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1,523 Possible Causes for Acquired Wrist Drop, Foot Drop, Respiratory Muscle Paralysis

  • Tick Paralysis

    He had bilateral foot drop and slight weakness in multiple muscles, none different from his baseline.[nn.neurology.org] Respiratory difficulties and death due to respiratory muscle paralysis can rarely occur if the tick is not removed rapidly.[bccdc.ca] Although sensory function is spared, respiratory compromise may result secondary to respiratory muscle paralysis [ 2 ].[doi.org]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Two years after the onset, the patient still suffered from residual leg weakness and foot drop.[scinapse.io] Respiratory muscle paralysis. Differential diagnosis Other causes of acute paralysis include: Brain : stroke, brainstem compression, encephalitis.[patient.info] […] continued foot drop in 12 of the AFO patients.[physio-pedia.com]

  • Acquired Wrist Drop

    acquired wrist drop Chinese meaning, acquired wrist drop的中文 , acquired wrist drop的中文 , acquired wrist drop的中文 ,translation, pronunciation, synonyms and example sentences are[eng.ichacha.net] ) M21.371 Foot drop, right foot M21.372 Foot drop, left foot M21.379 Foot drop, unspecified foot[rxdb.com] It is critical to recognize this condition since it can progress rapidly to respiratory paralysis and life-threatening autonomic instability.[dartmouth.edu]

  • Peripheral Motor Neuropathy

    Symptoms Signs Paresthesias (57% of patients) 3 Initially in fingers, followed by feet Impaired vibration sense Proprioception is spared Wrist and footdrop” 6 Neuritic pain[pedsoncologyeducation.com] It is critical to recognize this condition since it can progress rapidly to respiratory paralysis and life-threatening autonomic instability.[dartmouth.edu] Our first case was a 49-year-old male who presented with weakness in the left lower limb and foot drop of 10 days duration.[ijdvl.com]

  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

    Clinically, it is characterized by slowly progressive asymmetrical predominantly distal weakness; unilateral wrist drop, grip weakness, and foot drop are the commonest initial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Wrist drop and foot drop (leading to trips and falls) are common symptoms. Other effects can include gradual loss of finger extension, leading to a clawlike appearance.[en.wikipedia.org] ABSTRACT Multifocal motor demyelinating neuropathy is an acquired immune-mediated neuropathy with distinctive clinical and electrophysiologic manifestations, and response[thieme-connect.com]

    Missing: Respiratory Muscle Paralysis
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    This usually begins on one side of the body and can cause loss of hand dexterity, shoulder function, a foot-drop or walking difficulty.[alsbc.ca] DISEASE DESCRIPTION SYMPTOMS ALS occurs in adults (40-80 years old) and will develop, in 3 to 5 years, to complete paralysis and patient death by respiratory muscle paralysis[icm-institute.org] Clinical examination revealed right foot drop, distal amyotrophy of the right lower limb, and fasciculations in the 4 limbs.[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Acquired Wrist Drop
  • Alcoholic Neuropathy

    Foot braces may also be helpful if you have problems with foot drop. If you have weakness in your arms, a wrist splint may be helpful.[patient.info]

    Missing: Respiratory Muscle Paralysis
  • Lead Poisoning

    Foot drop - due to motor peripheral neuropathy. Wrist drop - this is a late sign. Carpal tunnel syndrome. Gout.[patient.info] Neurological Effects Peripheral neuropathy Fatigue / Irritability Impaired concentration Hearing loss Wrist / Foot drop Seizures Encephalopathy Gastrointestinal Effects Nausea[health.ny.gov] […] or ankle drop, in the later stages Adults may develop gout, carpal tunnel syndrome, and low fertility.[medicalnewstoday.com]

    Missing: Respiratory Muscle Paralysis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Respiratory Distress Type 1

    The clinical examination revealed evidence of distal muscle atrophy with foot drop.[annalsofian.org] muscle paralysis or aspiration pneumonia.[amboss.com] drop or clubbed feet What is the prognosis of SMARD?[smardypants.blogspot.com]

    Missing: Acquired Wrist Drop
  • Leprosy

    The patient developed right foot drop as a result of common peroneal nerve biopsy. This case presents several learning points in the diagnosis of pure neural leprosy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Paraesthesia and numbness were the presenting complaints in 20 (62.5%), and motor deficit (paresis) in 11 (34.4%); deformities (claw hand, foot drop, trophic changes) were[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Local treatment measures include the following: Appropriate splints (eg, for wrist drop or foot drop) Exercises Prevention of corneal exposure when the facial nerve is involved[emedicine.com]

    Missing: Respiratory Muscle Paralysis

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