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1,003 Possible Causes for Hypertensive Encephalopathy, Supraclavicular Fat Pads

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    Common: centripetal obesity with dorsocervical and supraclavicular fat pads, facial plethora and "moon face," fatigue, hyperglycemia, hypertension, mood lability, easy bruisability[hopkinsguides.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]

  • Cushing's Disease

    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] At baseline and at months 6 and 12, a reviewer at each site assessed patients for signs of hypercortisolism (facial rubor and supraclavicular and dorsal fat pads) by scoring[nejm.org]

  • Hypertension

    Types of end-organ damage associated with hypertensive emergencies include cerebral infarction (24%), acute pulmonary edema (23%) and hypertensive encephalopathy (16%), as[oadoi.org] fat pads, wide (1-cm) violaceous striae, hirsutism Overnight 1-mg dexamethasone suppression test 24-h urinary free cortisol excretion (preferably multiple); midnight salivary[dx.doi.org] ’s syndrome S5.4-12 Rapid weight gain, especially with central distribution; proximal muscle weakness; depression; hyperglycemia Central obesity, “moon” face, dorsal and supraclavicular[doi.org]

  • ACTH-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma

    fat pad, sometimes known as a 'buffalo hump' purple skin striae easy skin bruising acanthosis nigricans proximal myopathy depression and other mood disorders osteoporosis[radiopaedia.org] Weight gain (with centripetal distribution, buffalo-hump, supraclavicular fat pad), arterial hypertension, ecchymoses and purple striae on flanks and lower abdomen are all[primarycare.imedpub.com] Typically, patients have the following clinical features 6 : rounded face, sometimes described as 'moon-shaped' progressive centripetal obesity and weight gain prominent supraclavicular[radiopaedia.org]

  • Hypertensive Crisis

    This may include hypertensive encephalopathy, caused by brain swelling and dysfunction, and characterized by headaches and an altered level of consciousness (confusion or[en.wikipedia.org] […] emergency and even hypertensive encephalopathy at any age.[bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com] encephalopathy Five male patients, all without a family history of hypertension, had hypertensive encephalopathy at the ages of 5, 9, 12, 13 and 14 years, respectively (Table[bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Obesity

    Tsigos C. a · Hainer V. b · Basdevant A. c · Finer N. d · Fried M. e · Mathus-Vliegen E. f · Micic D. g · Maislos M. h · Roman G. i · Schutz Y. j · Toplak H. k · Zahorska-Markiewicz B. l Author affiliations for the Obesity Management Task Force of the European Association for the Study of Obesity a Endocrinology,[…][doi.org]

    Missing: Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Abstract A marked increase of cases of amphetamine intoxication has been witnessed in Taiwan over the past two years, and poisoning accounts for the direct cause of death in some cases of them. We report a case of 30-year-old woman, who developed immobility, rigidity, mutism and staring after the intake of four[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Morbid Obesity

    BACKGROUND: There are indications that pain perception is altered in patients with obesity, which complicates postoperative pain treatment. An essential part for adequate pain treatment is the capacity of the patient to grade pain. OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to identify the differences in pain[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Preeclampsia

    encephalopathy and coagulopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An important objective in the care of a woman with severe hypertension, with or without proteinuria, is to reduce blood pressure in order to avoid hypertensive encephalopathy[bmb.oxfordjournals.org] The regulation of cerebral perfusion is inhibited, vessels become dilated with increased permeability, and cerebral edema occurs, resulting in ischemia and encephalopathy.[emedicine.com]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Systemic Scleroderma

    , hypertensive retinopathy, encephalopathy and pulmonary oedema.[doi.org] Other clinical features of SRC 4 include hypertensive retinopathy in the majority of patients, and encephalopathy, which can cause seizures.[doi.org] Patients with SRC may exhibit headaches, hypertensive retinopathy associated with visual disturbances and encephalopathy, seizures, fever and general malaise.[doi.org]

    Missing: Supraclavicular Fat Pads

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