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79 Possible Causes for Facial Edema, Thick Facial Skin

  • Rosacea

    Surgical and Other Procedures for Treating Thick Skin Fortunately surgical procedures can help reshape the nose and bring the skin back to normal size by shaving off the extra[] edema of rosacea (rosacea lymphedema).[] Edema. Edema may accompany or follow prolonged facial erythema or flushing. Sometimes soft edema may last for days or be aggravated by inflammatory changes.[]

  • Hypothyroidism

    […] expression, dementia or frank psychosis (myxedema madness) Dermatologic manifestations: Facial puffiness; myxedema; sparse, coarse and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick[] skin; carotenemia, particularly notable on the palms and soles (caused by deposition of carotene in the lipid-rich epidermal layers); macroglossia due to deposition of proteinaceous[] […] substance in the ligaments around the wrist and ankle); slowing of the relaxation phase of deep tendon reflexes Psychiatric manifestations: Personality changes, depression, dull facial[]

  • Congenital Hypothyroidism

    The symptoms of congenital hypothyroidism may include the following: Puffy face Coarse facial features Dull look Thick protruding tongue Poor feeding Choking episodes Constipation[] Difficult breathing Wide, short hands Reduced activities Dry and brittle hair Swelling around eyes Coarse facial features Thick protruding tongue Goiter or enlarged thyroid[] […] or reduced stooling Yellow skin color— jaundice Short stature Swollen abdomen Decreased activity Sleeps a lot Rarely cries or hoarse cry Dry brittle hair; low hairline Poor[]

  • Facial Granuloma

    Skin thickness varies among facial areas, which affects optimal injection depth.[] Among these, there were 68% (27/40) cases of orofacial granulomatosis and 43% (3/7) cases of solid facial edema. [53] In an unpublished study conducted in our department,[] Histology: Superficial and deep infiltrate with eosinophils ( lymphocytes, plasma cells, mast cells), sometimes with edema. 5.6.8 Granuloma faciale (eosinophilicum) Etiology[]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    […] of thick, darker, velvety skin.[] In the cases reported, after initiation of combined contraceptives, patients presented with facial swelling with airway involvement (laryngeal edema) and abdominal pain.[] Signs and symptoms of PCOS include irregular or no menstrual periods, heavy periods, excess body and facial hair, acne, pelvic pain, difficulty getting pregnant, and patches[]

  • Otitis Externa

    […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[] T 101.9F, Pulse 91, RR 17, 141/51, 99%RA, Glc 378 On exam, the patient has notable facial asymmetry with his edematous left ear pushed forward by surrounding edema.[] […] disease Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely with facial involvement Raised, red lesions with thick, silvery-white adherent scale Often pruritic Seborrheic[]

  • Burn Injury

    […] donor skin with optimal color match for facial resurfacing. [46] Often, the "blush" areas, such as the upper back and shoulders, make good facial donor sites.[] […] or nasal hairs, facial burns, oropharyngeal edema, vocal changes or altered mental status).[] Mepilex Ag Commonly used on superficial, mid dermal or deep dermal to full thickness facial burns or on areas where it is difficult to secure acticoat. - Self-adhesive Secure[]

  • Ectropion

    In addition to canthoplasty, full-thickness skin graft was preformed in 1 patient, Z-plasty in 1, and lid switch in 2.[] Examination revealed facial erythema and eczema, ectropion, blepharitis, chemosis, lid teleangectasia, and contact lens-related corneal edema.[] Mechanical ectropions may be recognized by accompanying periorbital edema and proptosis, whereas paralytic ectropion is distinguished from other forms by presence of facial[]

  • Myxedema Coma

    […] expression, dementia or frank psychosis (myxedema madness) Dermatologic manifestations: Facial puffiness; myxedema; sparse, coarse and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick[] Emergency physicians should anticipate a potentially difficult airway in all myxedema coma patients regardless of the degree of external facial edema present.[] A 41-year-old male presented to the emergency department with confusion, right-sided numbness and tingling, slurred speech, dizziness, and facial edema.[]

  • Cluster Headache

    Only approximately 3% can lie still during an attack. 3 The face of cluster patients has been described as having a ‘leonine appearance’ with thick, coarse facial skin, peau[] , eyelid edema, and miosis.[] , eyelid EDEMA, and miosis.[]

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