68 Possible Causes for Lipoatrophic Diabetes Mellitus in USA

  • Lipoatrophic Diabetes Mellitus
    Generalized Lipodystrophy
  • Infectious Mononucleosis
    Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Infectious mononucleosis is a common viral infection known to cause pharyngitis and fever. It is primarily an infection of teenagers and young adults caused by the Epstein Barr virus. The majority of patients with infectious mononucleosis have mild symptoms. However a few will complain of the following features: Once…[1]

  • Idiopathic Disease
    Generalized Lipodystrophy
  • Acquired Disorder
    Generalized Lipodystrophy
  • Myxedema
    Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Myxedema or severe hypothyroidism is clinical condition where the thyroid gland does not produce any thyroid hormone. In some cases, myxedema condition is also being referred to as underactive thyroid. Myxedema typically present with a distinct facial appearance, hoarse slow speech, and dryness of the skin. The…[2]

  • Measles
    Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Measles, also known as rubeola, is one of the most contagious infectious diseases. It is a viral infection commonly affecting the pediatric population. The disease can be prevented by receiving vaccination against it. Preliminary signs and symptoms of measles begin to show effect after the 8 – 12 days of exposure to…[3]

  • Bordetella Pertussis
    Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Bordetella pertussis is a Gram-negative, aerobic, pathogenic, encapsulated coccobacillus of the genus Bordetella, and the causative agent of pertussis or whooping cough. Unlike B. bronchiseptica, B. pertussis is not motile. Its virulence factors include pertussis toxin, filamentous hæmagglutinin, pertactin, fimbria, and…[4]

  • Acquired Partial Lipodystrophy
    Diabetes Mellitus Generalized Lipodystrophy

    The physician should also be alert for signs of diabetes mellitus and renal impairment. … Metabolic abnormalities comprise diabetes mellitus, impaired glucose tolerance, hypertriglyceridemia, and low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels.[5]

  • Graves Disease
    Diabetes Mellitus Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Graves' disease is also commonly associated with non-thyroid conditions including diabetes mellitus type 1, myasthenia gravis, pernicious anemia, systemic lupus erythematosus … Those with other autoimmune diseases such as type 1 diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis are more likely to be affected.[6] [7]

  • Varicella
    Generalized Lipodystrophy

    Varicella is a highly contagious, viral disease, caused by primary infection with varicella zoster virus. Manifestations include a characteristic rash, fever, malaise and headache. The initial prodromal phase of varicella consists of malaise and low grade fever. Fever is rarely above 102 F. The characteristic feature of…[8]

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  1. Infectious Mononucleosis, Symptoma
  2. Myxedema, Symptoma
  3. Measles, Symptoma
  4. Bordetella pertussis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Acquired Partial Lipodystrophy, Symptoma
  6. Graves Disease, Symptoma
  7. Graves' disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  8. Varicella, Symptoma