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2,365 Possible Causes for Corneal Infiltrate, Free-Living Ameba Infection, Hemiparesis

  • Scedosporium Infection

    On examination, he was found to have right-sided hemiparesis.[] He had a 4 x 4 mm central corneal infiltrate with satellite lesions and a 4 mm hypopyon ( Figure 1a ).[] infiltrate.[]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis

    Epidemiology of free-living ameba infections. J Protozool 1990;37(4):25S-33S. van Flink F et al.[] It typically presents as a unilateral central or paracentral corneal infiltrate, often with a ring-shaped peripheral infiltrate.[] This infection is caused by a microscopic, free-living ameba (single-celled living organism) called Acanthamoeba.[]

    Missing: Hemiparesis
  • Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

    . : Herpes zoster ophthalmicus and delayed contralateral hemiparesis caused by cerebral angiitis: diagnosis and management approach . Ann. Neurol 14:543–553, 1983.[] These epithelial lesions can lead to anterior stromal corneal infiltrates.[] Herpes zoster ophthalmicus and delayed contralateral hemiparesis: Relationship of the syndrome to central nervous system granulomatous angitis. JAMA 229:302, 1974. 4.[]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Keratitis

    Source : AAO Acanthamoeba keratitis Causes This infection is caused by a microscopic, free-living ameba (single-celled living organism) called Acanthamoeba.[] Adenoviral conjunctivitis may lead to subepithelial corneal infiltrates as a late complication.[] He had undergone a corneal tear repair on that eye 15 days prior to the onset of keratitis. The infiltrations were along the sutured corneal tear tracts.[]

    Missing: Hemiparesis
  • Behçet Disease

    In a 41-year-old woman case, who developed dysarthria and left hemiparesis, diffusion-weighted images (DWI) showed small high-intensity areas in the bilateral internal capsule[] The anterior chamber, as well as the corneal epithelium, iris, ciliary body, and choroids may show neutrophil infiltration during active disease [18].[] Sporadic neurological manifestations (neuro-BD) are frequent ( 20%), often occuring 1-10 years after intial symptoms, and may include headache, pyramidal signs with hemiparesis[]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis

    On presentation, she was afebrile and had a mild right hemiparesis with neck rigidity.[] Clinicians: CDC no longer provides miltefosine for treatment of free-living ameba infections. Miltefosine is now commercially available.[] amebae. 11 Although miltefosine has recently been used to successfully treat patients with other free-living amebae infections, 14 , 15 our patient is the first to be successfully[]

    Missing: Corneal Infiltrate
  • Amoebiasis due to Free-Living Amoebae

    Patients with GAE have been described with symptoms that include: headache, low fever, seizures, hemiparesis, and coma leading to eventual death 2.[] We compared histopathologic and immunohistochemical features of 18 cases with central nervous system free-living ameba infections.[] Trophozoites can (rarely) infiltrate the corneal nerve and retina, leading to chorioretinitis. Diagnosis : corneal scrape or biopsy.[]

  • Stroke

    SSEH presenting as a hemiparesis is less common and in such situations, it can be mistaken for a cerebrovascular accident (CVA).[] In the Wind chapter of Donguibogam, left hemiparesis due to stroke is called Tan, a sort of Hyeol-Byeong, and right hemiparesis due to stroke is called Tan, a sort of Gi-Byeong[] When he woke up 8 h later, right-sided hemiparesis and aphasia were observed, and cerebral CT already revealed irreversible ischemic changes.[]

    Missing: Corneal Infiltrate Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Cerebral Thrombosis

    She was treated with anticoagulation therapy and her hemiparesis improved within 3 days.[] After 7 to 19 days, patients suddenly deteriorated, developing headache, fever, a decreased level of consciousness, brainstem signs, or hemiparesis.[] Many patients present with hemiparesis.[]

    Missing: Corneal Infiltrate Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Adenovirus Infection

    This is the first reported case of MERS involving only hemiparesis and hemianesthesia at onset.[] Corneal infiltrates are very rare.[] The radiographic features and clinical course observed in this case were consistent with a diagnosis of MERS; however, the only neurological symptoms were hemiparesis and[]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection

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