9 Possible Causes for Supraclavicular Fat Pads in USA

  • Morbid Obesity
    Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
    Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease
    Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Cushing's Disease
    Supraclavicular Fat Pads

    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 … 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 … Cushing's disease, Nelson's syndrome . observations Characteristically the patient with Cushing's syndrome has a decreased glucose tolerance; central obesity; round "moon" face; supraclavicular[1] [2] [3]

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone
    Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Obesity
    Supraclavicular Fat Pads
  • Cushing Syndrome

    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[4]

  • Ovarian Neoplasm

    She had a round and plethoric face, central adiposity, buffalo hump and supraclavicular fat pads.[5]

  • Essential Hypertension

    In addition, these patients may also present with moon facies, prominent supraclavicular fat pad, buffalo hump, truncal obesity, and purple striae.[6]

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References

  1. Cushings disease | definition of Cushings disease by Medical dictionary, http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com…
  2. ​AANS | Cushing’s Syndrome/Disease, http://www.aans.org/Patient%20Information/Condi…
  3. Iatrogenic Cushing Syndrome: Background, Frequency, Mortality/Morbidity, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/117365-overview
  4. Iatrogenic Cushing Syndrome: Background, Frequency, Mortality/Morbidity, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/117365-overview
  5. Symptomatic Cushing syndrome and hyperandrogenemia revealing steroid cell ovarian neoplasm with late intra-abdominal metastasis | BMC Endocrine Disorders, http://bmcendocrdisord.biomedcentral.com/articl…
  6. Hypertension, http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs…