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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.[] Findings that distinguish botulism from myasthenia gravis: nausea/vomiting, poorly reactive pupils, and paralysis of accommodation. [Purvin V, Kawasaki A.[] paralysis and/or other symptoms, and reduce associated treatment costs to states.[]

    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,[] 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[] Examples of neuromuscular disorders include Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Multiple sclerosis Myasthenia gravis Spinal muscular atrophy Many neuromuscular diseases are genetic[]

  • Wound Botulism

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

    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[] AIM: To assess the treatment effects of rituximab in a population of patients with myasthenia gravis and Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome.[] What Is Myasthenia Gravis? Myasthenia gravis is a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily.[]

    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[] gravis.[] Botulism causes a descending neuromuscular paralysis with a preserved sensorium and ophthalmoplegia, and poliomyelitis has been nearly eradicated by vaccination worldwide[]

    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[] Many neurologists are unfamiliar with PCB, which is often misdiagnosed as brainstem stroke, myasthenia gravis or botulism.[] […] facial muscles and progresses down ( descending paraplegia ).[]

    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.[] Gravis Addison Disease Hyperacusis (Hyperacousis) Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis Transient Neonatal Myasthenia Gravis Williams Syndrome Lyme disease Myasthenia gravis Marinesco[] Myasthenia gravis. Orphanet J Rare Dis 2007;2:44. 67. Vincent A, Newsom Davis J. Anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies.[]

  • 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.[] Pontine Syndrome Structures Affected Vestibular Nucleus Seventh Nerve Nucleus PPRF Auditory nerve nuclei Middle cerebral peduncle and hemisphere main sensory nucleus and descending[] gravis, GBS, MFS, and congenital upgaze limitations.[]

  • 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[] Transient neonatal myasthenia gravis is self-limited with a reported duration of 5 to 47 days with a mean duration of 18 days (133).[] 2 neuromascular junction diseases 1. myasthenia gravis 2.[]

    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[] gravis inherent resistance in Gram-positive bacteria, anaerobes, Proteeae, S erratia spp., Providencia spp. salvage therapy for infection with resistant ESBL-producing organisms[] 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[]

    Missing: Descending Paralysis Glomus Jugulare Tumor

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