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26 Possible Causes for Descending Paralysis, Oculomotor Nerve Paralysis

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  • Botulism

    Clostridium botulinum is known to cause descending paralysis in infants throughout the world.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 47-year-old white woman and her 51-year-old white husband presented with paralysis of multiple cranial nerves and rapidly descending paralysis approximately 72 hours after[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Botulism is characterized by symmetrical descending paralysis that may progress to respiratory arrest.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Paralysis

    Syn. oculomotor paralysis.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] descending paralysis , which occurs in conditions such as botulism .[en.wikipedia.org] See abnormal head posture ; trochlear nerve ; paralytic strabismus . oculomotor paralysis See paralysis of the third nerve . paralysis of the sixth nerve A condition characterized[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Brain Stem Infarction

    Clinical features specific to the ischemic involvement of the different regions of the brainstem are: Midbrain: ipsilateral oculomotor (3rd cranial nerve) paralysis with contralateral[symptoma.com] […] nucleus) Dysarthria Dysphagia Paralysis of the pharynx, palate, and vocal cord Loss of taste from the posterior third of the tongue (nuclei or fibers of CN IX and X) Contralateral[emedicine.medscape.com] nerve palsy resulting in loss of voluntary eye movements.[symptoma.com]

  • Nothnagel's Syndrome

    […] cranial nerve third or oculomotor • Neuritis oculomotor • Nothnagel's syndrome • Paralysis, paralytic nerve third or oculomotor total • Paralysis, paralytic oculomotor total[coding-pro.com] Paralysis of soft palate and vocal cords (lesion in n. Ambigus, n. Vagi) on same side as that of the lesion. 2.[pain-clinic.ru] Nothnagel syndrome (nōth′nāg″ĕl) [Carl Wilhelm Nothnagel, Ger. internist, 1841–1905] Paralysis of the oculomotor nerve combined with cerebellar ataxia resulting from a mass[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Benedict Syndrome

    Moebius' disease refers to the migraine accompanied by paralysis of the oculomotor nerves.[connection.ebscohost.com] Descending motor fibres (but most are ventral to the lesion). Ipsilateral lower motor neuron facial paralysis.[prep4usmle.com] 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]

  • Basilar Artery Thrombosis

    Symptoms of cranial nerve dysfunction, including deafness, peripheral paresis of the facial nerve, abducens paresis, paralysis of the oculomotor nerve, are essential for establishing[minclinic.ru] Horner's syndrome from damage to descending sympathetic fibres. Reduced corneal reflex from descending spinal tract damage. Nystagmus. Hypacusis. Dysarthria. Dysphagia.[patient.info] […] of face, arm, and leg Corticobulbar and corticospinal tract descending in crus cerebri 2.[minclinic.ru]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    This provides a clear link to the clinical presentation of MFS because the GQ1b ganglioside is found predominantly in human oculomotor nerves.[zdoc.site] paralysis) Heavy metal intoxication (confusion, psychosis, organic brain syndrome) Hypophosphatemia (irritable, apprehensive, hyperventilation, normal cerebrospinal fluid[aafp.org] For example, in 1986, Ropper described patients who developed rapidly progressive oropharyngeal, neck and shoulder weak ness that mimicked the descending paralysis seen in[vdocuments.net]

  • Ophthalmoplegia totalis with Ptosis and Miosis

    Isolated palsy of just one of the muscles supplied by the oculomotor nerve (III) is unusual.[dokumen.tips] Allen's test Acute onset of a symmetric flaccid descending paralysis, afebrile and normal mental status. botulism What disease can pityriasis rosea mimic?[flashcardbook.com] Hence, abducent nerve paralysis is important but it is a poor localising sign for a space-occupying lesion.[dokumen.tips]

  • Spastic Ataxia with Congenital Miosis

    Neuro-ophthalmologic evaluation of oculomotor nerve paralysis. Arch Ophthalmol 1964;72:154-67. 2. Berlit P.[ojoonline.org] This lesion involves the nucleus ambiguus, restiform body, and descending sympathetic pathways.[headnecksurgery.wordpress.com] , leads to blindness and death Vogt-Speilmeyer diffuse nervous system disease, macular lesions, and optic nerve degeneration Weber paralysis of the oculomotor nerve (N III[sdsbvi.northern.edu]

  • Mesencephalic Neoplasm

    , ipsilateral oculomotor nerve deficits, and spastic weakness or paralysis of all four limbs or those on the contralateral side of the body.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] As will be detailed below, 5HT is also implicated in the generation of sleep and dreaming, as well as the production of motor paralysis during sleep.[brainmind.com] Called also mesencephalon. midbrain lesion causes spastic paresis or paralysis, tremor, nystagmus, opisthotonos and depression or coma. midbrain syndrome mental depression[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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