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46 Possible Causes for Thick Facial Skin, Virilization, Weight Gain

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    […] grade of virilization.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cessation of VPA administration led to reduced weight gain and restored menstruation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of thick, darker, velvety skin.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Achard Thiers Syndrome

    . - Adrenogenital disorders (& [feminisation] or [virilisation] or [Achard-Thiers syndrome]) (disorder) - Adrenogenital disorders (& [feminization] or [virilization] or [Achard-Thiers[snomedbrowser.com] Pregnancy causes weight gain and increases levels of estogen and placental hormones, which antagonize insulin. some medications such as thiazide diuretics, adrenal corticosteroids[checkorphan.org] The hair itself is sometimes not particularly thick, but the roots are very large which cause a noticeable shadow under the skin.[anagentherapies.co.uk]

  • Corticotroph Pituitary Adenoma

    It is part of a group of diseases that cause Cushing’s syndrome, characterized by signs and symptoms that may include weight gain around the trunk and in the face, stretch[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] If the tumor develops after puberty, then the person has the following symptoms of acromegaly: thick, oily skin; coarse features with thick lips and a broad nose; prominent[drugs.com] Cushing’s Disease Symptoms The most common symptoms of Cushing’s disease are: unexplained weight gain, particularly around the neck and midsection, thinning of the arms and[mskcc.org]

  • Virilization

    Most cases of virilization are due to congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH).[symptoma.com] She gained 10 kg of body weight over the previous 2 years. Her past medical history was significant for mitral valve prolapse with no limitation of physical activity.[link.springer.com] Low level (common): Thick, dark facial hair in the beard or mustache area Increase in body hair Oily skin or acne Irregular menstrual periods Moderate level (uncommon): Male-pattern[mountsinai.org]

  • Acromegaly

    […] in the literature, but currently, no conclusive studies exist to substantiate this finding Hypertrichosis (found in approximately one half of acromegaly patients): Unlike virilizing[emedicine.medscape.com] We report the case of a 43 years old patient initially diagnosed with acromegaly accompanied by weight gain and acral enlargement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The facial aspect is characteristic and includes a widened and thickened nose, prominent cheekbones, forehead bulges, thick lips and marked facial lines.[orpha.net]

  • Donohue Syndrome

    Clinical features include severe intrauterine and postnatal growth restriction, characteristic dysmorphic FACIES; HIRSUTISM; VIRILIZATION; multiple endocrine abnormalities[profiles.umassmed.edu] Our finding that replacement treatment with pancreatic enzymes improved weight gain (case 2) implies that all patients with Donohue syndrome should be investigated for exocrine[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She appeared markedly emaciated, and had hirsuitism, thickened skin with patchy hyperpigmentation, coarse facial features, sunken cheeks, pointed chin, flared nostrils, broad[indianpediatrics.net]

  • Adenoma

    Virilization. Merck Manual . September 2014; . George T Griffing, MD. Adrenal Incidentaloma. Medscape . September 2014; . Pagon RA, Adam MP, Ardinger HH, et al.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] PATIENT CONCERNS: A 5-month-old female infant with a history of overeating, hirsutism, and excessive weight gain for the previous 2 months was referred to the hospital.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The features of acromegaly include characteristic coarsening of facial features (thick lips, exaggerated nasolabial folds, prominent supraorbital ridges, jaw enlargement),[eyewiki.aao.org]

  • Woodhouse Sakati Syndrome

    Boys with non-salt-wasting disease present later with signs of virilization.[maria-online.com] […] patches of thick, darker, velvety skin .[maria-online.com] (The terms "salt-wasting CAH", and "simple virilizing CAH" usually refer to subtypes of this condition.)[maria-online.com]

  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

    Salt-wasting not observed. 3-β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase rare Males virilized; female virilization mild.[vivo.colostate.edu] Too much medication can lead to various problems, such as poor linear growth, short stature, weight gain, reduced bone density, and elevated blood pressure.[magicfoundation.org] Acne Body odor as a young child First period at an early age or irregular periods Thick facial hair in girls or early beard growth in boys Infertility Symptoms can get worse[rileychildrens.org]

  • Hyperpituitarism

    Cutaneous fungalCutaneous fungal infectionsinfections HyperpigmentationHyperpigmentation Oligo- or amenorrheaOligo- or amenorrhea Hirsutism and VirilizationHirsutism and Virilization[slideshare.net] If the adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) is involved, patient present with symptoms of excessive glucocorticoid secretion: hypertension, hirsutism, weight gain, acne, fatigability[symptoma.com] Serious physiological symptoms also may appear, such as increased sweating, thick and coarse oily skin, and chronic sinus congestion.[m.body-disease.com]

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