Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Facial Swelling and Weight Gain 14 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 14 conditions that can cause Facial Swelling and Weight Gain.

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There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Facial Swelling and Weight Gain.
  1. Diabetic Nephropathy
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Pregnancy
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Facial Swelling and Weight Gain.
  1. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  2. Hypothyroidism
  3. Preeclampsia
  4. Thyroiditis
There are 7 rare conditions that can cause Facial Swelling and Weight Gain.
  1. Acromegaly
  2. Acute Glomerulonephritis
  3. Acute Interstitial Nephritis
  4. End Stage Renal Disease
  5. Medullary Cystic Disease
  6. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  7. Nephrotic Syndrome

Last Updated: Aug 31, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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