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5,244 Possible Causes for Ataxia

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    A previously healthy 7-year-old Caucasian boy was hospitalised for evaluation of acute ataxia and failure to thrive, initially suspicious for an intracranial mass.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a patient who manifested with acute onset of language dysfunction, chorea and ataxia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe an elderly patient with vitamin B12 deficiency who presented cognitive dysfunction, peripheral polyneuropathy and sensory ataxia, and whose first clinical manifestation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    The first patient (female, 50 years old) had dysarthria, nystagmus and trunk ataxia on admission. Her blood alcohol level was 2.3‰.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Alcohol intoxication is associated with central nervous system depression including unresponsiveness, hypothermia, and loss of gross motor control (ataxia, slurred speech)[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The patient with acute ethanol poisoning may present with symptoms ranging from slurred speech, ataxia and incoordination to coma, potentially resulting in respiratory depression[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    Print version In May 2013, the American Psychiatric Association issued the 5th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–5). Although there is considerable overlap between DSM–5 and DSM–IV, the prior edition, there are several important differences: Changes Disorder Terminology DSM–IV[…][web.archive.org]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Spinocerebellar ataxias (SCAs) are a group of autosomal dominant, clinically heterogeneous neurodegenerative disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] . : Cerebellar ataxia and coeliac disease. Lancet 2004, 362 :1548.[doi.org] Vieira de Rezende Pinto, José Luiz Pedroso, Paulo Victor Sgobbi de Souza, Marcus Vinícius Cristino de Albuquerque and Orlando Graziani Povoas Barsottini, Non-progressive cerebellar[dx.doi.org]

  • Pineal Gland Cyst

    Less frequently, patients present with ataxia, motor and sensory impairment, mental and emotional disturbances, epilepsy, circadian rhythm disturbances, hypothalamic dysfunction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If narrowing of the cerebral aqueduct occurs, many neurological symptoms may exist, including headaches, vertigo, nausea, muscle fasciculations, eye sensitivity, and ataxia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Meniere's Disease

    Headache and ataxia may persist for days following an acute episode.[docneuro.com] Hearing should be good in the opposite ear and there should be no ataxia.[audiologyonline.com]

  • Head Injury

    National Ataxia Foundation : Information, resources and support.[headinjury.com]

  • Stroke

    The first patient (female, 50 years old) had dysarthria, nystagmus and trunk ataxia on admission. Her blood alcohol level was 2.3‰.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dysarthria and right-sided limb ataxia were newly developed before DWI (after p-CTA).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He developed headache, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, diplopia, dizziness, and ataxia following the procedure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    The main clinical features of IHCP at presentation are headache, cranial nerve involvement, ataxia, and seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Learn about Ataxia diagnosis, symptoms, causes and treatments at Northwell Health Institute for Neurology and Neurosurgery's Nerve Disorders Center.[northwell.edu] […] s disease: 20mins to hrs in combination with tinnitus, ear fullness or decreased hearing Vertigo History Features suggestive of posterior circulation ischemia: diplopia, ataxia[emergencymedicinecases.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    There was a progressive development of parkinsonism, cerebellar ataxia, and mental deterioration by the time he was 32.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Others develop for non-hereditary reasons, such as alcoholic cerebellar ataxia. What Is Cerebellar Ataxia? Cerebellar ataxia is a symptom, not a distinct disorder.[promises.com] […] neuropathy) and central nervous sytem : Cognitive dysfunction, Cerebellar degeneration, Wernicke’s encephalopathy (acute reversible syndrome of psychosis, ophthalmoplegia, and ataxia[errolozdalga.com]

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