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61 Possible Causes for Generalized Loss of Subcutaneous Fat

  • Congenital Generalized Lipodystrophy Type 4

    Protruding abdomen, marked umbilical prominence, mild generalized loss of subcutaneous fat, and hypertrophic buttock and lower limb muscles are shown.[bmcmedgenet.biomedcentral.com] Only after detection of this mutation a mild generalized loss of subcutaneous fat, at first underestimated, was noticed and the diagnosis of lipodystrophy inferred.[bmcmedgenet.biomedcentral.com] When next seen at 3 years 4 months, the boy had a protruding abdomen, a marked umbilical prominence, mild generalized loss of subcutaneous fat and no acanthosis nigricans[bmcmedgenet.biomedcentral.com]

  • Acquired Generalized Lipodystrophy

    She had coarse facial features with generalized loss of subcutaneous fat and prominent muscularity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At clinical examination a generalized loss of subcutaneous fat that included the face and the extremities was observed. Laboratory tests showed a poor glicemic control.[endocrine-abstracts.org] A six-year- old girl followed with the diagnosis of autoimmune hepatitis showed a severe loss of fat tissue, hyperinsulinemia, impaired glucose tolerance, hypertriglyceridemia[scienceopen.com]

  • Insulin Resistance

    Physical examination revealed generalized loss of subcutaneous fat, confirmed by DEXA (total body fat 8.6%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As the patient presented with pubertal-onset of generalized lipodystrophy and insulin resistance, molecular analysis of the LMNA gene was performed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Generalized Lipodystrophy

    We report two siblings of Hispanic origin who displayed characteristic features of CGL such as generalized loss of subcutaneous fat from birth, acanthosis nigricans, acromegaloid[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On examination, she had generalized loss of subcutaneous fat, with prominent subcutaneous veins; there was severe acanthosis nigricans involving all flexures, generalized[ijdvl.com] At clinical examination a generalized loss of subcutaneous fat that included the face and the extremities was observed. Laboratory tests showed a poor glicemic control.[endocrine-abstracts.org]

  • Mandibular Hypoplasia - Deafness - Progeroid Syndrome

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot : 75 Mandibular hypoplasia, deafness, progeroid features, and lipodystrophy syndrome: An autosomal dominant systemic disorder characterized by prominent loss of subcutaneous fat, metabolic abnormalities including insulin resistance and diabetes mellitus, sclerodermatous skin, and a facial[…][malacards.org]

  • Howell-Evans Syndrome

    loss of subcutaneous fat, cataracts, joint contractures, early menopause, diabetes mellitus Sarcomas, melanoma, leukaemia, meningiomas and astrocytoma.[stmina-monastery.org] […] starting after puberty, premature canities, baldness, dry atrophic skin, mottled hyperpigmentation, telangiectasia, lower limb ulcers, short stature, senile appearance, generalized[stmina-monastery.org]

  • Palmoplantar Keratoderma-Esophageal Carcinoma Syndrome

    loss of subcutaneous fat, cataracts, joint contractures, early menopause, diabetes mellitus Sarcomas, melanoma, leukaemia, meningiomas and astrocytoma.[stmina-monastery.org] […] starting after puberty, premature canities, baldness, dry atrophic skin, mottled hyperpigmentation, telangiectasia, lower limb ulcers, short stature, senile appearance, generalized[stmina-monastery.org]

  • Hypotonia-Failure to Thrive-Microcephaly Syndrome

    Loss of subcutaneous fat Reduced muscle mass Marasmus Kwashiorkor HEENT Dysmorphic features Shape of head Fontanelles Sutures Oral abnormalities Enlarge tonsils Cardiac and[learn.pediatrics.ubc.ca] […] as, or more than, weight or length Suggestive of an intrauterine infection, teratogenic exposures, congenital syndromes, or other causes of microcephaly Physical findings General[learn.pediatrics.ubc.ca]

  • Lipedema

    We are not concerned in this presentation with the type of lipodystrophy (lipodystrophia progressiva) which is generally felt to be characterized by loss of subcutaneous fat[annals.org]

  • Short Stature - Wormian Bones - Dextrocardia Syndrome

    […] trunk and the other (type B) showing generalized loss of subcutaneous fat involving the face, trunk, and extremities.[rrnursingschool.biz] The pattern of body fat distribution is dual, one pattern (type A) manifesting with loss of subcutaneous fat in the extremities and normal or slight excess in the neck and[rrnursingschool.biz]

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