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2,153 Possible Causes for Ankle Clonus, Brain Abscess, wanjiku

  • Stroke

    Aliya Naheed, Kovin S Naidoo, Vinay Nangia, Jamal T Nasher, Gopalakrishnan Natarajan, Dumessa Edessa Negasa, Ionut Negoi, Ruxandra Irina Negoi, Charles R Newton, Josephine Wanjiku[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Naheed , Kovin S Naidoo , Vinay Nangia , Jamal T Nasher , Gopalakrishnan Natarajan , Dumessa Edessa Negasa , Ruxandra Irina Negoi , Ionut Negoi , Charles R Newton , Josephine Wanjiku[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    Basal ganglia dysfunction Brain abscess Brain surgery Brain surgery - discharge Central pontine myelinolysis Cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) collection EEG Hepatic encephalopathy[icdlist.com] Neurologic examination revealed severe right leg weakness with hyperreflexia, ankle clonus, and a questionable plantar response.[thefreelibrary.com] abscess, syphilis Travel to countries with endemic infectious disease Amebiasis, cysticercosis, hydatidosis STAGING Brain cancers do not conform to a standard staging system[aafp.org]

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  • Subdural Hematoma

    Subdural empyema, brain abscess, and meningitis have been reported to occur in less than 1% of patients after operative drainage of a chronic SDH.[emedicine.medscape.com] (transient ischemic attacks), encephalitis and brain lesions such as tumors or abscesses.[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] A chronic subdural hematoma may mimic a number of other brain disease and disorders, including dementia, stroke, temporary disruption of blood supply to a portion of the brain[neurosurgery.ucla.edu]

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  • Epidural Hematoma

    The recommendation is to obtain a follow-up head CT scan within 6 to 8 hours following brain injury.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Differential Diagnosis Transient ischemic attack Seizure Intracranial abscess Intracranial mass Prognosis In general, patients with pure EDHs have an excellent prognosis of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Brain Abscess

    A brain abscess or cerebral abscess is formed as a result of an inflammation and infection of the brain parenchyma secondary to remote or contiguous infections.[symptoma.com] Brain abscess at eMedicine MR Diagnosis MedPix Imaging Brain Abscess[en.wikipedia.org] […] as English brain abscess abscess caused by inflammation and collection of infected material in the brain cerebral abscess Statements Identifiers Sitelinks Wikipedia (14 entries[wikidata.org]

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  • Acute Sinusitis

    Serious complications (e.g. brain abscess) were rare. We found that antibiotics are not a first-choice treatment for adults with short-duration sinus infection.[cochrane.org] Rhinosinusitis may result in serious conditions like meningitis, cavernous sinus thrombophlebitis, brain abscess and orbital cellulitis or abscess when left untreated.[symptoma.com] Fenton JE, Smyth DA, Viani LG, Walsh MA (1999) Sinogenic brain abscess. Am J Rhinol 13: 299-302.[scitechnol.com]

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  • Paraparesis

    There is an extension of the abscess into the central canal reaching up to the cervicomedullary junction (arrowhead in A).[thejns.org] Spastic weakness is characterized by increased muscle stretch reflexes, strong leg recoil to a sudden intense pull, and sustained ankle clonus.[pediatricneuro.com] clonus and bilateral Babinski sign.[n.neurology.org]

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  • Toxoplasmosis

    AIDS patients), toxoplasmosis is the most common cause of a brain abscess.[radiopaedia.org] Toxoplasmic encephalitis and brain abscess present most commonly as headache, but focal neurologic deficits and seizures are as common.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] disease. [20] Although toxoplasmosis in immunocompromised patients may manifest as retinochoroiditis, reactivation disease in these individuals is typically in the CNS, with brain[emedicine.medscape.com]

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  • Osteomyelitis of the Frontal Bone

    Tuon FF, Russo R, Nicodemo AC ; Brain abscess secondary to frontal osteomyelitis. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2006 Jul-Aug48(4):233-5.[patient.info] It may be spreading posteriorly in brain as epidural abcess. Or it may be associated with brain abscess and meningitis or dural sinus thrombosis.[dailyrounds.org] abscess is most common complication[learningradiology.com]

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  • Infantile Hemiplegia

    abscess.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The knee-jerk and ankle clonus may be present. Post-hemiplegic movements consist of tremors, choreiform movements, and athetosis. Diagnosis .[henriettes-herb.com] Atrophy of the muscles, especially of the arm, is quite marked.Epilepsy is a frequent result, especially when the hemiplegia is from birth.The knee-jerk and ankle clonus may[medigoo.com]

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