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Results 1 - 8 of 8 for striae distensae OR stretch marks OR "Ehlers-Danlos" syndrome
  1. Skin Conditions (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration Keeps harmful microbes out, ...
  2. Striae in the popliteal fossa: Striae or stretch marks result from ... This picture shows striae in the popliteal fossa (the area ...
  3. Genetics Home Reference: Loeys-Dietz syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... hands, wrists, and spine. People with Loeys-Dietz syndrome may bruise easily and develop abnormal scars after wound healing. The skin is frequently described as translucent, often with stretch marks (striae) and visible underlying veins. Other characteristic features include ...
  4. ... and have a different texture than normal skin. Striae may also occur ... compounds, diabetes , Cushing disease, and post-pregnancy.
  5. Stretch marks (striae) result from rapid stretching of the skin which may occur with obesity, pubertal growth spurts, pregnancy, or from other influences such as Cushing syndrome.
  6. Genetics Home Reference: Cushing disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... and in the face. Affected individuals may get stretch marks (striae) on their thighs and abdomen and bruise easily. ...
  7. What Are the Symptoms of Cushing's Syndrome? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... changes, including: Acne or skin infections Reddish-purple stretch marks called striae (pronounced STRAHY-uh ), which are usually at least ...
  8. Health Problems in Pregnancy (National Library of Medicine)  
    Every pregnancy has some risk of problems. The causes can be conditions you already have or conditions you develop. They also include being pregnant with more ...