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270 Possible Causes for Bilateral Leg Weakness, Hydrocephalus

  • Hereditary ATTR Amyloidosis

    Typical clinical central nervous system manifestations include cerebral infarction and hemorrhage, hydrocephalus, ataxia, spastic paralysis, convulsion, and dementia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Leptomeningeal Metastasis

    The duration from diagnosis to onset of hydrocephalus symptoms ranged from 0 to 52 (mean 26) months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] .  Neurological examination revealed right facial palsy (UMN), bilateral legs weakness (gr III), more severe on left side, with decreased reflex on right knee jerk and left[slideshare.net] Hydrocephalus At Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), approximately 10% of patients referred for placement of Ommaya reservoirs have or develop hydrocephalus.6[78stepshealth.us]

  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    In the communicating hydrocephalus, there is a lack of reabsorption of CSF.[symptoma.com] The patient stabilized for another 2 years but then presented in 1994 with recurrent headache, bilateral papilledema, and mild left arm and right leg weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We discuss communicating hydrocephalus in the current article, and the subsequent article deals with noncommunicating hydrocephalus. Copyright 2016 Elsevier Inc.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bilateral Leg Weakness

    Hydrocephalus One of the most serious complications of acoustic schwannoma is a condition called hydrocephalus.[healthjade.com] Rarely, cervical cord tumors can initially cause bilateral leg weakness without involvement.[sites.google.com] And this is where bilateral leg weakness -- described here as something that "may be caused by a malfunction of the brain, the spinal cord, or nerves" -- becomes a bilateral[startribune.com]

  • Arnold-Chiari Malformation Type 1

    In symptomatic patients, it is associated with: spinal diseases - 50% of cases: syringomyelia hydromyelia cranial disorders - 10% of cases: obstructive hydrocephalus Links[gpnotebook.co.uk] It can lead to a spastic paralysis or weakness of the arms and/or legs as well as numbness and tingling.[nervous-system-diseases.com] Patients with atlantoaxial instability, tethered cord, associated myelomeningocele, hydrocephalus, or elevated intracranial pressure were excluded.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Hydrocephalus is a frequent complication following subarachnoid hemorrhage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The recovery process of injured CRTs concurrent with recovery of leg weakness was demonstrated in a patient with SAH using DTT.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE REPORT A 54-year-old woman with a five-month history of SAH due to a ruptured aneurysm in the anterior communicating artery and hydrocephalus treated with a shunt was[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ependymoma

    Magnetic resonance imaging on admission revealed an intradural extramedullary cystic lesion at the cervical level with craniospinal leptomeningeal nodules causing mild hydrocephalus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eric Kratky In January 2007, Erik Kratky was 21 and pursuing his undergraduate degree when he experienced bilateral leg weakness.[nursing.onclive.com] On brain MRI a posterior third ventricle lesion with extension to the aqueduct of Sylvius and fourth ventricle, and associated hydrocephalus was observed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spinal Cord Compression

    […] progressive motor neuron disease, subacute combined degeneration, syringomyelia, spinal cord tumors, cerebral hemisphere disease, peripheral neuropathy and normal pressure hydrocephalus[necksolutions.com] Leg pain may occur and be unilateral or bilateral in nature that radiates from the back.[myvmc.com] ., metastatic tumors), subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord (vitamin B 12 deficiency), hereditary spastic paraplegia, normal pressure hydrocephalus and spinal[aafp.org]

  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

    Sensitivity / Celiac Disease (2 Viewing) Neuropathy from B6 by rajonthecloud 03-04-2019 08:51 AM 689 4,971 Headache (3 Viewing) Aimovig by godfrey19 05-08-2019 11:07 PM 291 1,573 Hydrocephalus[neurotalk.psychcentral.com]

  • Meningeal Disorder

    […] form of hydrocephalus.[hydroassoc.org] Large parasagittal meningiomas may result in bilateral leg weakness.[brighamandwomens.org] weakness of distal proximal muscles in the arm leg, bladder dysfunction, and a variable degree of sensory loss below the level of injury central herniation downward displacement[strokecenter.org]

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