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783 Possible Causes for Abnormal Gait, Extremity Ataxia, Fatigue

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    In later stages, spasticity, extensor plantar responses, greater loss of position and vibratory sensation in the lower extremities, and ataxia emerge.[merckmanuals.com] Neurologic signs and symptoms: Numbness—tingling Weakness of legs, arms, trunk Impaired vibration—position sense Abnormal reflexes Unsteady or abnormal gait Balance problems[b12awareness.org] The clinical symptoms are weakness, fatigue, shortness of breath and neurologic abnormalities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tick Paralysis

    We report the case of a 5-year-old girl with TPS manifested as lower extremity ataxia and paralysis and briefly discuss the salient features of TPS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The child’s problems began some 30 hours earlier with a tingling in her fingers and progressed over the next day to leg weakness and difficulty walking.[sciencedaily.com] Endemic Area: Rare reports across the entire United States, including Dutchess County, NY Incubation Period: 5-7 days Classic Symptoms: Fatigue Flacid paralysis Tongue and[stopticks.org]

  • Stroke

    Ataxia, imbalance, unsteadiness, or disequilibrium. Vertigo, with or without nausea and vomiting. Diplopia (ophthalmoplegia). Dysphagia or dysarthria.[patient.info] Asymmetric step length is a common abnormal gait pattern in hemiplegic stroke patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He had 3 months history of fatigue, fever, and weight loss. Neurological examination revealed left hemiparesis and dysarthria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Later in the course of the disease there may be extreme emotional lability, ataxia, abnormal reflexes, and difficulty in urinating.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] 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] “We also have additional data that shows we have an effect on fatigue (a very important aspect of MS, 75% of patients have fatigue).[mdmag.com]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    […] insomnia. 54 Less frequently reported effects in 1% to 5% of patients are depression, anxiety and irritability, hallucinations, confusion, anorexia, dry mouth, constipation, ataxia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] disturbance Abnormal gait Abnormal walk Impaired gait [ more ] 0001288 Hallucinations Hallucination Sensory hallucination [ more ] 0000738 Hyperreflexia Increased reflexes[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] interventions for fatigue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

    On admission, the patient exhibited bifacial, extremity weakness, ataxia, impaired sensation, and areflexia. Electrophysiology and nerve biopsy suggested demyelination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pure sensory CIDP presents with sensory loss, pain, and poor balance with abnormal gait or walking.[gbs-cidp.org] We present a patient with CIDP in whom fatigue remained the only symptom, hereby stressing the importance of adding this disease to the differential diagnosis of fatigue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lyme Neuroborreliosis

    The most remarkable finding was her ataxia, both truncal and right upper and lower extremity. There was no meningism.[canlyme.com] Despite the potential complications of Lyme disease -- the difficulty walking, extreme fatigue, numbness and severe joint pain that can linger for years -- many residents[web.archive.org] Patients and healthy controls were assessed for quality of life [Short Form (36) with subscores for physical and mental components (PCS, MCS)], fatigue (fatigue severity scale[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    […] oneself (see 11.00G3b(iv) ). 11.15 [Reserved] 11.16 [Reserved] 11.17 Neurodegenerative disorders of the central nervous system, such as Huntington’s disease, Friedreich’s ataxia[ssa.gov] He had difficulty walking due to poor movement of his right leg, and was diagnosed as having Parkinson's disease because of akinesia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All studies assessed fatigue using the Fatigue Severity Scale (FSS; scale from 9 to 63, higher scores indicate more fatigue).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    Case Presentation: A 28‐year‐old nursing student with a history of bipolar disorder presented to Tucson Medical Center with symptoms of ataxia and bilateral lower‐extremity[shmabstracts.com] Numbness of the limbs and trunk is an early symptom; weakness, clumsiness and spasticity, abnormal reflexes, gait ataxia develop later.[neuroanatomy.wisc.edu] We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition. Last updated: May 13, 2019[patientslikeme.com]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    We describe a case of a young black woman with gradually progressive lower extremity paresthesias, weakness, and ataxia as the primary presenting symptoms of pernicious anemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Neurological symptoms may include muscular weakness and abnormal gait.[orpha.net] Signs and Symptoms of Anemia The most common symptom of all types of anemia is fatigue (tiredness).[web.archive.org]

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