerosis ,[cardiachealth.org] Thick skin with an oily texture, upper thoracic lordosis with compensatory lumbar hyperlordosis, prominence of the lower part of the sternum, and big hands and feet were also[elsevier.es] […] diseases): 135,952 Chronic lower respiratory diseases: 127,924 Accidents (unintentional injuries): 123,706 Alzheimer’s disease: 74,632 Diabetes: 71,382 While the focus is on coronary[cardiachealth.org]

  • Kimura Disease

    Small dense low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol concentrations predict risk for coronary heart disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) study.[journals.plos.org] The surface is smooth overlying skin is thick and not pinchable. The swellings are firm in consistency. One submandibular lymph node is palpable on the right side.[surgeryijss.com] Noninvasive assessment of the early progression of atherosclerosis in adolescents with Kawasaki disease and coronary artery lesions. Pediatrics. 2001 ; 107:1095–1099.[ahajournals.org]

  • Growth Hormone Deficiency

    Atherosclerosis 1984;51:241–249.[doi.org] However, a nice side benefit is that growth hormone also increases the thickness of the skin.[drmarinajohnson.com] Krauss RM, Williams PT, Brensike J, Detre KM, Lindgren FR, Kelsey SF, Vranizan K, Levy RI: Intermediate density lipoproteins and progression of coronary artery disease in[doi.org]

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