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52 Possible Causes for Edema of the Hands and Feet, Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Leg Swelling, Retroorbital Pain

  • Dengue Fever

    We describe here three cases of concomitant Guillain-Barré syndrome and dengue virus (DENV) infection during the largest DENV-1 outbreak in New Caledonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Guillain-Barré syndrome is a rare but possible neurological sequel following dengue fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] syndrome (5%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common forms observed were acute encephalopathy (40%), encephalitis (30%), pure motor weakness (15%), transverse myelitis (5%), acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (5%) and Guillain-Barré[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    Differential diagnosis Guillain-Barré syndrome . Epilepsy . Mental illness, especially psychosis. [ 10 ] Neurological deficits.[patient.info] Prolonged exposure to the sun can lead to edema of the hands, face, and feet, rarely with blistering and petechiae. Skin thickening can sometimes occur over time.[en.wikipedia.org]

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  • Acute Nephritis

    Other causes of this kidney problem involve parasitic infections such as toxoplasmosis or malaria, anything that can cause glomerulonephritis, primary glomerular diseases, Guillain-Barré[ic.steadyhealth.com] Some people experience dry mouth, dizziness, weakness, edema in the hands and feet, shortness of breath, gastrointestinal problems, nausea, a fast heart beat, vomiting, and[naturalremedies.org] Treatment usually focuses on reducing high cholesterol, blood pressure, leg swelling and protein in urine – through diet and medication.[kidneycareuk.org] Swelling facial swelling swelling around the eye socket arms, hands, feet, legs ( dependent edema ) abdomen generalized General aches and pains ( joint pain , muscle aches[medical-dictionary-search-engines.com]

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  • Isotretinoin

    […] of Guillain-Barré syndrome after oral isotretinoin (Committee on Safety of Medicines, private communication).[bmj.com] […] tissue and onychocryptosis in various nail beds of hands and feet, with no history of trauma associated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , arms, or face sores in the mouth, throat, nose, or eyes red patches or bruises on the legs swelling of the eyes, face, lips, tongue, throat, arms, hands, feet, ankles, or[nlm.nih.gov] This is insufficient to establish a causal association between Guillain-Barré syndrome and isotretinoin. We hope to alert others to report similar cases.[bmj.com]

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  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

    We report a case of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) associated with Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sadly, she was also developing organ failure and brain swelling.[health.com] Cardiobacteriaceae Cardiobacterium hominis HACEK Aeromonadales Aeromonas hydrophila / Aeromonas veronii Aeromonas infection ε Campylobacterales Campylobacter jejuni Campylobacteriosis , GuillainBarré[en.wikipedia.org] There is at least one case report of RMSF presenting with Guillain-Barré syndrome ( 5 5. Sexton DJ, Kaye KS. Rocky mountain spotted fever.[acphospitalist.org]

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  • Scleredema Adultorum

    […] initial indication as antibody replacement, IVIG has proven useful in a number of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, such as Kawasaki’s disease, graft-versus-host disease, Guillain-Barré[jcadonline.com] […] and legs.[ijcasereportsandimages.com] syndrome, myasthenia gravis, pemphigus vulgaris, bullous pemphigoid, epidermolysis bullosa acquisita, and Stevens-Johnson syndrome or toxic epidermal necrolysis.[jcadonline.com] Case Report A 46-year-old Caucasian female presented as a new patient at an Internal medicine resident rheumatology clinic with a nine-month history of swelling in her arms[ijcasereportsandimages.com]

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  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    Macaya ARoing MFernrndez JMBoronat M Pseudotumor cerebri, spinal and radicular pain, and hyporeflexia: a clinical variant of the Guillain-Barré syndrome?[jamanetwork.com] Signs to report promptly are identified with the patient: sudden weight gain, swelling of the hands and face, headache, pitting edema of the ankles and legs, and reduced urine[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Cushing disease Hypocalcemia Hypo or hyperthyroidism Ovarian dysfunction Vitamin D-dependent rickets Vitamin A excess or deficiency Gastrointestinal Crohn’s disease Genetic Guillain-Barré[pediatriceducation.org] Galactosemia Miller-Fisher variant Hematologic Severe anemia Hypercoagulable states* Polycythemia vera Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome Infectious Disease Illness with fever Lyme[pediatriceducation.org]

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  • Orbital Apex Syndrome

    Fisher's syndrome Guillain-Barré syndrome Sixth cranial nerve palsy Decompensation of a long-standing phoria Neuromuscular junction disease Myasthenia gravis Botulism Diseases[es.slideshare.net] In addition, swelling, redness, and vesicles were observed in both lower legs. He was found in a drunken state with the right side of his face pressed against a table.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On admission in our hospital, the patient presented with ptosis, diminished vision, headache, retroorbital pain, epistaxis and poypoid mass in the nose.[ijpmonline.org] […] sclerosis Ocular motor nerve dysfunction Third cranial nerve palsy Fourth cranial nerve palsy Superior oblique myokymia Ocular neuromyotonia Ophthalmoplegic migraine Wernicke's syndrome[es.slideshare.net]

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  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    Table 34 Differential Diagnosis of Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis Neuromuscular disease Myasthenia gravis Guillain-Barré syndrome Eaton-Lambert syndrome Muscular dystrophy Mitochondrial[rheumaknowledgy.com] Difficulty swallowing Joint pain and swelling For more then 50% of children diagnosed with juvenile dermatomyositis, rash is the first sign of the disease.[jointhealth.org] These warning signs include: Rash-including red face rash, scaly patches on arms and legs, and hardened patches on fingers at the knuckles Weakness Muscle pain Fever Fatigue[jointhealth.org]

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  • Hypervolemia

    Less common causes include acute intermittent porphyria, multiple sclerosis, and Guillain-Barré syndrome.[aafp.org] (swelling) - particularly hands, feet, and ankles Difficulty breathing while lying down High blood pressure Irritated cough Jugular vein distension Shortness of breath (dyspnea[hypervolemia.com] Swelling of the Arms and Legs Fluid collects in the tissue spaces and results in swelling.[healthhype.com] Edema causes the arms and legs to swell as fluid builds up inside them. Deposits of fluid in the abdomen known as ascites can also be seen in some patients.[wisegeekhealth.com]

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