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683 Possible Causes for Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Loss of Appetite

  • Influenza

    syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Moderate to high fever Dry cough Headache Sore throat Chills Runny nose Loss of appetite Muscle aches Tiredness Many conditions — such as a common cold, diarrhea, and vomiting[my.clevelandclinic.org] Usually they include the sudden appearance of: fever cough muscle aches and pain Other common symptoms may include: headache chills fatigue (tiredness) loss of appetite sore[canada.ca]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Patients may be infectious before experiencing signs and symptoms and remain infectious for 6 to 18 months. 2 Rare complications include Guillain-Barré syndrome, meningitis[journals.lww.com] The most common symptoms include excessive fatigue, headache, loss of appetite, sore throat, swelling of the tonsils, enlarged lymph nodes (swollen glands) in the neck, underarms[infoplease.com] (an enlarged spleen) Joints Arthritis in one or more joints Kidneys Glomerulonephritis Nervous system Meningoencephalitis Bell's palsy (facial palsy) Transverse myelitis GuillainBarré[dermnetnz.org]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Guillain-Barré syndrome is associated with a number of viruses, especially cytomegalovirus (CMV), but Campylobacter jejuni has been the most commonly isolated pathogen in[patient.info] While it’s unclear how H. pylori spreads, it can result in stomach inflammation, loss of appetite, nausea, bloating, and abdominal pain.[healthline.com] Loss of appetite was reported for 63.5% (95% CI 58.4–68.4), abdominal pain or cramps for 61.1% (95% CI 57.0–65.1), nausea for 60.4% (95% CI 56.6–64.1) and vomiting for 57.5%[link.springer.com]

  • Pneumonia

    Extra-respiratory features include rashes such as erythema multiforme, erythema nodosum and urticaria; neurological complications like Guillain-Barré syndrome, transverse[patient.info] Early symptoms are similar to flu symptoms, which include: Fever Dry cough Headache Sore throat Loss of appetite Muscle pain Additional symptoms about a day later: High fever[my.clevelandclinic.org] In extremely rare cases, some may develop the neurologic syndrome known as Guillain-Barré syndrome.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Guillain-Barré syndrome may manifest as an ascending polyneuropathy a few days or weeks after a URI.[emedicine.medscape.com] The usual presentation of viral respiratory tract infections (VRTI) includes fever, malaise, wheezing and or coughing, rhinorrhea and loss of appetite.[clinicaltrials.gov] If you are feeling feverish, and if you have body aches, a cough with phlegm, congestion, tightness in the chest and a loss of appetite, you may have one of these conditions[health.howstuffworks.com]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Recurrent Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is a rare, immune-mediated disease of the peripheral nervous system.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of appetite Failure to gain weight Since these are generalized symptoms in most infants, the possibility of a urinary tract infection may be overlooked.[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org] Cardiobacteriaceae Cardiobacterium hominis HACEK Aeromonadales Aeromonas hydrophila / Aeromonas veronii Aeromonas infection ε Campylobacterales Campylobacter jejuni Campylobacteriosis , GuillainBarré[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] Decongestants are chemically related to adrenalin and can cause side-effects that include increased pulse, jitteriness, insomnia, and loss of appetite. • Pseudoephedrine ([studenthealth.ucsf.edu] […] manifestations include tics and a variety of neuropsychiatric symptoms. [ 30 ] Complications of mononucleosis Complications can include the following: Splenic rupture Hepatitis Guillain-Barré[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Dementia

    […] course and outcome in Guillain-Barré syndrome.[recercasantpau.cat] […] of appetite, and headaches.[caregiver.org] ., Zivkovic S. (2017) International Guillain-Barré Syndrome Outcome Study: protocol of a prospective observational cohort study on clinical and biological predictors of disease[recercasantpau.cat]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    We performed a study of the antecedent pharyngeal symptoms in FS and Guillain-Barré syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include pale skin, lethargy, loss of appetite, headache, and dull back pain.[en.wikipedia.org] The common symptoms of strep throat include: a sudden fever , especially if it’s 101 F or higher a sore, red throat with white patches a headache chills a loss of appetite[healthline.com]

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis

    Guillain-Barré syndrome was diagnosed 10 days after the second episode of acute glomerulonephritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] during exertion due to anemia Headache or other symptoms of high blood pressure In severe cases, symptoms of kidney failure, including fatigue; seizures; nausea and vomiting; loss[healthcommunities.com] Miscellaneous noninfectious causes of acute GN include the following: Guillain-Barré syndrome Irradiation of Wilms tumor Diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus (DPT) vaccine Serum sickness[emedicine.medscape.com]

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