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592 Possible Causes for Cerebrospinal Fluid Abnormality, Hemiplegia, Stroke

  • Cerebral Thrombosis

    Hemiplegia then cerebral thrombosis I have just received a death certificate which gives the cause of death as: 1(a) Hemiplegia (which she had had for 15 days) 1(b) cerebral[british-genealogy.com] This results in artery occlusion, ischemia and stroke.[symptoma.com] Examination of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) does not necessarily help in establishing the diagnosis as there are no pathognomonic features.[pmj.bmj.com]

  • Stroke

    Specifically, this exploratory study investigates changes in gait pattern among stroke patients with hemiparesis or hemiplegia during gait recovery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] How are strokes diagnosed?[medlineplus.gov] This case report presents the clinical record of a 37-year-old man who presented with a dense right hemiplegia, found to be caused by a left medial medullary stroke.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebral Embolism

    About 3 months later, however, she developed left hemiplegia, and head magnetic resonance imaging revealed multiple tumorous lesions affecting the previously detected infracted[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All were extensively investigated and no other causes for stroke were found.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient awoke slowly, and when awake she showed a combination of contralateral hemiplegia, and right hemianesthesia with global aphasia; the CT scan showed an ischemic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subdural Hematoma

    In this case, we present a patient who presented to the pediatric emergency department with new-onset seizure and hemiplegia 2 days after a roller-coaster ride.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we present the case of a 64 year-old male whose prostate carcinoma's metastasis mimicked a subdural hematoma, and he suffered a middle cerebral artery stroke.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Historical note and terminology In 1657 Wepfer described the presence of a "bloody cyst" in the subdural space of an elderly man postmortem who had developed an aphasia and hemiplegia[medlink.com]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    […] in other varieties of chronic interstitial nephritis, there may occur acute episodes of cerebral phenomena, such as epileptiform convulsions, coma, headache, amaurosis, hemiplegia[doi.org] BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Although chronic hypertension is a well-established risk factor for stroke, little is known about stroke risk after hypertensive encephalopathy (HE[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both computerized tomography of the head and cerebrospinal fluid examination were normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lupus Encephalitis

    Marked CoA 2 21 M Seizures, movement disorder Minimal CoA (Figure 1B) Minimal CoA 3 19 F Seizures Marked CoA 4 20 F Hallucinations, coma Normal Minimal CoA 5 29 F Coma, hemiplegia[rheum-care.com] […] for the increased stroke risk in SLE patients.[lupusnewstoday.com] Investigations Physical examination, fundoscopic examination, laboratory tests for metabolic abnormalities, cerebrospinal fluid analysis, microbiology and serologic testing[nature.com]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    A brain tumor is the usual initial clinical and radiologic diagnostic impression in these patients, whose presenting symptoms include acute onset of hemiplegia, hemisensory[thefreelibrary.com] If you think it's a stroke, dial 999 immediately and ask for an ambulance.[nhs.uk] For example, blood and cerebrospinal fluid may also be tested to check for substances secreted by tumors (called tumor markers) and for gene abnormalities that are characteristic[merckmanuals.com]

  • Brain Abscess

    The postoperative course was uneventful, but a slight left hemiplegia remained at discharge.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Early mortality following stroke: a prospective review. Stroke. 1984 ; 15 :492-496.[stroke.ahajournals.org] Postictal cerebrospinal fluid abnormalities in children. J Pediatr. 2001 Mar; 138(3): 373-377 Catherine Haberland; Percy Craig.[new.medigraphic.com]

  • Poliomyelitis

    […] ball "So we may dance again" LCCN98514345.jpg 2,730 4,096;1.36メガバイト The President's birthday ball "So we may dance again" LCCN98514345.tif 2,730 4,096;32メガバイト Treatment of hemiplegia[commons.wikimedia.org] Blood clots also may form in the heart, leading to a stroke or heart attack. Cor pulmonale.[web.archive.org] fluid (CSF) pleocytosis, abnormalities on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the spinal cord helped distinguish these cases from the acute motor axonal variant of GBS.[doi.org]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    BACKGROUND A rare variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) consists of facial diplegia and paresthesia, but an even more rare association is with facial hemiplegia, similar[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND: Heat stroke is a potentially fatal condition that is caused by elevated core temperature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in the cerebrospinal fluid.[symptoma.com]

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