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1,280 Possible Causes for Increased Abdominal Girth, Pelvic Neoplasm, Spasticity - Hyperreflexia

  • Pregnancy

    A total of 31 of the 49 infants (63%) had grossly abnormal results on neurologic examinations; hypertonicity, clonus, hyperreflexia, abnormal movements, spasticity, contractures[nejm.org] […] by increased abdominal girth in the later stages of pregnancy.[doi.org] Other physical effects that are normal during pregnancy, and not necessarily signs of disease, include nausea, vomiting, increase in abdominal girth, changes in bowel habits[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Ovarian Neoplasm

    A pelvic retroperitoneal schwannoma that was initially thought to be an ovarian neoplasm is reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] abdominal girth -epithelial tumor -simple or septate thin walled multiocular cysts with varying degrees of echogenicity caused by mucoid material ascites with punctuate echoes[quizlet.com] Those with a malignant ovarian neoplasm may develop pelvic discomfort, abdominal swelling and tenderness, and persistent, abrupt urges to urinate.[wisegeek.com]

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  • Ectopic Pregnancy

    Ectopic pregnancy is an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Use of transvaginal ultrasonography and quantitative measurement of the beta subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin (beta-hCG) has led to a reduction in the need for diagnostic laparoscopy. Furthermore, with earlier diagnosis, medical[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Constipation

    Mechanical causes are related to morphological abnormalities of the anorectum (megarectum, rectal prolapse, rectocele, enterocele, neoplasms, stenosis).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Functional disorders are associated with neurological disorders and dysfunction of the pelvic floor muscles or anorectal muscles (anismus, descending perineum syndrome, Hirschsprung's[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Carcinoma of the Rectum

    If the liver is affected, symptoms may include nausea, fatigue, swelling of the feet and hands, increased abdominal girth and/or jaundice.[cancercenter.com]

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  • Uterine Fibroid

    Uterine fibroid is one of the most common pelvic neoplasms. It is rare for this condition to manifest as acute symptoms necessitating emergency surgical intervention.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Case Presentation A 55 y/o female patient presenting with increased abdominal girth since 6 months and body weight.[m.scirp.org] It is estimated that for at least 20-30% of women aged 30 years and over, uterine fibroids are the most common pelvic neoplasms [ 4, 7 ].[pulsus.com]

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  • Endometriosis

    View/Print Table TABLE 1 Differential Diagnosis of Endometriosis by Symptom Generalized pelvic pain Pelvic inflammatory disease Endometritis Pelvic adhesions Neoplasms, benign[aafp.org] She presented with an increase in abdominal girth and was found to have bilateral ovarian cysts, massive hem- orrhagic ascites, and an elevated CA-125 level.[de.slideshare.net] […] disease Endometritis Pelvic adhesions Neoplasms, benign or malignant Ovarian torsion Sexual or physical abuse Nongynecologic causes Dysmenorrhea Primary Secondary (adenomyosis[web.archive.org]

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  • Meigs Syndrome

    The benign tumors in Meigs syndrome are usually fibromas or fibrothecomas and constitute 4% of all ovarian neoplasms.[scholars.northwestern.edu] abdominal girth, bloating, intermittent abdominal pain, dyspnea, nonproductive cough may help in differentiating potential local factor causing such symptoms.[en.wikipedia.org] The benign tumors in Meigs syndrome are usually fibromas or fibrothecomas and constitute 4{\%} of all ovarian neoplasms.[scholars.northwestern.edu]

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  • Obstipation

    Mechanical causes are related to morphological abnormalities of the anorectum (megarectum, rectal prolapse, rectocele, enterocele, neoplasms, stenosis).[doi.org] ‘A 71-year-old white man with no prior history of malignancy and a 2-week history of obstipation, increasing abdominal girth, and abdominal cramping sought medical attention[en.oxforddictionaries.com] Functional disorders are associated with neurological disorders and dysfunction of the pelvic floor muscles or anorectal muscles (anismus, descending perineum syndrome, Hirschsprung's[doi.org]

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  • Metastatic Ovarian Carcinoma

    Overview MeSH Major Carcinoma Lymph Nodes Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial Ovarian Neoplasms abstract Ovarian cancer patients with stage IV ovarian cancer due solely to[vivo.med.cornell.edu] abdominal girth over the past month.[medbullets.com] abdominal girth Lethargy, fatigue or lack of energy Abdominal pain or swelling Elevated levels of the protein CA-125 According to the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance , most[cancercenter.com]

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