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70 Possible Causes for Descending Paralysis, Tongue Paralysis

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  • Botulism

    , laryngeal muscles, respiratory muscles and extremities Without rapid intervention, patients may die of respiratory paralysis or cardiac arrest Diagnosis A high index of[] Clostridium botulinum is known to cause descending paralysis in infants throughout the world.[] 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[]

  • Progressive Bulbar Palsy

    Often fasciculation potentials are present in the tongue and facial muscles.[] Clinicians frequently think of the symptoms of botulism in terms of a classic triad: bulbar palsy and descending paralysis, lack of fever, and clear senses and mental status[] […] that due to changes in motor centers of the medulla oblongata; the chronic form is marked by progressive paralysis and atrophy of the lips, tongue, pharynx, and larynx, and[]

  • Deliberate Exposure to Botulinum Toxin

    Herpes simplex Condition Clinical features Diagnosis Botulism Acute bilateral symmetrical, descending paralysis.[] Very small amounts of botulinum toxin can lead to botulism, a descending paralysis with prominent bulbar symptoms and often affecting the autonomic nervous system.[] Conclusions: An aerosolized or foodborne botulinum toxin weapon would cause acute symmetric, descending flaccid paralysis with prominent bulbar palsies such as diplopia, dysarthria[]

  • Tick Paralysis

    Endemic Area: Rare reports across the entire United States, including Dutchess County, NY Incubation Period: 5-7 days Classic Symptoms: Fatigue Flacid paralysis Tongue and[] […] 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[] Krasemann Symptoms like fatigue, numbness and muscle pain can take up to a week to appear, and paralysis usually starts in the extremities before affecting the face and tongue[]

  • Paralysis

    Paralysis rapidly develops from the lower to the upper extremities and, if the tick is not removed, is followed by tongue and facial paralysis.[] descending paralysis , which occurs in conditions such as botulism .[] […] that due to changes in motor centers of the medulla oblongata; the chronic form is marked by progressive paralysis and atrophy of the lips, tongue, pharynx, and larynx, and[]

  • Wound Botulism

    Some of the symptoms you might have are: Double vision Blurred vision Drooping eyelids Slurred speech Difficulty swallowing A thick-feeling tongue Dry mouth Muscle weakness[] Wound botulism in 7 heroin 'skin poppers' produced ophthalmoplegia and descending paralysis.[] This case report and discussion of wound botulism illustrate the following important points: Dysphagia, dysphonia, diplopia, and descending paralysis, in association with[]

  • Accessory Nerve Palsy

    […] palatal paresis, an ipsilateral depressed gag reflex, ipsilateral vocal cord paralysis, and ipsilateral tongue paresis and atrophy (the protruded tongue deviates to the side[] Tepper, MD, FAHS 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[] Code 8212 : Paralysis of the hypoglossal nerve. Complete paralysis : If the tongue is unable to move at all, it is rated 50%. Incomplete, severe paralysis is rated 30%.[]

  • Carcinomatous Myopathic Syndrome

    Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis may cause prominent tongue fasciculations. Causes and symptoms of neuro-ophthalmologic and cranial nerve disorders overlap.[] paralysis, normal DTRs, may need respiratory support), Eaton Lambert Syndrome, Psych Diagnosis, Depression, Malnutrition, Electrolyte Abnormalities (Na, K, Mg, Phos, Ca -[] […] platybasia, Paget disease of skull base) Surgical trauma (eg, due to endarterectomy) Motor neuron disease (eg, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) *Disorders that cause diffuse motor paralysis[]

  • Syringobulbia

    Symptoms & signs Some symptoms include vocal chord paralysis, tongue atrophy, tongue fibrillation, speaking difficulty & vertigo. NEXT[] […] may involve descending hypothalamic fibers to preganglionic sympathetic neurons of T1-T4 Horner's syndrome Associated conditions Arnold-Chiari malformation spinal trauma[] Symptoms of Syringobulbia The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Syringobulbia includes the 8 symptoms listed below: Vocal cord paralysis Tongue atrophy[]

  • Parinaud Syndrome

    tongue paralysis Lateral Tegmentum of Medulla Wallenberg Syndrome Cranial Nerves Spinal Tract V, IX, X, XI Wallenberg Syndrome Tracts Lateral Spinothalamic Tract, Decending[] Ipsilateral facial nerve paralysis b. Ipsilateral loss of taste from the anterior two-thirds of the tongue C. Ipsilateral loss of lacrimation and reduced salivation d.[] Pontine Syndrome Structures Affected Vestibular Nucleus Seventh Nerve Nucleus PPRF Auditory nerve nuclei Middle cerebral peduncle and hemisphere main sensory nucleus and descending[]

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