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240 Possible Causes for Cognitive Defect, Hemiplegia, MRI Scan of the Brain Abnormal

  • Stroke

    Specifically, this exploratory study investigates changes in gait pattern among stroke patients with hemiparesis or hemiplegia during gait recovery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] to identify abnormalities in the brain arteries (such as aneurysms) or other sources of bleeding, and structural MRI if this shows no cause.[en.wikipedia.org] 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] The brain MRI, which was obtained 11 hours after presentation, showed multiple 4- to 5-mm foci of abnormal increase in T2 signal and decreased T1 signal intensity involving[pediatrics.aappublications.org] 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]

  • Intracerebral Hematoma

    Thalamic hemorrhages SX: Hemiplegia or hemiparesis. A prominet sensory deficit involving all modalities is usually present.[enotes.tripod.com] […] reflexアキレス腱反射 agnosia失認、認知不能[症] agraphia失書[症]、書字不能[症] AIDS dementia complexエイズ痴呆症候群 akinesia無動[症] akinetic mutism無動無言[症] alcoholic neuropathyアルコールニューロパチ(シ)ー(神経障害) alternating hemiplegia[tokyo-med.ac.jp] Hemorrhage into a cerebral lobe will cause immediate dysfunction of that lobe, with symptoms such as difficulty speaking (aphasia), paralysis on one side of the body (hemiplegia[minneapolisclinic.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] These let doctors see inside the brain and identify any areas that look abnormal. Although both are painless, they do require children to be still.[kidshealth.org] brain abnormalities magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to detect tumors beneath the bones of the skull electroencephalography (EEG) to measure the electrical activity in the[encyclopedia.com]

  • Brain Abscess

    The postoperative course was uneventful, but a slight left hemiplegia remained at discharge.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A frontal abscess would typically present with cognitive deficits, poor concentration, aphasia, grand mal seizures, and hemiparesis.[symptoma.com] MRI has higher resolution and can show early abnormalities better than CT.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis

    She was febrile and drowsy with right sided hemiplegia and papilledema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Long term sequelae of HSE include neuropsychiatric and cognitive defects, including anterograde amnesia, dysnomia, Klüver-Bucy syndrome and epilepsy [ 8 ].[raredisorders.imedpub.com] Twelve patients (60%) had temporal lobe involvement, four patients (20%) had pure temporal lobe involvement and five patients (25%) had normal CT/MRI scans.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease

    Semantic Scholar extracted view of "Language development in a group of children with spastic hemiplegia." by S Kastein et al. ...[scholarlibs.org] For sCJDMV1 patients, ataxia rather than cognitive decline as well as sensory defect may be more common at onset.[doi.org] Other non-invasive tests can be very helpful, however: Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans may be done to look for atrophied (shrunken) brain[drugs.com]

  • Meningioma

    The vast majority of intraspinal meningiomas occur in an intradural extramedullary location. A meningioma in a purely extradural location in the cervical spine as reported here is quite exceptional. Extradural meningiomas tend to show more aggressive features than intradural meningiomas and are often confused with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebral Malaria

    Furthermore, it may manifest with signs of increased intracranial pressure, hemiplegia, encephalopathy, delirium, seizures, and coma.[buzzle.com] […] mice did not develop cognitive defects.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some of the long term effects of cerebral malaria include: Uremia Jaundice Seizures Chronic renal failure Tender and enlarged spleen Delirium Hemiplegia Acute intracranial[epainassist.com]

  • Cerebral Toxoplasmosis

    - fever; focal weakness, seizures; if advanced, dull affect Lymphoma All of above and constitutional symptoms (night sweats, weight loss) PML Rapid neurologic decline (hemiplegia[learningradiology.com] […] or neurologic defects.[jamanetwork.com] […] important risk factor for persistent and relapsing babesiosis. 9 Our case emphasizes the need to consider cerebral toxoplasmosis in any patient receiving rituximab with new cognitive[jamanetwork.com]

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