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Obesity and Skin problems
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Obesity and Skin problems

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Results: 56 causes of Obesity AND Skin problems

    1. Adrenal Cancer
     A malignant cancer that develops in the adrenal gland. The tumor may be nonfunctioning (does not produce hormones) or functioning in which case excessive levels of hormones can cause a variety of symptoms depending on which hormone is involved. Adrenal ho...read more »
    2. Adrenal Cortex Diseases
     Diseases of the adrenal cortex. Examples includes Addison's disease, Cushing's syndrome and adrenal fatigue....read more »
    3. Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
     A tumor that develops in the adrenal gland. The tumor may be nonfunctioning (does not produce hormones) or functioning in which case excessive levels of hormones can cause a variety of symptoms depending on which hormone is involved. Adrenal hormones made...read more »
    4. Adrenal adenoma, familial
     A benign tumor that develops in the adrenal gland and tends to run in families. The tumor may be nonfunctioning (does not produce hormones) or functioning in which case excessive levels of hormones can cause a variety of symptoms depending on which hormon...read more »
    5. Adrenal gland hyperfunction
     Excessive activity of the adrenal gland which causes excessive production of one or more adrenal hormones (aldosterone, corticosteroids, androgenic steroids, epinephrine and norepinephrine). The increased adrenal gland activity may be caused by an adrenal...read more »
    6. Adrenal incidentaloma
     A tumor of the adrenal gland that is discovered incidentally while performing an imaging examination for reasons other than an adrenal tumor. The tumor may be asymptomatic or can causes excessive secretion of adrenal hormones and resulting symptoms. The t...read more »
    7. Adrenocortical carcinoma
     A condition which is characterized by malignancy which affects the adrenocortex....read more »
    8. Albright like syndrome
     A rare disorder characterized by mental retardation, short stature and finger and toe abnormalities....read more »
    9. Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy
     A rare genetic disorder where the body fails to recognize and respond to the parathyroid hormone. The parathyroid hormone is involved in controlling the blood levels of calcium and phosphate....read more »
    10. Alcohol-induced pseudo-Cushing syndrome
     The excessive consumption of alcohol can result in symptoms similar to a condition called Cushing's syndrome. When alcohol consumption is stopped, symptoms regress....read more »

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Results: 3481 causes of Obesity OR Skin problems

    1. 1q deletion
     A rare chromosomal disorder where part of the long arm (q) of chromosome 1 is deleted resulting in various abnormalities which are determined by the size of the deleted portion....more »
    2. 3?-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency
     A ver rare form of congenital adrenal hyperplasia involving a deficiency of 3?-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase which results in reduced production of adrenal steroids (mineralocorticoids, sex steroids and glucocorticoids). The disorder can occur in classical...more »
    3. Abalone poisoning
     Abalone are a shellfish that are commonly eaten by humans. The internal organs of the abalone sometimes contain toxins which can cause various symptoms. The toxins are believed to originate from toxic components in the abalones diet....more »
    4. Abdominal Aneurysm
     Dilatation of a section of the abdominal aorta, usually due to a weakness in the wall of the artery...more »
    5. Abdominal Cancer
     Growth of abnormal cells (tumour) affecting the organs in the abdominal cavity; may be due to primary growth of a tumour or spread from another tumour (metastases, secondary tumour)...more »
    6. Abdominal muscle strain
     Damage to the abdominal muscle due to over-stretching of the muscle tissue. The damage involves tearing the muscle tissue. Small blood vessels may also be damaged which can cause bruising. The symptoms may vary from mild to severe depending on the severit...more »
    7. Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome
     A syndrome characterized by a group of conditions that are considered major risk factors for diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease....more »
    8. Aberrant subclavian artery abnormality
     A rare defect where one the subclavian artery arises from an abnormal location on the aortic arch. The defect may cause compression of organs such as the airway and the voice box....more »
    9. Ablepharon macrostomia syndrome
     A rare disorder involving a number of mainly physical abnormalities....more »
    10. Ablinism I syndrome
     A recessively inherited form of albinism involving the complete lack of skin, hair and eye pigments....more »

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