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2,104 Possible Causes for Descending Paralysis, Glomus Jugulare Tumor, Myasthenia Gravis

  • Botulism

    INTRODUCTION: Clostridium botulinum is known to cause descending paralysis in infants throughout the world.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Findings that distinguish botulism from myasthenia gravis: nausea/vomiting, poorly reactive pupils, and paralysis of accommodation. [Purvin V, Kawasaki A.[web.archive.org] paralysis and/or other symptoms, and reduce associated treatment costs to states.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Accessory Nerve Palsy

    ., brainstem infarction, brainstem tumor, syringomyelia/syringobulbia) Foramen Magnum/Jugular Foramen Lesions ( Table 11.1 ) • Generally also involve adjacent CNs (IX, X,[radiologykey.com] Related Articles Top 5 Articles From October 2015 An Unusual Case of Descending Paralysis Caused by West Nile Virus Clinicians should consider a diagnosis of West Nile Virus[practicalneurology.com] Examples of neuromuscular disorders include Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Multiple sclerosis Myasthenia gravis Spinal muscular atrophy Many neuromuscular diseases are genetic[icdlist.com]

  • Wound Botulism

    Wound botulism in 7 heroin 'skin poppers' produced ophthalmoplegia and descending paralysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Wound botulism may be underdiagnosed because of confusion with inflammatory neuropathy or myasthenia gravis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This case report and discussion of wound botulism illustrate the following important points: Dysphagia, dysphonia, diplopia, and descending paralysis, in association with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Lambert Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome

    In its nontherapeutic form, the toxin is produced by bacteria and can cause a paralysis that starts with the muscles of the face and throat and descends over the rest of the[verywell.com] AIM: To assess the treatment effects of rituximab in a population of patients with myasthenia gravis and Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] What Is Myasthenia Gravis? Myasthenia gravis is a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily.[webmd.com]

    Missing: Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Tick Paralysis

    […] that the acute ascending or rare descending type of paralysis originally described by Landry is simply a form of poliomyelitis, whereas others contend that Landry's paralysis[annals.org] gravis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Botulism causes a descending neuromuscular paralysis with a preserved sensorium and ophthalmoplegia, and poliomyelitis has been nearly eradicated by vaccination worldwide[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    For example, in 1986, Ropper described patients who developed rapidly progressive oropharyngeal, neck and shoulder weakness that mimicked the descending paralysis seen in[vdocuments.net] Many neurologists are unfamiliar with PCB, which is often misdiagnosed as brainstem stroke, myasthenia gravis or botulism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] facial muscles and progresses down ( descending paraplegia ).[medbroadcast.com]

    Missing: Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Spastic Ataxia with Congenital Miosis

    Tumor of the Glomus Jugulare Tumor of the glomus jugulare involves cranial nerves IX, X, and XI at the jugular foramen.[headnecksurgery.wordpress.com] Gravis Addison Disease Hyperacusis (Hyperacousis) Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis Transient Neonatal Myasthenia Gravis Williams Syndrome Lyme disease Myasthenia gravis Marinesco[explorer.opentrials.net] Myasthenia gravis. Orphanet J Rare Dis 2007;2:44. 67. Vincent A, Newsom Davis J. Anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies.[neuroophthalmology.ca]

  • Parinaud Syndrome

    JUGULAR FORAMEN SYNDROME usually results from a posterior fossa tumor (e.g., glomus jugulare tumor, the most common inner ear tumor) that compresses CN IX, X, and XI.[vertigoexercises.us] Pontine Syndrome Structures Affected Vestibular Nucleus Seventh Nerve Nucleus PPRF Auditory nerve nuclei Middle cerebral peduncle and hemisphere main sensory nucleus and descending[quizlet.com] gravis, GBS, MFS, and congenital upgaze limitations.[sites.google.com]

  • Neuromuscular Junction Disorder

    In its nontherapeutic form, the toxin is produced by bacteria and can cause a paralysis that starts with the muscles of the face and throat and descends over the rest of the[verywell.com] Transient neonatal myasthenia gravis is self-limited with a reported duration of 5 to 47 days with a mean duration of 18 days (133).[academlib.com] 2 neuromascular junction diseases 1. myasthenia gravis 2.[brainscape.com]

    Missing: Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Precautions Before taking Cipro discuss with your doctor if you suffer form any kidney or liver disease, myasthenia gravis, joint problems, diabetes, a history of seizures[corpohs.com] gravis inherent resistance in Gram-positive bacteria, anaerobes, Proteeae, S erratia spp., Providencia spp. salvage therapy for infection with resistant ESBL-producing organisms[doi.org] 15 000–25 000 units/kg iv q8h if cUTI and bacteraemia caused by susceptible Gram-negative bacteria resistant to other agents treatment option in severe penicillin allergy Myasthenia[doi.org]

    Missing: Descending Paralysis Glomus Jugulare Tumor

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