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128 Possible Causes for Carpopedal Spasm, Hypokalemia

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  • Metabolic Alkalosis

    spasm (Trousseau sign) depressed respirations (b/c of compensation trying to hold CO2) paralytic ileus (gut shuts down to hold HCO3) ABGs (increased pH and HCO3) decreased[quizlet.com] Hypokalemia seen with heat stress is secondary to sweat as well as renal potassium wasting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] spasm Type 1 Excludes hysterical tetany ( F44.5 ) neonatal tetany ( P71.3 ) parathyroid tetany ( E20.9 ) post-thyroidectomy tetany ( E89.2 ) alkalosis E87.3 ICD-10-CM Codes[icd10data.com]

  • Bartter's Disease

    Other symptoms Other symptoms, which appear during late childhood, include fatigue, muscle weakness, cramps, and recurrent carpopedal spasms.  Developmental delay and minimal[slideshare.net] Moderate hypokalemia can be nevertheless asymptomatic. Pathophysiology of hypokalemia helps to identify the course of treatment.[bblc.tv] Laboratory testing is significant for hypokalemia, hypochloremia, and metabolic alkalosis.[medbullets.com]

  • Conn Syndrome

    […] a cause of primary hyperaldosteronism and is the result of an aldosterone producing adenoma (APA) aldosterone secretion,supressed renin activity, hypernatremia, HTN hypokalemia[quizlet.com] Conn syndrome is characterized by surreptitious secretion of aldosterone in which patients are found to have hypertension, hypokalemia, and metabolic alkalosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The severity of hypokalemia is related to dietary sodium intake and our patient had severe hypokalemia despite a low sodium diet.[sjkdt.org]

  • Renal Tubular Acidosis

    The carpopedal spasm was due to hypocalcemia which was precipitated by the alkali replacement.[jpma.org.pk] Subsequently, type 1 RTA due to Sjögren's syndrome was unveiled by sustained hypokalemia (3.3 to 3.4 mEq/L), persistent alkaline urine pH ( 6.0) despite metabolic acidosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Among them, 60 had hypokalemia (63.12%), 29 had complete dRTA and 66 had incomplete dRTA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypoparathyroidism

    Our case presented with uncontrolled seizures, severe hypokalemia, renal failure, and hypoparathyroidism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Trousseau's sign (watch video) is carpopedal spasm caused by inflating the blood-pressure cuff to a level above systolic pressure for 3 minutes.[smartypance.com] Hypocalcemia, hypomagnesemia/Mg depletion, and hypokalemia all can present with tetany and muscle symptomatology.[endotext.org]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    Hypokalemia events were related to malnutrition (odds ratio, 2.79; 95% confidence interval, 1.09-7.14; P .045).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 39-year-old woman was presented to the emergency department complaining of severe watery diarrhea and carpopedal spasm after ingesting a handful of magnesium hydroxide tablets[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical description Clinical manifestations include weakness, fatigue, increased neuromuscular excitability (muscle fasciculation, cramps, tremor carpopedal spasms, numbness[orpha.net]

  • Hypocalcemia

    The patient improved with cessation of drugs and appropriate management of hypocalcemia and hypokalemia with calcium, vitamin D, magnesium, and potassium replacement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Manifestations include hyperactive deep tendon reflexes, Chvostek's sign, muscle and abdominal cramps, and carpopedal spasm.[fpnotebook.com] ‘Other conditions that may prolong QT intervals are clinical hypocalcemia, hypokalemia, ischemia, or infarction.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com]

  • Gitelman Syndrome

    In these children, a tendency towards hypokalemia was first noted during the third week of life.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In this case we describe a young patient who following a short history of vomiting and abdominal pain developed carpopedal spasm and distal parasthesia on a background of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 17-year-old female presented to us with a history of perioral numbness and carpopedal spasms of one week duration followed by progressive weakness of all the four limbs[sjkdt.org]

  • Antenatal Bartter Syndrome

    Antenatal type I Bartter syndrome (ABS) is usually identified by the presence of polyhydramnios, premature delivery, hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis, hypercalciuria, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients present with fatigue, muscle weakness, and recurrent episodes of tetany in the form of carpopedal spasm. History of polyhydramnios and prematurity is absent.[indianjnephrol.org] The mothers were treated with Indomethacin, KCl, and serial amniocentesis in order to reduce the amniotic fluid volume and prevent fetal hypokalemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis

    Convincing evidence for a pro-arrhythmogenic factor other than hypokalemia is still lacking.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 17-year-old female presented to us with a history of perioral numbness and carpopedal spasms of one week duration followed by progressive weakness of all the four limbs[sjkdt.org] […] periodic paralysis related to hypokalemia is seldom reported in thyrotoxicosis, and it usually occurs in Asian males.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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