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401 Possible Causes for Elbow Dimples, Upper Extremity Swelling

  • Eosinophilic Fasciitis

    In patients with insidious onset or without treatment, skin changes can evolve from edema to induration and peau d' orange dimpling.[medpagetoday.com] At this stage, patients may also present with contracture of the tendons of the wrists, elbows, knees and ankles, and the Achilles tendon.[medpagetoday.com]

  • Angioedema

    […] of the extremities, face, and genitals can affect any area upper airway swelling of the lips, tongue, uvula, soft palate, and larynx gastrointestinal bowel wall edema resulting[step2.medbullets.com] On day 10 post transplantation, she developed a pruritic skin rash on the upper and lower extremities, back and neck, followed by eyelid, lip and facial swelling.[nature.com] Presentation Symptoms prodromal symptoms fatigue nausea and/or other gastrointestinal symptoms flu-like symptoms angioedema without urticaria or pruritus affecting the skin swelling[step2.medbullets.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Hemophilia

    Original Article Marilyn J. Manco-Johnson, M.D., Thomas C. Abshire, M.D., Amy D. Shapiro, M.D., Brenda Riske, M.S., M.B.A., M.P.A., Michele R. Hacker, Sc.D., Ray Kilcoyne, M.D., J. David Ingram, M.D., Michael L. Manco-Johnson, M.D., Sharon Funk, B.Sc., P.T., Linda Jacobson, B.S., Leonard A. Valentino, M.D., W. Keith Hoots, M.D., George R.[…][doi.org]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    The most frequent signs and symptoms were face or neck swelling (82%), upper extremity swelling (68%), dyspnea (66%), cough (50%), and dilated chest vein collaterals (38%)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With acute superior vena cava obstruction, symptoms include facial and neck swelling, facial flushing, bilateral upper extremity swelling, neurological signs, dyspnea, headache[radiopaedia.org]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Hereditary Angioedema

    Hereditary angioedema (HAE) may manifest with swelling of the face, extremities, and upper airways.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The drug candidate cut the rate of monthly attack in patients with HAE—a disease characterized by recurrent swelling of extremities, gastrointestinal tract and upper airways—by[fiercebiotech.com] Abstract Hereditary angioedema (HAE) may manifest with swelling of the face, extremities, and upper airways.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Lymphangioleiomyomatosis

    Lymphangiomyomatosis (LAM) is a rare disease, of unknown etiology, affecting women almost exclusively. Lung transplantation is the only consistently effective therapy for LAM. Microscopically, LAM consists of a diffuse proliferation of smooth muscle cells. LAM can occur without evidence of other disease (referred to[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Liposarcoma

    Liposarcoma is a cancer that arises in fat cells in soft tissue, such as that inside the thigh or in the retroperitoneum. [1] It is a rare type of cancer that bears a resemblance to fat cells when examined under a microscope. [2] It is typically a large, bulky tumor, and tends to have multiple smaller satellites that[…][en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Alveolar Rupture

    Abstract The effect of altered mechanical ventilation on the incidence of alveolar rupture and bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) was reviewed in infants who had neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) (N 99). From 1971 to 1974 we attempted to minimize pulmonary oxygen exposure. Accordingly, during the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 3

    Hereditary angioedema is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by episodic local swelling involving subcutaneous or submucous tissue of the upper respiratory and gastrointestinal[malacards.org] […] of the extremities, face, and genitals can affect any area upper airway swelling of the lips, tongue, uvula, soft palate, and larynx gastrointestinal bowel wall edema resulting[medbullets.com] […] episodes are generally self-limiting and most often affect the skin, face, extremities, gastrointestinal tract, and upper respiratory tract; occasionally, the laryngeal structures[uspharmacist.com]

    Missing: Elbow Dimples
  • Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension

    Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension ( CTEPH ) is a long-term disease caused by a blockage in the blood vessels that deliver blood from the heart to the lungs ( the pulmonary arterial tree ). These blockages cause increased resistance to flow in the pulmonary arterial tree which in turn leads to rise in[…][en.wikipedia.org]

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