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8,337 Possible Causes for Edema, Head and Neck Swelling, Supraclavicular Fat Pads

  • Cushing's Disease

    Hypertension, edema and hypokalemia result due to the increased mineralocorticoid effect of steroids.[symptoma.com] Individuals with Cushing syndrome can develop moon facies, facial plethora, supraclavicular fat pads, buffalo hump, truncal obesity, and purple striae, as shown in the image[emedicine.medscape.com] fat pads (buffalo hump) Usually, very slender distal extremities and fingers Muscle wasting and weakness are present.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone

    The main side effects are headache and swelling in legs (edema). Midodrine comes in 5 mg pills and Dr.[csrf.net] Retention of sodium and water followed by edema, increased blood volume and hypertension. 3.[biologydiscussion.com] Brain edema Four types of cerebral edema are present: the vasogenic cerebral edema that results from an increased permeability of the endothelium of cerebral capillaries to[omicsonline.org]

  • Obesity

    , which may be partly a consequence of elevated ventricular filling pressure, despite elevation in cardiac output. 49,50 However in patients with circadian venous edemas,[dx.doi.org] Wall M, Dollar JD, Sadun AA, Kardon R: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension: lack of histologic evidence for cerebral edema . Arch Neurol 1995, 52: 141–145.[dx.doi.org] […] variables in both normal weight and overweight individuals. 48 Venous Insufficiency, Venous Thrombosis, and Pulmonary Embolus A common finding in massive obesity is pedal edema[dx.doi.org]

  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    The symptoms are rarely life-threatening, though edema of the epiglottis can make breathing difficult, edema of the brain can cause reduced alertness, and in less than 5%[en.wikipedia.org] Most common symptoms include a sense of fullness in the head, neck and facial swelling, dyspnea, chest pain, cough, dysphagia and distended upper extremities.[symptoma.com] He developed abrupt respiratory failure with marked head/neck swelling and purplish discoloration.[neurology.org]

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  • Angioedema

    2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 995.1 Angioneurotic edema, not elsewhere classified 2015 Billable Thru Sept 30/2015 Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015 ICD-9-CM 995.1 is a billable[icd9data.com] Some authors have suggested that swelling anywhere on the head and neck should heighten suspicion of airway compromise and should prompt advanced examination.[airwayelearning.com] To review available information on cough and angioneurotic edema associated with angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Superior Vena Cava Thrombosis

    Abstract A 21-year-old male patient with a 6-year history of Crohn's disease presented with shoulder pain and edema in the neck and bilateral supraclavicular fossa.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] swelling of the face and neck.[symptoma.com] Edema of the arms and head is a well-known clinical consequence of this thrombosis, with an intrinsic risk of pulmonary embolism; however, systemic embolization into the cerebral[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 3

    In rare cases, laryngeal edema with potentially life-threatening asphyxiation can occur without immediate therapy.[symptoma.com] […] management of pediatric hereditary angioneurotic edema.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Over the last 20 years she suffered from occasional edemas of the extremities and abdomen.[signavitae.com]

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  • Hereditary Angioedema

    KEYWORDS: Airway obstruction; Hereditary angioedema; Laryngeal edema[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dental procedures are a triggering factor for laryngeal edema. Edemas of the face are a risk factor for laryngeal involvement. Three types of HAE have been described.[web.archive.org] Dental procedures are a triggering factor for laryngeal edema. Edemas of the face are a risk factor for laryngeal involvement.[orpha.net]

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  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 1

    Soon after, the rapid onset of edema of the extremities, face, and/or the upper airway (angioedema) occurs and is considered to be the hallmark of HAE.[symptoma.com] Over the last 20 years she suffered from occasional edemas of the extremities and abdomen.[signavitae.com] […] in various organs, such as subcutaneous edema, laryngeal edema and gastrointestinal tracts mucosa.[omicsonline.org]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 2

    GI edema manifests as severe abdominal pain and cramping (mimicking acute abdomen), while laryngeal edema may cause breathing difficulties and even asphyxiation.[symptoma.com] The disease presents with orbital pain, edema on the eyelids, erythema, and fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Over the last 20 years she suffered from occasional edemas of the extremities and abdomen.[signavitae.com]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads

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