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    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
    • Obesity
      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 … fat pads; an overhanging, striae-covered pad of fat on the chest and abdomen; buffalo hump; scant menstrual periods or decreased testosterone levels; muscular atrophy; edema[1] [2] [3]

    • Adrenal Cortex Hormone
      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. Iatrogenic Cushing Syndrome: Background, Frequency, Mortality/Morbidity, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/117365-overview
    3. ​AANS | Cushing’s Syndrome/Disease, http://www.aans.org/Patient%20Information/Condi…
    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…