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367 Possible Causes for Easy Bruising, Proximal Muscle Weakness

  • Cushing's Disease

    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.[csrf.net] The following signs and symptoms are common: Weight gain Skin changes Hirsutism Menstrual disorders Progressive proximal muscle weakness Infertility Impotence Moodiness, irritability[symptoma.com] Clinical features which are more specific for Cushing’s syndrome include muscle wasting and weakness, easy bruising, wide purple stretch marks and thin skin.[web.archive.org]

  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Classic-Like Type 1

    bruising without atrophic scarring.[orpha.net] muscle tone 0001252 Myalgia Muscle ache Muscle pain [ more ] 0003326 Proximal muscle weakness Weakness in muscles of upper arms and upper legs 0003701 Sensory neuropathy[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] These symptoms include easy bruising, abnormally stretchy skin (hyperextensible), very loose joints with an abnormally large range of movement (hypermobility), and joints[diseaseinfosearch.org]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    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.[csrf.net] He had significant proximal muscle weakness of lower limbs with preservation of deep tendon reflexes.[e-ijd.org] Because of progressive proximal muscle weakness, patients may have difficulty climbing stairs, getting out of a low chair, and raising their arms.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • ACTH-Independent Cushing Syndrome

    The patient was a 69 year-old woman who had a 10-15 year history of controlled hypertension, back pain associated with osteoporosis, easy bruising, and truncal obesity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] muscle weakness Decreased libido & impotency (in men) Infection Depression/lethargy Menstrual disorders Associated Clinical Conditions Osteoporosis Hypertension Diabetes[specialty.mims.com] Clinical symptoms of Cushing's disease Round facies Proximal muscle weakness Truncal obesity Buffalo hump Thin skin Hirsutism Easy bruisability Purple abdominal striae Depression[barnardhealth.us]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    bruising, hirsutism, and progressive muscle weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition to classical features of glucocorticoid excess, such as proximal muscle weakness and wide purple striae, patients may present with the associated comorbidities[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Those features most specific for Cushing's syndrome include abnormal fat distribution, particularly in the supraclavicular and temporal fossae, proximal muscle weakness, wide[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • ACTH-Dependent Cushing Syndrome

    The high levels of cortisol cause symptoms including obesity and very easy bruising, among other health concerns.[healthline.com] Case: A 26-year-old male patient presented with moon face, purplish striae, supraclavicular fat pads and proximal muscle weakness.[endocrine-abstracts.org] Hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis, severe proximal muscle weakness, nonsuppressible high-dose dexamethasone suppression test (HDDST) and rapid course of disease all pointed[ijem.in]

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    Easy bruising of the skin, sometimes with little or no trauma, such as on the back of the hands. Some patients lose a little hair.[netdoctor.co.uk] Although there was no evidence of proximal muscle weakness, EMG was done which was reported as normal.[omjournal.org] bruising of the skin High blood pressure High blood sugar levels Cataracts.[southerncross.co.nz]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    bruising Cardiovascular system —causing abnormal heart beat/heart rate, heart failure, high blood pressure (hypertension), and other conditions Gastrointestinal (GI) tract[healthcommunities.com] The principal clinical findings were weakness and tenderness of the proximal limbs and girdle muscle. He was unable to lift his head or any extremities from the bed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Complications of Alcohol Abuse Chronic alcohol abuse and dependence can damage all organ systems, including: Blood-forming system —resulting in anemia (low red blood cell count) and easy[healthcommunities.com]

  • Acute Renal Failure

    bruising, and pale skin (from anemia); ...[emedicinehealth.com] Neuromuscular manifestations include muscle weakness and cramps as well as an increased incidence of rhabdomyolysis.[academic.oup.com] Abnormally dark or light skin Bone pain Drowsiness or problems concentrating or thinking Numbness or swelling in the hands and feet Muscle twitching or cramps Breath odor Easy[mountsinai.org]

  • Polymyositis

    In high doses, they commonly cause an increase in appetite and weight, puffiness of the face, and easy bruising.[medicinenet.com] From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search rare idiopathic inflammatory myopathy characterized by symmetric proximal muscle weakness and elevated muscle enzymes edit[wikidata.org] This report highlights the case of a 30-year-old male who had severe myalgia and proximal muscle weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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