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17 Possible Causes for Striae Distensae, Supraclavicular Fat Pads

  • Obesity

    Obesity is a chronic disease that may lead to skin problems, including acanthosis nigricans, skin tags, hyperandrogenism, striae distensae, plantar hyperkeratosis, and candidal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] distensae, adiposis dolorosa, and fat redistribution, lymphedema, chronic venous insufficiency, plantar hyperkeratosis, cellulitis, skin infections, hidradenitis suppurativa[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although some conditions (eg, skin tags and striae distensae) may simply be annoying or present cosmetic issues, conditions such as acanthosis nigricans and hyperandrogenism[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Morbid Obesity

    Obesity is implicated in a wide spectrum of dermatological diseases, including acanthosis nigricans, acrochordons, keratosis pilaris, striae distensae, adiposis dolorosa,[o-wm.com]

  • 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] Weight gain in face ( moon face ) Weight gain above the collar bone (supraclavicular fat pad) Weight gain on the back of neck ( buffalo hump ) Skin changes with easy bruising[aans.org]

  • Cushing's Disease

    Weight gain in face ( moon face ) Weight gain above the collar bone (supraclavicular fat pad) Weight gain on the back of neck ( buffalo hump ) Skin changes with easy bruising[aans.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]

  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma

    pads.[symptoma.com] The majority of patients with functional tumors shows symptoms of Cushing syndrome including truncal obesity, striae, malar flushing, supraclavicular and dorsocervical fat[symptoma.com]

  • Adrenal Cushing Syndrome

    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] She showed no sign of easy bruising, thinning of the skin, supraclavicular fat pads, a buffalo hump or purple striae.[edmcasereports.com] Weight gain in face ( moon face ) Weight gain above the collar bone (supraclavicular fat pad) Weight gain on the back of neck ( buffalo hump ) Skin changes with easy bruising[aans.org]

  • Nelson Syndrome

    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] 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]

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone

    Cortisol and its synthetic analogs have been in widespread clinical use for the treatment of a variety of disorders for more than 50 years. Since their first clinical application, intensive research has expanded our understanding of the physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology of steroids and has led to a large[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Autoimmune Hepatitis

    Corticosteroids can cause weight gain, central obesity, moon facies, prominent supraclavicular fat pad, acne, bruising, cutaneous striae, cataracts, glaucoma, peptic ulcers[hindawi.com]

  • ACTH-Dependent Cushing Syndrome

    Case: A 26-year-old male patient presented with moon face, purplish striae, supraclavicular fat pads and proximal muscle weakness.[endocrine-abstracts.org] Striae rubrae distensae Moon face Night sweat Skin atrophy and wound infection Muscular atrophy of the limbs Cushing’s syndrome is, in most cases, related to: adenoma of the[lecturio.com] pad (buffalo hump); supraclavicular fat pads; facial fullness (moon face) Reproductive system- menstrual irregularity; infertility Psychiatric effects- depression (62%),[dundeemedstudentnotes.wordpress.com]

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