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131 Possible Causes for Abnormal Gait, Behavior Problem, Deep White Matter Changes

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Consistent with this reduction, we showed that changes in diffusion indices of tissue damage within major clinically relevant white matter (corpus callosum and corticospinal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A key symptom associated with PPMS is difficulty walking. This may result from the damage to the spinal cord that occurs with PPMS.[medicalnewstoday.com] People with PPMS may have trouble with balance and coordination or have difficulty walking.[healthline.com]

  • Huntington's Disease

    Both deep grey matter and to a lesser degree white matter are involved in HD.[radiopaedia.org] Gait abnormalities: Gait abnormalities start developing in the intermediate stage of the disease. The gait is irregular and unsteady.[symptoma.com] Behavioral Problems in Huntington’s Disease. A helpful guide for coping with and caring for individuals experiencing the behavioral symptoms of HD. Paulsen, J.[web.archive.org]

  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

    Later, high signal changes in deep white matter and severe cerebral atrophy were observed.[doi.org] Soon after, she developed difficulty walking and often talked to a “friend” who was not present.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Then the infected human being, long past being a baby, experiences mood swings and behavioral problems. Convulsions, coma and death follow. There is no cure.[latimes.com]

  • Metachromatic Leukodystrophy

    Markers serum/urine arylsulfatase A levels: reduced MRI Characterized by bilateral symmetrical confluent areas of periventricular deep white matter signal change, in particular[radiopaedia.org] Diagnosis is based on the onset of neurological symptoms, presence of gait abnormalities, spasticity, decreased muscle stretch reflexes and neuro-radiological evidence of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The initial presentation includes behavioral problems, intellectual impairment, gait disturbance, incontinence, and peripheral neuropathy.[symptoma.com]

  • Hyponatremia

    In the brain MRI, millimeter-sized chronic microangiopathic ischemic signal changes were observed in the periventricular deep white matter; no mass image was seen in the pituitary[reumatologiaclinica.org] walking.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] behavior. [21] Psychosis after a seizure is relatively common, occurring in between 6 and 10% of people. [22] Often people do not remember what occurred during this time.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Binswanger Disease

    OBJECTIVES: To analyse the diagnostic and prognostic value of periventricular hyperintensity (PVH) and deep white matter hyperintensity (DWMH) magnetic resonance imaging ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The abnormality of gait that may occur in patients with subcortical arteriosclerotic encephalopathy is described in 12 patients in whom difficulty walking was the presenting[medigoo.com] Behavioral problems (e.g., paranoia, hallucinations, and repetitiousness) may also develop as a result of the neuropathology and may interfere with communication.[asha.org]

  • Stroke

    Early features include: loss of grey-white matter differentiation, and hypoattenuation of deep nuclei: lentiform nucleus changes seen as early as 1 hour after occlusion, visible[radiopaedia.org] Asymmetric step length is a common abnormal gait pattern in hemiplegic stroke patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , including the inability to see the right visual field of each eye (homonymous hemianopsia) impaired ability to do math or to organize, reason, and analyze items behavioral[web.archive.org]

  • Pineal Gland Cyst

    Today I received my results stating I have a few like foci of increased T2 signal in the deep periventricular white matter regions.[healthcaremagic.com] […] such as ringing or buzzing drowsiness changes in personality, behavior or memory changes in speech These symptoms could be an indication of a brain tumor or other problems[emedicinehealth.com] These are compatible with ischemic/gliotic changes, or could represent the sequela of migraine headaches. It also states I have a small simple pineal cyst ...[healthcaremagic.com]

  • Lafora Disease

    matter signal, Deep frontoparietal cerebral changes at 10 years of age Child onset: Weakness Clinical Weakness: Proximal; Symmetric Muscle size: Calf hypertrophy Subgroup[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Lafora disease causes seizures, muscle spasms, difficulty walking, dementia, and eventually death.[diseaseinfosearch.org] People may show signs of more cognitive and behavior problems when seizure control is worse.[epilepsy.com]

  • Bipolar Disorder

    white matter abnormalities in individuals with BD ( Vederine et al. 2011 ; Torgerson et al. 2012).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Muller* 1999 and Tohen 2000 used this scale which assesses extra‐pyramidal symptoms (signs relating to the abnormality of gait, muscle rigidity and resistance to movement,[doi.org] Behavioral and psychosocial therapies are also generally indicated for juvenile mania to address disruptive behavior problems and the impact of the illness on family and community[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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