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3,123 Possible Causes for Aspiration Pneumonia, Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude, Slow Speech

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Thromboembolism, pneumonia, skin breakdown. Cardiac arrhythmia. Ileus. Aspiration pneumonia. Urinary retention. Psychiatric problems - eg, depression, anxiety.[patient.info] muscle action potentials reduced amplitude with relatively preserved conduction velocity implicates axonal neuropathy delayed/absent F waves implicates nerve root involvement[step2.medbullets.com] GBS mortality, estimated at about 5 percent, results from respiratory distress syndrome, aspiration pneumonia, sepsis, pulmonary embolism, and arrhythmias [9].[journalofethics.ama-assn.org]

  • Myasthenia Gravis

    Complications Aspiration pneumonia due to throat muscle weakness. Acute respiratory failure during an exacerbation.[patient.info] Distinguishing features of the RNS test in LEMS and MG are confirmed in this direct comparison study: the low compound muscle action potential amplitude, decrement at LRS,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Speech may be slow and slurred, or have a nasal quality. In some cases, a singing hobby or profession must be abandoned.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Stroke

    […] language problems Slow, cautious behavior Memory loss Rehabilitation following a stroke may involve a number of medical specialists; but the early diagnosis of a stroke,[aans.org] pneumonia, pressure ulcers, etc.).[radiopaedia.org] When what he tried to say came out garbled, many people assumed he was either mentally slow or a foreigner with limited English.[nytimes.com]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Cerebral Thrombosis

    S - Speech difficulty: Speech may be slurred or slow T - Time to call 911: If someone experiences these symptoms, they need medical attention immediately, even if the symptoms[livescience.com] This context may facilitate aspiration pneumonia or ICP elevation. Control of seizure episodes frequently required drug associations.[annalsofintensivecare.springeropen.com] This may lead to aspiration pneumonia, another common cause of death shortly after a stroke.[minddisorders.com]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Intracerebral Hematoma

    […] seizure精神運動発作 pyramidal system錐体路系 pyramidal tract錐体路 r regenerative medicine 再生医学 s sensory nerve知覚神経 single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) 単一光子放出型コンピュータ断層撮影法 slow[tokyo-med.ac.jp] Aspiration pneumonia is a risk and can occur even with endotracheal intubation. Elevate the head of the bed at 30 degrees to help prevent this complication.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] pneumonia Screen for dysphagia before starting oral feeds I Table 1.[intechopen.com]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

    The patient's language was characterized by AOS, with slow speech rate, prolonged intervals between syllables and words, decreased articulatory accuracy, sound distortions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although aspiration pneumonia is the most common complication of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), the clinical impact of aspiration pneumonia on disease course and survival[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] or stiff movements Speech difficulties, such as low voice volume, not able to say words clearly, slow speech Stiffness and rigid movement in the neck, middle of the body,[nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Symptoms of ALS include progressive muscle weakness beginning in the limbs, muscle twitching and cramping, slowed speech becoming progressively harder to understand, difficulty[brainfoundation.org.au] Antisialorrhea agents Sialorrhea, or drooling, is embarrassing and is associated with aspiration pneumonia. The prevalence for patients with ALS is 50%.[emedicine.com] In a physical exam, your neurologist will also look for the signs of ALS, including: Muscle weakness, often on only one side of the body Slurred or slowed speech and other[webmd.com]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Speech may become slow, slurred, and hesitant. People with multiple sclerosis may become unable to control emotional responses and may laugh or cry inappropriately.[merckmanuals.com] Dysphagia management is collaborative and can enhance nutrition and hydration goals as well as reduce the risk of aspiration pneumonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Aspiration pneumonia (resulting from the food particles and/or liquids passing into the lungs) can also make breathing more difficult.[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Huntington's Disease

    speech or difficulty swallowing Slowed thinking and reaction time, difficulty planning and organizing, inflexible thinking, poor decision making skills or problems with short-term[health.ucsd.edu] DPEJ placement appears to decrease recurrent aspiration pneumonia in patients with history of aspiration pneumonia.[dx.doi.org] ., slow, slurred speech; difficulty in finding words; disorganized speech and sentence construction) Behavioral/personality changes Change in personal hygiene and habits Unusually[labtestsonline.org]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude
  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis

    Speech was slow, but fluent, with phonemic paraphrasing errors, with substitution of parts of words or some syllables with other similar-sounding, but nonsensical, sounds[birpublications.org] pneumonia Respiratory failure Prognosis The prognosis for herpes simplex encephalitis is generally poor.[wikidoc.org] A computed tomography (CT) scan of the chest, abdomen, and pelvis had already been obtained to evaluate for underlying malignancy, but was only remarkable for aspiration pneumonia[karger.com]

    Missing: Compound Muscle Action Potential with Low Amplitude

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