Create issue ticket

16 Possible Causes for Increased Sweating, Supraclavicular Fat Pads

  • Obesity

    Sedentary lifestyles and increased pollution brought about by industrialization pose major challenges to the prevention of both obesity and chronic respiratory diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, obstructive sleep apnea and obesity hypoventilation syndrome. Obesity has emerged[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Morbid Obesity

    OBJECTIVES: Pregnancy outcomes and infant growth and development are influenced by various prenatal and postnatal factors. Gestational weight gain (GWG) is an important indicator of pregnancy management and outcomes. Information about the interaction between prenatal obesity and depression on GWG among[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone

    […] blood fat levels Norepinephrine (noradrenaline) makes up 20 to 25 percent of the secretions from the medula; increases sweating and thickness of saliva; dilates pupils; constricts[innvista.com] Side effects of cortisone include insomnia, increased sweating, nausea, bloating, stomach pain, slow wound healing, acne, dry skin and changes in the location of fat in the[livestrong.com] […] muscles in the lungs, digestive system, and the wall of the bladder; increases secretion of hormones and digestive enzymes from the pancreas; decreases blood sugar levels; increases[innvista.com]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    […] thirst, more frequent urination, and profuse sweating Other complications include : a higher risk of life-threatening blood infections and other unusual infections osteoporosis[medicalnewstoday.com] Features more specific to Cushing's syndrome include proximal muscle weakness, supraclavicular fat pads, facial plethora, violaceous striae, easy bruising, and premature osteoporosis[bestpractice.bmj.com] 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]

  • Adrenal Cushing Syndrome

    […] thirst, more frequent urination, and profuse sweating Other complications include : a higher risk of life-threatening blood infections and other unusual infections osteoporosis[medicalnewstoday.com] 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] 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]

  • ACTH-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma

    […] body hair Painful joints Excessive sweating Thickened skin Heart disease Kidney stones.[innerbody.com] 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] High blood sugar Heart problems Joint pain Misaligned teeth Increased body hair Children and adolescents might grow too fast or too tall.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Adrenal Cortical Adenoma

    Several signs and symptoms may be seen, including: Bruising High blood pressure Weakness High blood sugar levels or diabetes Low potassium levels Excessive hair growth Sweating[my.clevelandclinic.org] The association with facial rounding (“moon face”) and supraclavicular and dorsocervical fat pads (“buffalo hump”) is less strong as these can be seen in obesity from other[cancertherapyadvisor.com] These hormones make the heart beat faster, cause sweating, increase blood supply to vital organs, slow down digestion and make the eyes’ pupils dilatate.[macmillan.org.uk]

  • Diabetic Pseudotabes

    Enlarged goitre and increased shoe/ring size; headache What is examined at the hands ?[freezingblue.com] Skin (plethora; hirstutism; ance; telengectasia); Moon facies; Eyes (visual fields - fundi (HTN DM Papilloedema); Mouth thrush; Neck - supraclavicular fat pads; acanthosis[freezingblue.com] Skin tags; sweating; sugar (glucosuria); SBP and Scottoma What are two other indications of acromegaly activity ?[freezingblue.com]

  • Secondary Aldosteronism

    Increased mineralocorticoid dependency in the young The mineralocorticoid dependency of sodium reabsorption is increased during infancy and childhood, peaking in the neonatal[emedicine.medscape.com] Weight gain, glucose intolerance, striae, skin thinning, increase in cervical, supraclavicular fat pad, facial plethora, muscle weakness, or osteoporosis in an obese patient[thecurbsiders.com] Clinical conditions in which it may arise include diarrhea, excessive sweating, low cardiac output states, and hypoalbuminemia due to liver or renal disease or nephrotic syndrome[emedicine.medscape.com]

Further symptoms