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203 Possible Causes for Upper Extremity Swelling

  • Angioedema

    […] of the extremities, face, and genitals can affect any area upper airway swelling of the lips, tongue, uvula, soft palate, and larynx gastrointestinal bowel wall edema resulting[step2.medbullets.com] On day 10 post transplantation, she developed a pruritic skin rash on the upper and lower extremities, back and neck, followed by eyelid, lip and facial swelling.[nature.com] Presentation Symptoms prodromal symptoms fatigue nausea and/or other gastrointestinal symptoms flu-like symptoms angioedema without urticaria or pruritus affecting the skin swelling[step2.medbullets.com]

  • Hemophilia

    Abstract Lower gastrointestinal bleeding is a rare condition in childhood pathology. The incidence of this disorder in the general population of Bulgarian children is unknown. We report a case of a 7-year-old child with diagnosed hemophilia A and high titer of factor VIII inhibitor; the patient was admitted into the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary Angioedema

    Hereditary angioedema (HAE) may manifest with swelling of the face, extremities, and upper airways.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Hereditary angioedema (HAE) may manifest with swelling of the face, extremities, and upper airways.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] The anatomic sites may involve the face, extremities, upper airways, and gastrointestinal or genitourinary system.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Lymphangioleiomyomatosis

    Abstract The orphan lung disease lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) has until recently been untreatable other than by lung transplantation. However, improved understanding of underlying disease mechanisms has revealed the central role of constitutive up-regulation of the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) pathway[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 1

    […] of the extremities, face, and genitals can affect any area upper airway swelling of the lips, tongue, uvula, soft palate, and larynx gastrointestinal bowel wall edema resulting[medbullets.com] Swelling involves the extremities (96%), face (85%), oropharynx (64%), and intestinal mucosa (88%).[e-ijd.org] Presentation Symptoms prodromal symptoms fatigue nausea and/or other gastrointestinal symptoms flu-like symptoms angioedema without urticaria or pruritus affecting the skin swelling[medbullets.com]

  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    The most frequent signs and symptoms were face or neck swelling (82%), upper extremity swelling (68%), dyspnea (66%), cough (50%), and dilated chest vein collaterals (38%)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With acute superior vena cava obstruction, symptoms include facial and neck swelling, facial flushing, bilateral upper extremity swelling, neurological signs, dyspnea, headache[radiopaedia.org]

  • Eosinophilic Fasciitis

    Abstract We report on a 65-year-old woman with typical clinicopathologic features of eosinophilic fasciitis (Shulman syndrome) who suffered from lower limb ischemia and abdominal aorta aneurysm. Physical examination, laboratory data and histopathologic findings confirmed the diagnosis of eosinophilic fasciitis. The[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Liposarcoma

    RATIONALE: Liposarcoma is a cancerous mesenchymal tumor and the most common soft-tissue sarcoma that starts in the adipose tissue. Liposarcoma is commonly found in lower extremities and retroperitoneum, but rarely occurs in the mediastinum. PATIENT CONCERNS: A 63-year-old male was referred to our clinic with a[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alveolar Rupture

    Abstract The effect of altered mechanical ventilation on the incidence of alveolar rupture and bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) was reviewed in infants who had neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) (N 99). From 1971 to 1974 we attempted to minimize pulmonary oxygen exposure. Accordingly, during the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 3

    […] of the extremities, face, and genitals can affect any area upper airway swelling of the lips, tongue, uvula, soft palate, and larynx gastrointestinal bowel wall edema resulting[medbullets.com] Hereditary angioedema is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by episodic local swelling involving subcutaneous or submucous tissue of the upper respiratory and gastrointestinal[malacards.org] Swelling involves the extremities (96%), face (85%), oropharynx (64%), and intestinal mucosa (88%).[e-ijd.org]

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