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37 Possible Causes for Abnormal Serum Protein Electrophoresis, Guillain-Barré Syndrome

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Confirmation may require serum electrophoresis for abnormal serum proteins, electrophysiological studies such as electromyography (EMG), cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) examination[news-medical.net] Those tests that provide the highest yield of abnormality are blood glucose, serum B12 with metabolites (methylmalonic acid with or without homocysteine) and serum protein[dx.doi.org]

  • Diphtheritic Neuropathy

    Diphtheritic neuropathy should be considered in the differential diagnosis of Guillain-Barré syndrome in nonvaccinated patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] .  Tests with the highest yield of abnormality: 1. blood glucose (fasting) 2. serum B12 with metabolites (methylmalonic acid, homocysteine) 3.[slideshare.net] Diphtheritic neuropathy should be considered in the differential diagnosis of Guillain-Barré syndrome in nonvaccinated patients. Muscle Nerve. 1995 Dec;18(12):1460-3.[prohealth.com]

  • Acute Pandysautonomia

    .  Tests with the highest yield of abnormality: 1. blood glucose (fasting) 2. serum B12 with metabolites (methylmalonic acid, homocysteine) 3.[slideshare.net] Plasmapheresis and acute Guillain-Barré syndrome. The Guillain-Barré syndrome Study Group .[thieme-connect.com] Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease Acute pandysautonomia Disease definition Acute pandysautonomia is a rare variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome characterized[orpha.net]

  • Serum Neuropathy

    A number of different disorders may cause polyneuropathy, including diabetes and some types of Guillain-Barré syndrome.[icd.codes] Confirmation may require serum electrophoresis for abnormal serum proteins, electrophysiological studies such as electromyography (EMG), cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) examination[news-medical.net] Postinfective polyneuritis - eg, Guillain-Barré syndrome. Sarcoidosis.[patient.info]

  • Peripheral Sensory Neuropathy

    (Guillain-Barré Syndrome) Treatment Options (see Table I ). Table I. Treatment Options for Neuropathic Pain B.[clinicaladvisor.com] Confirmation may require serum electrophoresis for abnormal serum proteins, electrophysiological studies such as electromyography (EMG), cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) examination[news-medical.net] […] neuropathy) Long-term (chronic) inflammatory neuropathy Diabetic neuropathy Drug-related neuropathy , including chemotherapy Guillain-Barré syndrome Hereditary neuropathy[medlineplus.gov]

  • Drug-induced Myopathy

    Guillain-Barré syndrome is associated with depressed deep tendon reflexes. Reference Am Fam Physician 2005;71(7):1327-1336. print Love this page? Like and Share it![timeofcare.com] […] of monoclonal proteins in serum and urine Table 2 Commercially Available Genetic Tests in Diagnosis of a Myopathy Myopathies with Known Genetic Defects Gene Abnormalities[clevelandclinicmeded.com] ., multiple sclerosis, Guillain-Barré syndrome), and neuromuscular disorders (i.e., myasthenia gravis, botulism).[aafp.org]

  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    Abstract Dysautonomia is commonly observed in Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). However, hypotension is rarely a presenting and persisting symptom.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and urine protein electrophoresis for primary amyloidosis — Diabetic autonomic neuropathy Neuropathic changes associated with poor glycemic control Associated with generalized[aafp.org] […] retention, cerebellar dysfunction, autonomic symptoms Multiple system atrophy Dysautonomia of acute onset or occurring over a few weeks (can occur with supine hypertension) Guillain-Barré[aafp.org]

  • POEMS Syndrome

    In a case report of one patient with POEMS syndrome, [5] serum electrophoresis demonstrated an M-band with isolated IgA heavy chain but no abnormal light chain, which could[emedicine.com] Abstract We herein report a case of polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, M-protein and skin changes (POEMS) syndrome presenting with acute Guillain-Barré syndrome[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Differential diagnosis The main differential diagnoses are chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, AL amyloidosis and Guillain-Barré syndrome (see these terms).[orpha.net]

  • Absence or Deformity of Leg- Cataract Syndrome

    […] triggers about 30% of cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome”.[lecturio.com] […] of monoclonal proteins in serum and urine Table 2 Commercially Available Genetic Tests in Diagnosis of a Myopathy Myopathies with Known Genetic Defects Gene Abnormalities[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Image : “Campylobacter jejuni, which triggers about 30% of cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome”.[lecturio.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Inclusion Body Myopathy Type 2

    Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP). [38] Essentially chronic GuillainBarré syndrome.[librepathology.org] […] of monoclonal proteins in serum and urine Table 2 Commercially Available Genetic Tests in Diagnosis of a Myopathy Myopathies with Known Genetic Defects Gene Abnormalities[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Peroxisome biogenesis disorder Perry syndrome Persistent combined dystonia Peters plus syndrome Pfeiffer-Palm-Teller syndrome Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial variant of Guillain-Barré[se-atlas.de]

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