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102 Possible Causes for Brain Abscess, Limb Joint Contracture

  • Stroke

    […] disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to stabilize the joint.[en.wikipedia.org] After full range has been achieved by the therapist, the limb should be positioned in the lengthened positions to prevent against further contractures, skin breakdown, and[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Endocarditis

    More serious problems that may develop include: Brain abscess Further damage to the heart valves, causing heart failure Spread of the infection to other parts of the body[medlineplus.gov] […] should be positioned in the lengthened positions to prevent against further contractures, skin breakdown, and disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to[en.wikipedia.org] […] stabilize the joint. [36] Cold in the form of ice wraps or ice packs have been proven to briefly reduce spasticity by temporarily dampening neural firing rates. [36] Electrical[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Paresis

    Furthermore, we found brain and lung abscesses, which led us to establish the diagnosis of Lemierre's syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One particular concern is contracture, the constant contracting of muscles that results in painful joint deformities.[cerebralpalsy.org] After an extensive imaging diagnostic procedure, we also documented a peritonsillar abscess and various types of thromboses in intracranial and extracranial veins.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • CAMFAK Syndrome

    · Brain abscess ( Amoebic ) Spinal cord Myelitis : Poliomyelitis · Demyelinating disease ( Transverse myelitis ) · Tropical spastic paraparesis Both/either Encephalomyelitis[thefullwiki.org] They often have long limbs with joint contractures (inability to relax muscle at a joint), a hunched back ( kyphosis ), and they may be very thin ( cachetic ), due to a loss[ipfs.io] 查 论 编 神经系统 ( 中枢神经系统疾病 ( 英语 : Central nervous system disease ) )病理学( G04–G47 ,323–349) 炎症 脑部 脑炎 病毒性脑炎 疱疹病毒性脑炎 海绵窦血栓 ( 英语 : Cavernous sinus thrombosis ) 脑脓肿 ( 英语 : Brain abscess[knowpia.cn]

  • Cerebrovascular Disorder

    Basal ganglia dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain abscess (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain surgery (Medical Encyclopedia) Central pontine myelinolysis (Medical Encyclopedia[icdlist.com] […] disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to stabilize the joint.[en.wikipedia.org] A doctor will attempt to rule out things such as encephalitis, meningitis, bleeding inside the person's skull, neurodegenerative disorders, brain abscess, or migraines as[disabled-world.com]

  • Young Adult-Onset Distal Hereditary Motor Neuropathy

    […] encephalitis Encephalitis lethargica Cavernous sinus thrombosis Brain abscess Amoebic Spinal cord Myelitis : Poliomyelitis Demyelinating disease Transverse myelitis Tropical[en.wikipedia.org] The exercises that your Physiotherapist will provide will look to [93] [94] [95] : Maintain movement at the joints – Ensuring that the joints of the affected limb, especially[physio-pedia.com] […] spastic paraparesis Epidural abscess Both/either Encephalomyelitis Acute disseminated Myalgic Meningoencephalitis Brain / encephalopathy Degenerative Extrapyramidal and movement[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Congenital Clubbing

    If a brain abscess has occurred and has been successfully treated, the earliest possible anatomic correction of the cardiac anomaly is still indicated.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] joint contracture Myeloid leukemia Acute myeloid leukemia Nephroblastoma Severe global developmental delay Abnormality of the nervous system Nystagmus Contractures involving[mendelian.co] Systemic oxygen desaturation leads to clubbing of fingers and toes, secondary polycythemia , hyperviscosity, hemoptysis, CNS events (eg, brain abscess or stroke), and sequelae[merckmanuals.com]

  • Early Infantile Epileptic Encephalopathy Type 2

    Basal ganglia dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain abscess (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain surgery (Medical Encyclopedia) Central pontine myelinolysis (Medical Encyclopedia[icdlist.com] […] stiffness Smooth philtrum Talipes Ventricular hypertrophy Limb undergrowth Small nail Joint contracture of the hand Cardiomegaly Thickened skin Short long bone Splenomegaly[mendelian.co] […] of corpus callosum Aplasia/Hypoplasia of the skin Polyhydramnios Coxa valga Long philtrum Congestive heart failure Dilatation Hepatosplenomegaly Camptodactyly of finger Joint[mendelian.co]

  • Lingular Tonsillitis

    However, cases with septum abscess, perichondritis, septic fever, endocarditis, meningitis, brain abscess, thrombosis of the cavernous sinus [406] and toxic-shock-syndrome[egms.de] [arthro- G. grapho, to describe] arthrogryposis (ar′thro-gri-po′sis) Congenital defect of the limbs characterized by severe contractures of multiple joints.[theodora.com]

  • Chronic Pyogenic Osteomyelitis

    Brain abscess due to Corynebacterium haemolyticum. Lancet. 1973 Feb 17. 1(7799):378-9. [Medline]. Barker KF, Renton NE, Lee PY, James DH.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] is splinted with appropriate splint, to rest the limb and to avoid causing joint contractures (the splint should not obscure the affected area) Antibiotics should be started[jotscroll.com] Brain abscess with Corynebacterium hemolyticum: report of a case. Am J Clin Pathol. 1971 Aug. 56(2):212-5. [Medline]. Worthington MG, Daly BD, Smith FE.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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