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2,243 Possible Causes for Gram-Negative Bacteria, Mousy Odor, MRI Scan of the Brain Abnormal

  • Phenylketonuria

    Longevity without meds: May die at 1-2 weeks from severe gram negative or liver failure bacteria infections.[web.archive.org] Characteristic physical findings include: light hair, eye, and skin pigmentation an eczematous rash hyperactive behavior a musty or mousy odor (due to phenylacetic acid in[epilepsy.com] The presence of phenylacetate in the urine imparts a "mousy" odor.[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org]

  • Alzheimer Disease

    Besides TNF, NF-κB is activated by most inflammatory cytokines; gram-negative bacteria; various disease-causing viruses; environmental pollutants; chemical, physical, mechanical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Lyme Neuroborreliosis

    […] interacts with antigen-IgM or aggregated antigen-IgG complexes Antibody-independent, occurring when polyanions (eg, heparin, protamine, DNA and RNA from apoptotic cells), gram-negative[merck.com] The basal bodies of Leptospira periplasmic flagella resemble those of Gram-negative bacteria, whereas those of other spirochetes are similar to the basal bodies of Gram-positive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] from Gram-negative bacteria.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Brain Abscess

    bacteria (e.g., Streptococcus and Staphylococcus ), gram-negative bacteria (e.g., Haemophilus ) and fungi are commonly cultured from brain abscesses, implicating the oral[jcda.ca] MRI has higher resolution and can show early abnormalities better than CT.[merckmanuals.com] Neonates may develop brain abscesses as a complication of Gram-negative meningitis ( Proteus , Citrobacter , Enterobacter , and Cronobacter species).[unboundmedicine.com]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Macrophage migration inhibitory factor deficiency is associated with impaired killing of gram-negative bacteria by macrophages and increased susceptibility to Klebsiella pneumoniae[emedicine.medscape.com] Pivotal advance: Bifidobacteria and gram-negative bacteria differentially influence immune responses in the proinflammatory milieu of celiac disease. J Leukoc Biol.[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Fungal Meningitis

    Multiple resistance (resistance to two or more drugs) was observed in 18.2% and 100% gram positive and gram-negative bacteria, respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Seventy six were Gram-positive bacteria, 29 were Gram-negative and there were ten fungal isolates.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The gram-negative bacteria showed high level of resistance ( 80%) to tetracycline and trimethoprim-sulphamethoxazole, intermediate level of resistance (60-80%) to ampicilin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

    Gram stain, negative cultures for bacteria and negative microbiologic PCR for mycobacteria, herpes simplex virus, varicella-zoster virus, cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus[karger.com] Two weeks later, a new MRI showed progress of signal abnormality in the cerebellum and further extension now involving the brain stem and thalami.[karger.com] Cerebrospinal fluid examination (CSF) revealed: (1) normal cell counts, protein, glucose, lactate, and immunoglobulin index, no oligoclonal bands and absent borrelia antibodies; (2) negative[karger.com]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    Staphylococcus epidermidis is the causative bacteria in two thirds of shunt infections. Staph. aureus and gram negative bacilli are also common.[thamburaj.com]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Leukostasis

    Broad-spectrum coverage includes gram-positive and negative bacteria.[emdocs.net] Ceftazidime 2g monotherapy has increasing resistance among gram-negative bacteria and does not adequately cover gram-positive bacteria.[emdocs.net] 8 For bacterial pathogens, up to the mid-1980s the most common bacilli were gram-negative, but after that period, gram-positive bacteria became most common (60% of cases).[emdocs.net]

    Missing: Mousy Odor
  • Wilson Disease

    […] therapy with norfloxacin (400 mg/day) or ciprofloxacin (750 mg once a week) reduces the incidence of recurrent spontaneous bacterial peritonitis attributable to aerobic gram-negative[intranet.tdmu.edu.ua] X-ray examinations including MRI or head CT scan may show abnormalities, especially around the basal ganglia in the brain.[dermnetnz.org] Brain CT scans are relatively insensitive, but can reveal hypodensities and atrophy of the bilateral basal ganglia, brainstem, cerebellum and cerebral cortex.[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Mousy Odor

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