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20 Possible Causes for Chvostek Sign, Tetanus, Trousseau Sign

  • Hypocalcemia

    On primary assessment, stridor and a positive Trousseau sign were noted. Laboratory examination showed hypocalcemia.[] Manifestations include hyperactive deep tendon reflexes, chvostek's sign, muscle and abdominal cramps, and carpopedal spasm.[] We report the case of a 50-year-old woman with anorexigen-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension treated with epoprostenol, who presented with Trousseau's sign, leading to[]

  • Respiratory Alkalosis

    Positive Chvostek’s sign Nausea and vomiting Muscle twitching Assessment CIRCULATION May report: History/presence of anemia Palpitations May exhibit: Hypotension Tachycardia[] Trousseau's sign Clinical Manifestations, continued Tinnitus Sensation of chest tightness Palpitations Seizures and loss of consciousness ABGs Show pH 7.45 PaCO2 35mmHg Chronic[] […] body or vomitus Laryngospasm or angioedema Obstructive sleep apnea Neuromuscular impairment High spinal cord injury, Guillain-Barre syndrome Status epilepticus, Botulism, tetanus[]

  • Secondary Hypoparathyroidism

    sign) with tapping of the facial nerve just in front of the ear.[] sign : hypocalcemia hyperexcitable nerves tapping the facial nerve on the cheek contraction of facial muscles Trousseau sign : inflate BP cuff allow for occlusion of brachial[] Chvostek and Trousseau signs were negative. There were no personal or family history of similar condition.[]

  • Alkalosis

    , Chvostek sign, and possibly seizures.[] , focal neurological loss, Trousseau sign, Chvostek sign, jaundice, melena, hematochezia, hepatosplenomegaly, or there may be no definitive signs at all. [10] [11] Evaluation[] sign, Chvostek sign, and possibly seizures.[]

  • Tumor Lysis Syndrome

    (See Signs and symptoms of TLS .) Two neurologic signs may be associated with hypocalcemia: Chvostek and Trousseau signs. (See Two neurologic signs of TLS .)[] […] and acellular pertussis (DTAP) vaccine Adverse reaction of human papillomavirus vaccine Adverse reaction of rotavirus vaccine Adverse reaction of tetanus and diphtheria ([] In patients with severe secondary hypocalcemia, Chvostek’s sign and Trousseau sign may be present.[]

  • Pancreatic Insufficiency

    Severe Vitamin D and calcium deficiency can result in signs of hypocalcemia like tetany, Trousseau and Chvostek sign.[] 32.5-78); hemoglobin A1c 4.86; CF analysis 106 mutations: None detected; October 20, 2015: lymphocyte proliferation studies: low-normal lymphocyte response to Candida and tetanus[] Severe Vitamin D and calcium deficiency can result in signs of hypocalcemia like tetany, Trousseau and Chvostek sign.[]

  • Magnesium Deficiency

    […] tremor, myoclonic jerks, convulsions, Chvostek sign, Trousseau sign (rarely), spontaneous carpopedal spasm (rarely), ataxia, nystagmus and dysphagia; psychiatric disturbances[] Tetanus. Taking magnesium does not seem to reduce the risk of death in people with tetanus compared to standard treatment.[] Chvostek sign is an involuntary twitching of the facial muscles elicited by a light tapping of the facial nerve just anterior to the exterior auditory meatus.[]

  • Celiac Disease

    Neuromuscular irritability was demonstrated by positive Chvostek and Trousseau signs.[] ON TETANUS CHAPTER VII. ON ANGINA, OR QUINSEY CHAPTER VIII. ON THE AFFECTIONS ABOUT THE UVULA CHAPTER IX. ON ULCERATIONS ABOUT THE TONSILS CHAPTER X.[] sign (seen in calcium deficiency) See Clinical Presentation for more detail.[]

  • Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

    This can be detected using the Chvostek's sign or Trousseau's sign.[] This study also shows that the diminishing trend in post vaccine ADEM reporting related to Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Polio and Haemophilus Influentiae type B and human[] Associated vaccines have included rabies, measles, pertussis, tetanus, influenza, hepatitis B, diphtheria, rubella, pneumococcus, varicella, smallpox, human papillomavirus[]

  • Juvenile Myxedema

    Delayed eruption, external root resorption and root dilacerations Chvostek sign Candidiasis 37.   Calcium and Vit D supplement. Intravenous calcium gluconate 38.[] Meningitis and tetanus :- The patient has neck stiffness and opisthotonos.[] Etiology a) b) c) Surgical damage to parathyroid gland Damage from radiotherapy Autoimmune Clinical features    Hypocalcaemia Symptoms Trousseaus sign 36.[]

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