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10 Possible Causes for Difficulties with Spatial Orientation, Progressive Loss of Vision, Vegetative State

  • Cerebral Thrombosis

    Protein S deficiency associated with progressive loss of vision and intracranial venous sinus thrombosis. J Chin Med Assoc 2004; 67(10):521-526. 27.[ispub.com]

  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

    state.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors here report a case of a 3-year-old child who presented with vision loss followed 15 months later by quadriparesis with bladder involvement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is progressive deterioration to a comatose state, and then to a persistent vegetative state.[ninds.nih.gov]

  • Neonatal Adrenoleukodystrophy

    […] in understanding speech (though sound perception is normal); difficulty in reading, spatial orientation, and comprehension of written material; clumsiness; visual disturbances[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Social contact diminishes; at the end stage of the disease, the patient is in a vegetative state and dies after several years.[link.springer.com] Refsum disease is characterized by progressive loss of vision (retinitis pigmentosa); degenerative nerve disease (peripheral neuropathy); failure of muscle coordination (ataxia[rarediseases.org]

  • Cerebral Arteriosclerosis

    state subacute or chronic condition following coma and consisting of return to wakefulness but apparent total lack of cognition ventral anterior ventral horn see anterior[strokecenter.org] […] of vision in one eye, or drooping muscles in your face.[mayoclinic.org] Obesity or the metabolic syndrome Prothrombotic states (eg, hyperfibrinogenemia, high plasminogen activator inhibitor level) Psychosocial factors (eg, type A personality,[merckmanuals.com]

  • Diffuse Cerebral Sclerosis of Schilder

    […] in understanding speech (though sound perception is normal); difficulty in reading, spatial orientation, and comprehension of written material; clumsiness; visual disturbances[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It leads to a long-term coma (vegetative state) about 2 years after nervous system symptoms develop.[nlm.nih.gov] […] to dementia, aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, and loss of vision Applies To Adrenomyeloneuropathy Neonatal adrenoleukodystrophy Rhizomelic chrondrodysplasia punctata X-linked[icd9data.com]

  • Occipital Lobe Tumor

    […] with spatial orientation memory loss or forgetting certain things, especially names, dates, or phone numbers problems with understanding difficulties with judgment and reasoning[nf2is.org] state subacute or chronic condition following coma and consisting of return to wakefulness but apparent total lack of cognition ventral anterior ventral horn see anterior[strokecenter.org] […] visual loss from optic nerve and chiasm compression.[pacificneuroscienceinstitute.org]

  • Cortical Blindness

    In some children with minimal visual acuity loss, specific difficulties in visual perception or in spatial orientation become more evident as they mature.[childrenshospital.org] Página 55 - Position of the American Academy of Neurology on certain aspects of the care and management of the persistent vegetative state patient... ‎[books.google.es] This progressed to complete loss of vision over the next 30 minutes. Pupils were equal and reactive to light. No motor deficits were noted.[ajnr.org]

  • Degenerative Brain Disorder

    Other thinking skills (including memory for recent events, spatial orientation, recognizing faces and the essential features of personality) are initially preserved.[brain.northwestern.edu] The progress of the disease is slower, usually declining to a vegetative state and/or death in 5 years or longer.[stopald.org] INTRODUCTION The hallmark of neurodegenerative disease is regression and progressive deterioration of neurologic function with loss of speech , vision, hearing or locomotion[slideshare.net]

  • Disorders of Visual Cortex

    In some children with minimal visual acuity loss, specific difficulties in visual perception or in spatial orientation become more evident as they mature.[childrenshospital.org] Plum he represented the ANA in the Multi-Society task Force on Persistent Vegetative State.[elsevier.com] Credit: CORBIS Degas's Failing Vision French artist Edgar Degas, who lived from 1834 to 1917, experienced progressive visual loss in the last 30 years of his life.[scientificamerican.com]

  • Dysmyelination with Jaundice

    orientation and auditory discrimination, can have seizures Develop spastic quadriparxsis, difficulty swallowing, vision loss bronze skin (d/t adrenal involvement) MRI: demyelination[quizlet.com] Male adrenoleukodystrophy phenotypes[1] Phenotype Childhood cerebral Adolescent Description Progressive neurodegenerative decline, leading to a vegetative state without treatment[es.slideshare.net] vision loss Coagulopathy, liver failure, pericardial effusion, nephrotic syndrome, renal cysts, MR, hypogonadism, skeletal deformities Cerebral folate deficiency presents[quizlet.com]

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