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276 Possible Causes for Dysphagia, Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Epstein-Barr virus infection must be considered among the possible causes in patients with cranial nerve affection or Guillain-Barré syndrome.[oadoi.org] Severe cutaneous reactions such as erythema multiforme or Stevens-Johnson syndrome may be possible manifestations [ 28 , 29 ].[omicsonline.org] Figure 1 Reactivation of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection in a patient who developed early-onset Guillain-Barré syndrome.[dx.doi.org]

  • Mycoplasma Pneumonia

    The authors report a case of Stevens Johnson syndrome in association with Mycoplasma pneumoniae in a 5-y- old girl who recovered with IvIg therapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mycoplasma atypical pneumonia can be complicated by Stevens–Johnson syndrome, autoimmune hemolytic anemia, cardiovascular diseases, encephalitis, or GuillainBarré syndrome[en.wikipedia.org] However, cutaneous lesions spread and became severe (Figure 2), involving all digestive mucosa to a degree that affected liquid and food intake (signs of dysphagia and diarrhea[archbronconeumol.org]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    Guillain-Barré syndrome, another ascending peripheral neuropathy, is a rare finding in the general population and probably more common in patients with Hodgkin lymphoma.[merckmanuals.com] Increased soluble Fas ligand levels in patients with Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis preceding skin detachment.[doi.org] This 59-year-old man developed ophthalmoplegia, dysarthria, dysphagia, pruritus, ataxia, corticobulbar and corticospinal signs in association with prostate cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mumps

    […] of potential complications from mumps infection is cited below: Aseptic meningitis/encephalitis Sensorineural hearing loss/deafness [8] Transverse myelitis Polyneuritis Guillain-Barré[emedicine.com] Several days later, he presented with various neurological abnormalities, including akinesia, mutism, dysphagia, and uncontrolled respiratory disorder.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The overall case-fatality rate for mumps-related central nervous system disease is about 1%. 8 Several rare complications of mumps have been recorded, including Guillain-Barré[mja.com.au]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    […] cancer Several Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, including Burkitt's lymphoma and primary cerebral lymphoma Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder Smooth muscle tumors [11] StevensJohnson[en.wikipedia.org] We report the case of a 16 years old female who presented with 6 months history of dry cough, hemoptysis, dyspnea, dysphagia and dysphonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] syndrome Subepithelial Infiltrates New daily persistent headache (NDPH) Pathology [ edit ] Infectious mononucleosis [ edit ] Epstein–Barr can cause infectious mononucleosis[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Guillain-Barré syndrome may manifest as an ascending polyneuropathy a few days or weeks after a URI.[emedicine.medscape.com] Schalock PC, Dinulos JG: Mycoplasma pneumoniaeinduced Stevens-Johnson syndrome without skin lesions: fact or fiction? J Amer Acad Dermatol 2005, 52: 312–315.[link.springer.com] […] bacterial rhinosinusitis 10 Common cold Runny nose, cough, sore throat, sneezing, nasal congestion Symptomatic treatment; antibiotics are not recommended 11 Epiglottitis Dysphagia[aafp.org]

  • Rabies

    We describe the first case of Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) occurring 8 days after the first dose of a three-dose rabies vaccination series.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Barré syndrome (GBS), have been reported after rabies vaccine, but this happens so rarely that it is not known whether they are related to the vaccine.[cdc.gov] In September 2015, a Wyoming woman was admitted to a local hospital with a 5-day history of progressive weakness, ataxia, dysarthria, and dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Thawinee Jantararoungtong, Napat Prabmechai, Suda Vannaprasaht, Pansu Chumworathayi, Pei Chen and Paskorn Sritipsukho , HLA‐B*1502 Strongly Predicts Carbamazepine‐Induced StevensJohnson[dx.doi.org] Dysphagia, spasticity and optic and peripheral neuropathy developed subsequently.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Zoster

    Wider involvement of the spinal cord can produce Guillain-Barré syndrome, transverse myelitis, and myositis.[emedicine.com] Adverse effects Notes Cost * Antivirals Acyclovir 800 mg orally five times per day for seven days Diarrhea, encephalopathy, erythema multiforme, headache, malaise, nausea, Stevens-Johnson[aafp.org] Complications of severe oral herpes include dysphagia, severe pain, and inability to take oral medications.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    ギラン・バレー Guillain-Barre syndrome ギラン・バレー症候群 GeorgesCharles Guillain (1876-1961) French neurologist and Jean-Alexandre Barré (1880-1967) Frenchneurologist Gunn ガン Gunn sign[jams.med.or.jp] Plummer-Vinson syndrome, comprising a triad of dysphagia, iron deficiency anaemia and cricoid webs, is rarely reported in children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] AN iron-deficiency anemia associated with chronic dysphagia and glossitis in women between forty and fifty years of age is now known as side-ropenic dysphagia.[nejm.org]

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