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121 Possible Causes for Burr Cell, Seizure

  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    ., schistocytes, burr cells, or helmet cells) on peripheral blood smear, AND Renal injury (acute onset) evidenced by either hematuria, proteinuria, or elevated creatinine[] Five patients had protracted severe seizures.[] Title Other Names: HUS; Acute renal failure, thrombocytopenia, and microangiopathic hemolytic anemia associated with distorted erythrocytes ('burr cells') Categories: Hemolytic[]

  • Folate-Deficiency Anemia

    Seizure disorder : Taking folic acid supplements might make seizures worse in people with seizure disorders , particularly in high doses.[] You take certain medicines, such as some used for seizures. You are pregnant. This is because the developing baby needs more folic acid.[] Primidone (Mysoline) is used for seizures. Folic acid might cause seizures in some people.[]

  • HELLP Syndrome

    Burr cells Schistocytes Reticulocyte count – consider to evaluate for presence of hemolysis Liver enzymes AST – 2 times the upper reference limit meets criteria LDH – markedly[] Patients must first be stabilized by controlling associated hypertension and preventing the complication of seizures.[] The classic findings of microangiopathic hemolysis include abnormal peripheral smear (schistocytes, burr cells, echinocytes), elevated serum bilirubin (indirect form), low[]

  • Preeclampsia

    […] hemodilution of pregnancy Peripheral smear (schistocytes, burr cells, echinocytes) Increased bilirubin ( 1.2 mg/dL) Thrombocytopenia ( 100,000) due to hemolysis and low platelet[] We report the case of a patient with pre-eclampsia who developed seizures after more than 2 days of delivery.[] Alternatively, values that are three standard deviations away from the mean for each laboratory value may be used for AST. [45] Histology The presence of schistocytes, burr[]

  • Microangiopathic Hemolytic Anemia

    - schistocytes, “burr cells”, “helmet cells” and “triangle cells”. 6.[] A 19-year-old woman with newly diagnosed systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) presented with hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, hypertension, tonic-clonic seizures, blurry[] In some patients with chemotherapy-related MAklA, pulmonary edema or seizure was also observed.[]

  • Temporal Lobe Tumor

    A probe is inserted to the tumor through a burr hole in the skull. The laser catheter is guided with real-time MRI.[] Worthwhile seizure control was achieved in 29 patients (82.8%).[] 2 to 3 seizures a day.[]

  • Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis

    Biochem Cell Biol. 2010; 88 (2):157–65. o09-124 [pii] 10.1139/o09-124. [ PubMed ] 23. Sharma M, Burre J, Sudhof TC.[] Seizure severity did not vary by sex or genotype. Seizures showed mild worsening with increasing age.[] The symptoms appeared in two young adult siblings, and included progressive retinopathy, recurrent generalized seizures, moderate ataxia, and subtle cognitive dysfunction.[]

  • Eclampsia

    […] hemodilution of pregnancy Peripheral smear (schistocytes, burr cells, echinocytes) Increased bilirubin ( 1.2 mg/dL) Thrombocytopenia ( 100,000) due to hemolysis and low platelet[] […] low (approximately one seizure/2,200 person-years).[] The long-term risk of seizures in an eclamptic patient is low.[]

  • Brain Abscess

    Frontal burr hole and evacuation of abscess was done. Thick brown pus of approximately 50 mL was drained.[] We report the case of a 43-year-old man who first presented with a seizure and an altered level of consciousness 5 months after halo-vest placement for an odontoid fracture[] The patient was a 60-year-old man admitted for a seizure and administered an anticonvulsant, after which he began stuttering.[]

  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    A peripheral blood smear (PBS) was performed, which contained schistocytes (32%) with helmet and burr cells.[] The second patient developed cerebral TMA (seizures, vision loss, and nystagmus) 6 days after initial presentation and remained unresponsive to PE/PI.[] After 24 months, she was relapse-free and seizure-free, with a normal neurological examination.[]

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