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3,741 Possible Causes for Flaccid Paralysis, Poor Feeding, Wide Space Between the First and Second Toe

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    feeding, abnormal postures and scoliosis, loss of joint range of motion, abnormal movement or walking patterns, and respiratory problems.[moveforwardpt.com] Flaccid paralysis Scoliosis Bed sores: Long term paraplegia may lead to pressure sores Respiratory failure Death Spinal muscular atrophy is transmitted via an autosomal-recessive[symptoma.com] paralysis caudal to injury due to spinal shock, followed by residual signs due to damage to spinal cord tissue.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Wide Space Between the First and Second Toe
  • Infantile Botulism

    A 3-month-old male infant was admitted to the University Hospital of Los Andes with a history of constipation, weak crying, poor feeding, flaccidity and later bilateral ptosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] paralysis.[pediatricneurologybriefs.com] The infants typically present with vague symptoms such as hypotonia and poor feeding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Botulism

    In each case, poor feeding and lethargy were the chief complaints.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Botulism is the acute, flaccid paralysis caused by a neurotoxin produced by Clostridium botulinum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 7-week-old boy with flaccid paralysis was diagnosed with infant botulism caused by Clostridium botulinum toxin type A.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Meningomyelocele

    difficulties Symptoms of meningitis develop, including fever, stiff neck, irritability, and a high-pitched cry Folic acid supplements may help reduce the risk of neural tube[medlineplus.gov] Children with high lumbar lesions (L1, L2) have flaccid paralysis of knees and ankles and may walk with extensive braces and crutches.[hawaii.edu] space between first and second toes 11. ability to assume unusual positions Intracranial hemorrhage interventions 1. observation of increased intracranial pressure 2. head[quizlet.com]

  • Dubowitz Syndrome

    feeding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 1st and 2nd toes Gap between first and second toe Increased space between first and second toes Sandal gap between first and second toes Wide space between 1st, 2nd toes[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Abdominal/Gastrointestinal characteristics can include poor feeding, frequent vomiting, chronic diarrhea, and/or gastroesophageal reflux .[dubowitzsyndrome.net]

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  • Intestinal Botulism

    Poor feeding can quickly lead to dehydration. Muscle weakness can lead to breathing difficulties.[sleepingbearfarms.com] Botulism manifests as acute, descending, symmetric flaccid paralysis caused by neurotoxin-mediated blockade of presynaptic acetylcholine release [ 1 ].[academic.oup.com] Intestinal (infant) botulism is characterized by constipation, poor feeding, lethargy, listlessness, generalize weakness (“floppy baby”) and “failure to thrive” that may be[chfs.ky.gov]

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  • Enterovirus Infection

    Forty-eight (36.64%) developed respiratory symptoms, 69 (52.67%) had diarrhoea, 22 (16.79%) had poor feeding and 34 (25.95%) had rash.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The incidence of acute flaccid paralysis has been on a declining trend with the global efforts on eradication of polio virus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hepatic necrosis is most commonly seen with coxsackievirus B and echovirus 11 infections and can be manifested by lethargy, poor feeding, and jaundice.[healio.com]

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  • Hydrocephalus

    Infants with hydrocephalus presents with complaints such as poor feeding, vomiting, reduced activity and irritability.[symptoma.com] […] in children, called acute flaccid myelitis.[brainandlife.org] feeding habits Projectile vomiting Seizures Sleepiness or lack of alertness Very noticeable scalp veins In older children, headaches and visual changes may be seen.[chp.edu]

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  • Neuromuscular Junction Disorder

    Clinical findings include diffuse weakness, hypotonia, weak cry, poor feeding, constipation, and occasionally respiratory distress. The onset is fairly rapid.[academlib.com] Autonomic dysfunction (blurred vision, diplopia, bradycardia, and hypotension) followed by descending flaccid paralysis occur Wound botulism Results from contamination of[academic.oup.com] feeding, and decreased suck and cry.[ahcmedia.com]

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  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Signs of GBS in babies include: abnormal behaviour, such as inconsolable crying or listlessness lethargy and floppiness poor feeding an abnormally high or low temperature[babycenter.com.au] Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is the most common cause of acute flaccid paralysis in children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 7-month-old boy was referred to the pediatric intensive care unit with a 10-day history of progressive weakness, feeding difficulty and constipation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Wide Space Between the First and Second Toe

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