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324 Possible Causes for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in Long-Standing Cases, Paresthesia of the Upper Extremity

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    extremities.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Case 1: A 79-year-old man presented to our clinic with long-standing history of painful peripheral diabetic neuropathy resistant to conservative management.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition to sensory loss, patients often complain of paresthesias and dysesthesias, often characterized by a sense of numbness, tingling, prickling, and pins-and-needles[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Raynaud's Disease

    Diagnosis Your doctor will ask about your symptoms and medical history and conduct a physical examination. Your doctor might also run tests to rule out other medical problems that can cause similar signs and symptoms. Sorting out primary vs. secondary Raynaud's To distinguish between primary and secondary[…][mayoclinic.org]

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  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    The prevalence of upper-extremity pain and paresthesias in the general population has not been addressed in the literature.[doi.org] Presentation Acute carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) can develop following a major trauma to the upper extremity (typically a distal radius fracture), a carpal dislocation, or[web.archive.org] Carpal tunnel syndrome, the most common entrapment neuropathy of the upper extremity, is caused by compression of the median nerve as it travels through the carpal tunnel.[aafp.org]

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  • Herpes Zoster

    Background SUNCT like syndrome secondary to post herpes zoster infection has not been reported in literature. Case We are reporting two cases of SUNCT like syndrome secondary to post herpes zoster infection of the V1 distribution of the trigeminal nerve. Treatment with pregabalin and lamotrigine achieved[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cervical Radiculitis

    If nerve is contacted, the patient typically experiences pain or paresthesia into the scapula or upper extremity. The needle should be slightly withdrawn off the nerve.[link.springer.com]

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  • Cervical Spondylosis

    When these do arise, the most common are neck pain and manifestations of radiculopathy (nerve root irritation or compression resulting in upper extremity symptoms) or myelopathy[americannursetoday.com] Radiculopathy may cause pain, weakness, or paresthesias varying from mild to severe. Patients describe the pain a deep aching or stabbing pain down the arm.[americannursetoday.com]

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  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment

    Peripheral nerve injury of the upper extremity commonly occurs in patients who participate in recreational (e.g., sports) and occupational activities.[aafp.org] Table 1 outlines the differential diagnosis of upper extremity nerve injury by symptom and area of the body. 5, 6 View/Print Table Table 1.[aafp.org] Nerve injury should be considered when a patient experiences pain, weakness, or paresthesias in the absence of a known bone, soft tissue, or vascular injury.[aafp.org]

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  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    We present three patients with a clinical course and cerebrospinal fluid findings consistent with a diagnosis of primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS). Extensive and repeated magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examinations showed only diffuse abnormality in brain and spinal cord, but no focal lesions. We propose[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Acute Hyperventilation

    Syncope or seizure may be provoked by hyperventilation. [6] Paresthesias occur more commonly in the upper extremity and are usually bilateral.[emedicine.medscape.com] . • Paresthesias occur more commonly in the upper extremity and are usually bilateral. Perioral numbness is very common.[slideshare.net]

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  • Food Poisoning

    Common presenting signs are: FREQUENCY OF SYMPTOMS IN FOOD-BORNE BOTULISM Symptoms Percent of Cases Dysphagia 96 Dry mouth 93 Diplopia 91 Dysarthria 84 Fatigue 77 Upper extremity[atsu.edu] […] weakness 73 Constipation 73 Lower extremity weakness 69 Dyspnea 60 Vomiting 59 Dizziness 51 Diarrhea 19 Paresthesias 14 On physical examination, ophthalmoplegia and ptosis[atsu.edu]

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