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197 Possible Causes for Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Lower Motor Neurone Lesion

  • Spinal Paralytic Poliomyelitis

    Guillain-Barré syndrome causes flaccid paralysis but can be distinguished because of the following: It usually causes no fever. Muscle weakness is symmetric.[merckmanuals.com] ) horn cells; presenting initially as a short (approximately 3 weeks) flu-like illness; 1:10 develop lower motor neurone lesions (paralysis of skeletal muscles subserved by[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Other causes of acute flaccid paralysis - eg: Various infections Guillain-Barré syndrome Spinal cord lesions Neuropathies Myasthenia gravis Myopathy or myositis Investigations[patient.info]

  • Poliomyelitis

    It has superficial similarities to a motor axonal variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome but can be distinguished by clinical, cerebrospinal fluid, and, perhaps specifically,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Visser LHVan der Meche FGVan Doorn PA et alfor the Dutch Guillain-Barré Study Group Guillain-Barré syndrome without sensory loss (acute motor neuropathy): a subgroup with[doi.org] syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bulbar Poliomyelitis

    Guillain-Barré syndrome causes flaccid paralysis but can be distinguished because of the following: It usually causes no fever. Muscle weakness is symmetric.[merckmanuals.com] ) horn cells; presenting initially as a short (approximately 3 weeks) flu-like illness; 1:10 develop lower motor neurone lesions (paralysis of skeletal muscles subserved by[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Other causes of acute flaccid paralysis - eg: Various infections Guillain-Barré syndrome Spinal cord lesions Neuropathies Myasthenia gravis Myopathy or myositis Investigations[patient.info]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nerve conduction studies demonstrated damage of the motor neurons in both lower limbs with dysfunction in both peroneal nerves and the right tibial nerve.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We also include a separate category of complex inherited relapsing neuropathy syndromes, some of which may mimic Guillain-Barré syndrome, as many will have a metabolic aetiology[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Neuropathy

    Unfortunately, none of these tests can diagnose Guillain-Barré syndrome.[medbroadcast.com] […] with a pseudo-lower motor neurone pattern of presentation, as may occur in acute myelopathies.[jnnp.bmj.com] Anticipating mechanical ventilation in Guillain-Barré syndrome. Arch Neurol. 2001;58(6):893–898. 12. McCarberg BH, Billington R.[aafp.org]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    Myasthenia gravis presenting like guillain-barré syndrome. Case Rep Neurol. 2012 Sep;4(3):137-43. doi: 10.1159/000342448. Epub 2012 Sep 12.[lifeinthefastlane.com] Distinguishing Upper From Lower Motor Neuron Lesions Feature Upper Lesion Lower Lesion Reflexes Hyperactive Diminished or absent Atrophy Absent* Present Fasciculations Absent[merckmanuals.com] Guillain-Barré syndrome. Post-polio syndrome. Myasthenia gravis or Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome. Peripheral nerve lesions, particularly due to diabetic neuropathy.[patient.info]

  • Diabetic Amyotrophy

    […] polyradiculopathies due to porphyria, amyloid, heavy metal poisoning, anterior horn cell diseases (eg, poliomyelitis), neoplasms, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, Guillain-Barré[mdedge.com] Guillain-Barré syndrome GBS. Inflammation in peripheral nerve. The Guillain-Barré Syndrome(GBS) is not a single disease entity.[neuropathology-web.org] Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) GBS is an acute neuropathy in which the body's immune system attacks part of the peripheral nervous system.[pennmedicine.org]

  • Neuromuscular Junction Disorder

    […] triggers about 30% of cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome”.[lecturio.com] Guillain-Barré syndrome. Am Fam Physician 2004;69:2405-2410. 2. Ropper AH. The Guillain-Barré syndrome. N Engl J Med 1992;326:1130-1136. 3. Tsang RS.[ahcmedia.com] Electrical activity at rest is abnormal; the particular pattern of firing may indicate denervation (for example, a nerve lesion, radiculopathy, or lower motor neuron degeneration[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Foix-Alajouanine Syndrome

    Examples of emergency symptoms of Guillain-Barré syndrome include difficulty breathing, fainting, problems swallowing, drooling and temporary cessation of breathing.[empowher.com] neurone lesion ( Clasp-knife response ) Lower motor neurone lesion[en.wikipedia.org] […] infections, fractures, cystic lesions, hemorrhage and hematoma, arachnoiditis, as well as noncompressive lesions like demyelinating diseases of the cord. 2, 3 Occasionally Guillain-Barré[journals.sagepub.com]

  • Brachial Plexus Neuritis

    (with Conduction block) Guillain Barré CIDP Acute Axonal Motor Neuropathy Associated with Campylobacter jejuni, or IgG vs GM1 ganglioside: Usually Distal Proximal Porphyria[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Home, Search, Index, Links, Pathology, Molecules, Syndromes, Muscle, NMJ, Nerve, Spinal, Ataxia, Antibody & Biopsy, Patient Info NERVE: PROXIMAL MOTOR Demyelinating Neuropathies[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Proximal Lower Motor Neuron Syndrome Hereditary Spinal Muscular Atrophies : SMA 5q X-BSMA HMSN-P Other Lumbosacral plexopathies Diabetic Amyotrophy Radiation Neoplastic Immune[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

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