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1,771 Possible Causes for Apathy, Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted), Pyramidal Tract Signs

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  • Binswanger Disease

    Patients with this disease usually present with apathy, agitation, and bilateral corticospinal or bulbar signs Tags: binswanger' , s-disease , subcortical-dementia , white-matter-atrophy[medicalvideos.com] The bilateral cerebral white matter and globus pallidus appeared hyperintense on T2-weighted imaging (Figures 5 and 6). 5) Figure 5. CO poisoning(FLAIR image) Figure 6.[plaza.umin.ac.jp] […] the forgetfulness of Alzheimer's disease), changes in speech, an unsteady gait, clumsiness or frequent falls, changes in personality or mood (most likely in the form of apathy[ninds.nih.gov]

  • Alzheimer Disease

    Apathy represents a form of executive cognitive dysfunction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Koopmans, A Comparative Validation of the Abbreviated Apathy Evaluation Scale (AES-10) With the Neuropsychiatric Inventory Apathy Subscale Against Diagnostic Criteria of Apathy[dx.doi.org] Although apathy may be misdiagnosed as depression because of an overlap in symptoms, current research has shown apathy to be a discrete syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    Personality and abrupt emotional changes (aggression, apathy, impulsive behavior), and an overall decline of the functions for which the frontal lobe is crucial - planning[symptoma.com] […] arising the meningeal layer between the hemispheres of the brain) Common Symptoms - Seizures, lower extremity weakness, headache, personality changes, dementia, increasing apathy[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] […] to the following symptoms: epilepsy or fits, which can be either major seizures or twitching in one area of the body severe, persistent headache irritability, drowsiness, apathy[your.md]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease

    Whether symptoms develop gradually or abruptly, mental decline progresses, often producing such symptoms as neglect of personal hygiene, apathy, and irritability.[web.archive.org] Other neurologic findings may include cerebellar signs, pyramidal tract signs, extrapyramidal signs, corticla visual defects, abnormal extraocular movements, lower motor neuron[library.med.utah.edu] Extrapontine myelinolysis manifests predominantly as areas of bilateral FLAIR /T2-weighted imaging hyperintensity in the globus pallidus, putamen, and thalamus, which are[doi.org]

  • Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

    Table-1: Diagnostic features of Hallervorden spatz disease [11] Obligate Features Collaborate Features Exclusion Features Onset during first two decades Pyramidal tract signs[medresearch.in] This virtually pathognomonic radiographic abnormality, called the eye-of-the-tiger sign, comprises hyperintensities within a hypointense medial globus pallidus on T2-weighted[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] pattern of hyperintensity within the hypointense medial globus pallidus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Apathy
  • Marchiafava Bignami Disease

    After regaining consciousness, she presented with lack of movement, apathy, labile affect, and poverty of speech.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Type A: acute to subacute onset of consciousness impairment, pyramidal tract signs, limb hypertonia, seizures, hyperintense swelling of the corpus callosum on T2-weighted[jcdr.net] Physical examination revealed that the patient was lucid when conscious but exhibited slurred speech, apathy and cognitive impairment.[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    As the disease worsens, symptoms may include any of the following: Clumsiness, stiff or awkward movements Change in mental state, such as memory problems, irritability, apathy[nlm.nih.gov] Both patients showed clinical and electrophysiological damage to the posterior column and no signs of pyramidal tract involvement.[jnnp.bmj.com] Other symptoms include: Clumsiness, stiff, or awkward movements Change in mental state such as memory problems, irritability, apathy, confusion, or dementia Decreased vision[healthmedicinet.com]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Pallidopyramidal Syndrome

    […] up to 1 g/d) and amantadine (up to 450 mg/d)  Botulinum toxin injections can be used to treat levator inhibition.  Serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) may be used for apathy[slideshare.net] […] of early-onset, progressive parkinsonism with pyramidal tract signs has been known as pallido-pyramidal or parkinsonian-pyramidal syndrome since the first description by[moh-it.pure.elsevier.com] Personality changes Cerebellar atrophy Cerebral cortical atrophy Cerebral atrophy Behavioral abnormality Psychosis Seizures Abnormality of eye movement Emotional lability Apathy[mendelian.co]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    Among 46 patients with suspicion of iNPH (77.6 6.7years; 34.8% women), 30 (65.2%) presented apathy (defined by a score 14 on the Starkstein apathy scale).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs Pyramidal tract signs may be present. Reflexes may be brisk.[patient.info] Methylphenidate produced a dose-dependent positive improvement in behavioural measures in the patient associated with a reduction in apathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Stroke

    However, there is no current consensus on the treatment of post-stroke apathy, which mainly depends on the underlying etiology and comorbidities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Selected Stroke Syndromes Symptoms and Signs Syndrome Contralateral hemiparesis (maximal in the leg), urinary incontinence, apathy, confusion, poor judgment, mutism, grasp[msdmanuals.com] Post-stroke emotional difficulties include anxiety, panic attacks, flat affect (failure to express emotions), mania, apathy and psychosis.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)