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334 Possible Causes for Easy Bruising, Hypertension, Proximal Muscle Weakness

  • Cushing's Disease

    Several studies have reported an association between idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) and deficits of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis.[] Cushing’s syndrome COMMON FEATURES LESS COMMON FEATURES Weight gain Insomnia Hypertension Recurrent infection Poor short-term memory Thin skin and stretch marks Irritability Easy[] The following signs and symptoms are common: Weight gain Skin changes Hirsutism Menstrual disorders Progressive proximal muscle weakness Infertility Impotence Moodiness, irritability[]

  • Corticotropin

    In ectopic corticotropin syndrome, hypertension has been attributed to cortisol inactivation overload, giving rise to mineralocorticoid-type hypertension.[] This can cause symptoms of Cushing's syndrome, which include: Upper body fat A rounded "moon" face Easy bruising Muscle weakness After you stop taking corticotropin, your[] On physical examination, she was a cushingoid-appearing girl with proximal muscle weakness and notable facial acne.[]

  • Polyarteritis Nodosa

    Hypertension (HT) represents a major public health problem affecting many individuals worldwide.[] On a physical examination, rapidly progressive lower proximal muscle weakness and bilateral drop foot were observed.[] Symptoms responded to management with anti-hypertensives and anti-epileptics.[]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    At 18 weeks of gestation, severe hypertension developed. Medical history was significant for chronic hypertension, nephrolithiasis, and an atrial myxoma excised in 2011.[] bruising, hirsutism, and progressive muscle weakness.[] We report a case of a 74-year-old male patient who presented with severe hypokalemia, proximal muscle weakness, peripheral edema, metabolic alkalosis, and worsening hyperglycemia[]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    Patients also notice a weakening of muscles, diabetes, hypertension, increased infections, problems with wound healing, osteopenia, osteoporosis, and psychological problems[] Memory loss was due to job stress and thin skin and easy bruising were due to sun exposure. After foot and back fractures at age 47, I was finally diagnosed.[] He had significant proximal muscle weakness of lower limbs with preservation of deep tendon reflexes.[]

  • Graves Disease

    She was found to have pulmonary artery hypertension resulting in obstructive shock. Thyroid storm was diagnosed according to Burch and Wartofsky score.[] bruising These manifestations usually progress, then stabilize within two to three years [ 15 ] .[] muscle weakness All of these are reversible with the management of thyroid hormones and acheivement of Euthyroid. [2] [13] Therapist should have a base knowledge and understanding[]

  • Vitamin E Deficiency

    […] and any relationship between the elevated MDA and lower vitamin E levels with hypertension in pregnant women.[] Signs and symptoms include dry skin, easy bruising , decreased clotting time, eczema , elevated indirect bilirubin , psoriasis , elevated heavy metals, PMS , cystic fibrosis[] This report describes a 7-year-old boy with severe malabsorption since birth who presented with progressive external ophthalmoplegia, proximal muscle weakness, peripheral[]

  • Levofloxacin

    Physicians must be aware that quinolone antibiotics can potentially cause intracranial hypertension.[] Report immediately any signs of rash, joint or back pain, difficulty breathing, easy bruising or bleeding, inflammation, or rupture of tendon.[] Marked proximal muscle weakness developed quickly. Peak CPK levels reached 24 000 U/L. After stopping the quinolone, the rhabdomyolysis cleared.[]

  • Polymyositis

    […] presence of conduction defect, ventricular dysfunction, mitral valve regurgitation, segmental hypokinesia (myocardial scintigraphy without perfusion defects) and pulmonary hypertension[] In high doses, they commonly cause an increase in appetite and weight, puffiness of the face, and easy bruising.[] This report highlights the case of a 30-year-old male who had severe myalgia and proximal muscle weakness.[]

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    SPIDDM should be considered when patients with PBC with portal hypertension-type progression develop diabetes.[] Patients may have a low platelet count because of an enlarged spleen causing easy bruising.[] When she visited our hospital, she had polyarthritis, myalgia, symmetrical proximal limb-muscle weakness, elevated muscle enzymes, and myogenic abnormalities on electromyogram[]

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