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2,633 Possible Causes for Hirsutism, Polymorphic Photodermatitis

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    […] photosensitivity leading to mutilating lesions, hemolytic anemia, splenomegaly, excessive urinary excretion of uroporphyrin and coproporphyrin, and invariably erythrodontia and hypertrichosis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Cutaneous manifestations Increased fragility of sun-exposed skin blistering and impaired healing ( blistering photosensitivity ) Healing results in scarring and milia formation Hypertrichosis[amboss.com] Other common symptoms may include thickening of the skin, hypo- and hyperpigmentation, hypertrichosis, cutaneous scarring, and deformities of the fingers, eyelids, lips, nose[mayomedicallaboratories.com]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Most of the time the facial hairs are fine, so the hirsutism is barely noticeable.[scientificamerican.com] […] photosensitivity leading to mutilating lesions, hemolytic anemia, splenomegaly, excessive urinary excretion of uroporphyrin and coproporphyrin, and invariably erythrodontia and hypertrichosis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The affected areas of skin also tend to be fragile and show hyperpigmentation (excess pigment) and hypertrichosis (excess hair).[medicinenet.com]

  • Variegate Porphyria

    The typical cutaneous signs of VP, including fragility, bullae, scarring, hypertrichosis, and photosensitivity, are indistinguishable from those of porphyria cutanea tarda[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypertrichosis and either hyper or hypopigmentation, as well as thickening of the skin are other notable findings.[symptoma.com] Skin fragility, milia and hypertrichosis may also occur. synonyms Variegate Porphyria, Porphyria Variegata, Hereditary Protocoproporphyria, Mixed Hepatic Porphyria UMLS Dean-Barnes[dermis.net]

  • Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

    […] scarring 0000987 Cerebral palsy 0100021 Cirrhosis Scar tissue replaces healthy tissue in the liver 0001394 Edema Fluid retention Water retention [ more ] 0000969 Generalized hirsutism[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] ; hypertrichosis (or abnormal hair growth) The skin signs and symptoms may be non-specific and can be associated with many other skin disorders.[dovemed.com] […] people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO Alopecia Hair loss 0001596 Autosomal dominant inheritance 0000006 Autosomal recessive inheritance 0000007 Facial hypertrichosis[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Ovarian Cyst

    The study describes the case of a patient, in which as a result of removing an endometrioid ovarian cyst, there was an improvement as regards hirsutism and the decrease of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Unusual hair growth on the face and body caused by an increased production of masculinizing hormones (hirsutism).[hopkinsmedicine.org] Important additional history items will include onset of the pain, quality, location, timing, associated symptoms such as fever, nausea, vomiting, precoscious puberty, hirsutism[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Menopause

    A 65-year-old woman presented with elevated testosterone levels, hirsutism and insulin resistance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] (abnormal hair growth in women) Facial hirsutism is very common in post-menopausal women not on HRT Alopecia ( hair loss from areas where it is normally present) Approximately[dermnetnz.org] Facial hirsutism (excess hair growth) can increase after menopause due to hormonal changes. This growth may be slowed with MHT.[southerncross.co.nz]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Insulin Resistance

    Case 1 presented with premature adrenarche aged 7 years, then by age 12 years had hirsutism, acne, acanthosis nigricans, and asymptomatic diabetes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Using exome sequencing, we identified a homozygous frameshift mutation (c.1047_1048dupC; p.G337Rfs*25) in a patient presenting with short stature, facial hirsutism, alopecia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] paradoxical hypoglycaemia; (2) acanthosis nigricans, a velvety hyperpigmentation of axilliary and flexural skin often associated with skin tags; or (3) hyperandrogenism in girls (hirsutism[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Based on results of drug studies on hirsutism, a longer trial of several months may be required to clinically confirm the effects of spearmint tea on hirsutism. 10 In addition[ndnr.com] Context: Hirsutism often occurs in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After three months, a significant weight loss was recorded, hirsutism had decreased slightly and oligomenorrhea reappeared.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Polymorphic Photodermatitis

    THE diagnosis of cutaneous porphyria is suggested by the clinical findings of photosensitivity, hyperpigmentation, hirsutism and increased fragility of the skin.[nejm.org] polymorphous EnglishSNOMED M-11460 L0032526no S0004714 N Polymorphic photodermatitis EnglishSNOMED Intl D0-75100 L0032526no S0004714 N Polymorphic photodermatitis EnglishSNOMEDCT_US[doctor.am] I have read that these symptoms are called Photodermatitis or Polymorphic Light Eruption.[forums.prohealth.com]

  • Photosensitivity Disorder

    Other symptoms include pruritus, increased skin fragility, hypertrichosis and sclerodermoid changes. 19 The mechanism of PCT in HIV is thought to be HIV-induced changes in[sajhivmed.org.za] : Polymorphic light eruption (PMLE) sufferers develop rashes on the front of the neck, arms, and upper chest, but not the face.[sunsaferx.com] To endogenous photodermatitis include, in particular, porphyria, xeroderma pigmentosum, eczema, solar, solar scabies, Hydroa vacciniformia (Hydroa vacciniforme), polymorphic[qsota.com]

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