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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[] 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.[] […] 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[]

  • Alzheimer Disease

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

    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[] […] arising the meningeal layer between the hemispheres of the brain) Common Symptoms - Seizures, lower extremity weakness, headache, personality changes, dementia, increasing apathy[] […] 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[]

    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.[] Other neurologic findings may include cerebellar signs, pyramidal tract signs, extrapyramidal signs, corticla visual defects, abnormal extraocular movements, lower motor neuron[] Extrapontine myelinolysis manifests predominantly as areas of bilateral FLAIR /T2-weighted imaging hyperintensity in the globus pallidus, putamen, and thalamus, which are[]

  • 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[] This virtually pathognomonic radiographic abnormality, called the eye-of-the-tiger sign, comprises hyperintensities within a hypointense medial globus pallidus on T2-weighted[] […] pattern of hyperintensity within the hypointense medial globus pallidus.[]

    Missing: Apathy
  • Marchiafava Bignami Disease

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

    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[] Both patients showed clinical and electrophysiological damage to the posterior column and no signs of pyramidal tract involvement.[] Other symptoms include: Clumsiness, stiff, or awkward movements Change in mental state such as memory problems, irritability, apathy, confusion, or dementia Decreased vision[]

    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[] […] of early-onset, progressive parkinsonism with pyramidal tract signs has been known as pallido-pyramidal or parkinsonian-pyramidal syndrome since the first description by[] Personality changes Cerebellar atrophy Cerebral cortical atrophy Cerebral atrophy Behavioral abnormality Psychosis Seizures Abnormality of eye movement Emotional lability Apathy[]

    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).[] Signs Pyramidal tract signs may be present. Reflexes may be brisk.[] Methylphenidate produced a dose-dependent positive improvement in behavioural measures in the patient associated with a reduction in apathy.[]

    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.[] Selected Stroke Syndromes Symptoms and Signs Syndrome Contralateral hemiparesis (maximal in the leg), urinary incontinence, apathy, confusion, poor judgment, mutism, grasp[] Post-stroke emotional difficulties include anxiety, panic attacks, flat affect (failure to express emotions), mania, apathy and psychosis.[]

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