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53 Possible Causes for Acute Intermittent Porphyria, Gaze-Evoked Nystagmus, Guillain-Barré Syndrome

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Gaze-evoked nystagmus is common. All patients have gait ataxia and the majority have lower limb ataxia.[doi.org] syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lumbar puncture and cerebrospinal fluid analysis may be helpful in the diagnosis of Guillain-Barré syndrome and chronic inflammatory demyelinating neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Neurological Disorder

    Gaze-evoked nystagmus is common. All patients have gait ataxia and the majority have lower limb ataxia.[doi.org] Uptick in cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome raises concern among health officials SUDDEN PARALYSIS Patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome can experience facial paralysis, like[sciencenews.org] Acute intermittent porphyria can give rise to acute psychosis, often in association with abdominal pain.[jnnp.bmj.com]

  • Polyneuropathy

    Early ocular signs are gaze-evoked horizontal nystagmus and defective ocular pursuit movements with the full range of extraocular movements.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] Postinfective polyneuritis - eg, Guillain-Barré syndrome. Sarcoidosis.[patient.info] Howard Current Opinion in Neurology. 2016; 29(5): 592 17 Short-Term Prognosis of Mechanically Ventilated Patients With GuillainBarré Syndrome Is Worsened by Corticosteroids[doi.org]

  • Neuromuscular Junction Disorder

    Other motility abnormalities include saccadic dysmetria and decreased final saccadic velocity, small “quiver” eye movements, and gaze-evoked nystagmus.[4] Nystagmus occurs[medtextfree.wordpress.com] […] triggers about 30% of cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome”.[lecturio.com] intermittent porphyria  Vasculitic neuropathy  Critical illness neuropathy  Lymphomatous neuropathy        Hypokalemia Hypophosphatemia Inflammatory myopathy Critical[slideshare.net]

  • Arsenic-Induced Polyneuropathy

    nystagmusを呈した一過性身震い様不随意運動 中馬越清隆; 織田彰子; 石井一弘; 渡邊雅彦; 玉岡 晃 第46回日本神経眼科学会総会/2008-10-11 Cerebral Blood Flow SPECT Images of Patients with Upward Gaze-Evoked Nystagmus Induced by[trios.tsukuba.ac.jp] Abstract Objectives: We report on a patient presenting with an isolated polyneuropathy mimicking Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) associated with arsenic exposure.[jstage.jst.go.jp] intermittent porphyria Persisting nutritional deficiency Dominantly inherited sensory neuropathy CIDP Critical illness polyneuropathy Abnormal metabolic state CIDP HIV/AIDS[aafp.org]

  • Benign Abducens Nerve Palsy

    Most are not diagnosed until other signs are apparent, such as skew deviation, INO, or torsional, downbeat, or gaze-evoked nystagmus (113, 129, 130).[neuroophthalmology.ca] , due to endarterectomy) Motor neuron disease (eg, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) *Disorders that cause diffuse motor paralysis (eg, myasthenia gravis, botulism, variant Guillain-Barré[merckmanuals.com] One form, acute intermittent porphyria, causes attacks of acute abdominal or limb pain, weakness due to peripheral neuropathy, epileptic seizures, confusion, and increased[britannica.com]

  • Brain Stem Disorder

    In the author's experience, these patients often exhibit rebound nystagmus, which is a variant of gaze-evoked nystagmus .[tchain.com] Associated diseases A large number of patients have associated Guillain-Barré syndrome, suggesting that the two disorders are closely related. [ 8 ] Miller Fisher's syndrome[patient.info] One form, acute intermittent porphyria, causes attacks of acute abdominal or limb pain, weakness due to peripheral neuropathy, epileptic seizures, confusion, and increased[britannica.com]

  • Spastic Ataxia with Congenital Miosis

    Interictal examination showed spontaneous downbeat and gaze-evoked nystagmus and mild dysarthria and truncal ataxia.[findzebra.com] , Fitzsimmons-mclachlan-gilbert syndrome , Fitzsimmons-walson-mellor syndrome - , Friedreich's ataxia , Fryns macrocephaly , General paralysis , Guillain-barré syndrome ,[wikidoc.org] Acute intermittent porphyria Check for urine porphobilinogen 3 day old, premature, decreased spontaneous movements, decreased tone, seizures, rapidly increasing head circumference[quizlet.com]

  • Cerebellar Ataxia with Peripheral Neuropathy Type 2

    SCAN2 is caused by changes ( mutations ) in the SETX gene and is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. 0002141 Gaze-evoked nystagmus 0000640 Oculomotor apraxia 0000657[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] MR imaging demonstrates brain stem and cerebellar mass effect with increased T2 SI. 13 Fisher syndrome, a Guillain-Barré variant, involves the peripheral and central nervous[ajnr.org] […] adrenal insufficiency Acute biphenotypic leukemia Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy Acute intermittent porphyria[sanfordresearch.org]

  • Infantile-Onset Autosomal Recessive Nonprogressive Cerebellar Ataxia

    Marked loss or slowing of saccadic eye movements, dementia, as well as peripheral neuropathy recognized in SCA 2.Coarse gaze-evoked nystagmus, poor suppression of eye movement[explainmedicine.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] Cutanea Tarda Porphyria, Acute Hepatic, Delta-aminolevulinate Dehydratase Porphyria Porphyria, Acute Intermittent Porphyria, Acute Intermittent, Nonerythroid Variant Porphyria[sequencing.com]