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249 Possible Causes for Headache, Progressive Polyneuropathy, Pruritus

  • Multiple Myeloma

    […] to multiple myeloma The initial presentation occasionally is a polyneuropathy when it is part of a POEMS syndrome (mostly the sclerotic form).[radiopaedia.org] CONCERNS AND DIAGNOSES: Herein, we describe an extraordinary rare case of multiple myeloma with initial presentation of a left sphenoid neoplasm resulting in left-sided headache[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her pruritus resolved, but the lesions persisted. Footnotes Competing interests: None declared. This article has been peer reviewed.[cmaj.ca]

  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia

    Neuropathy is typically slowly progressive, distal, symmetrical, and sensorimotor.[emedicine.medscape.com] Clinically, patients may present with fatigue, weight loss, peripheral neuropathy or symptoms of hyperviscosity, including headache, blurred vision or epistaxis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms of hyperviscosity include headaches, vision changes, mental status changes, seizures, and bleeding.[hematology.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    […] following: Cannot see well in dim light Have blind spots Have double vision (you see two things when there is only one) Vision is hazy or blurry and you cannot focus Eye pain Headaches[medlineplus.gov] […] outweighed by the benefits of reducing cardiovascular risk. [ 8 ] Presentation Patients with all types of diabetes may present with polyuria, polydipsia, lethargy, boils, pruritus[patient.info] You may wake up with a headache in the morning if your blood sugar was low during the night.[web.archive.org]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    In the event of discontinuation of alcohol drinking, the patient exhibits anxiety, anger, sweating, nausea, headaches, limb tremor, in the most severe cases, hallucinations[tadalafilgen.com] Generalised pruritus Generalised skin itching ( pruritus ) may occur due to the build up of poorly metabolised substances that stimulate nerve endings in the skin.[dermnetnz.org] The symptoms of acute alcoholism are headache , tiredness, hangover, anxiety, and other physical signs.[epainassist.com]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    We report a fatal case of severe chronic progressive axonal polyradiculoneuropathy in association with this antibody.[doi.org] […] with hyperaldosteronism in whom the excess aldosterone was caused by a non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.The patient was a 57-year-old man who presented with easy fatigability and headache[nejm.org] This 59-year-old man developed ophthalmoplegia, dysarthria, dysphagia, pruritus, ataxia, corticobulbar and corticospinal signs in association with prostate cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    The neurological signs are often a progressive spastic paraparesis, cerebellar ataxia, polyneuropathy, and cognitive impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pediatric generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is characterized by excessive and uncontrollable worry about a variety of events and is accompanied by physical symptoms such as headaches[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They also may develop problems sleeping and have physical symptoms like headaches, stomach aches and nausea.[web.archive.org]

  • Systemic Scleroderma

    […] due to systemic sclerosis Progressive systemic sclerosis Scleredema Scleredema buschkes Scleroderma Scleroderma induced by chemical, including drugs Scleroderma of lung Scleroderma[icd9data.com] TMD symptoms (muscle pain on chewing, difficulty in mouth opening, headaches) were complained by 92.5% of SSc patients and by 76.2% of controls (χ² 8.012 p 0.005).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The steroids help with the pruritus and may lead to some lesional thinning.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Vasculitis

    Neuropathy Sensory or Sensory-Motor General patterns Mononeuritis multiplex (13%) Asymmetric polyneuropathy (85%) Distal symmetric polyneuropathy (2%) More slowly progressive[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Temporal arteritis is a form of vasculitis that involves the large- and medium-diameter arteries and leads to progressive headache.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The lesions may be asymptomatic or associated with burning, pruritus, or pain.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    peripheral neuropathy, and spinal degeneration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Anxiety; Children; Depression; Headache; Vitamin B12 deficiency[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptomatology of Arnold-Chiari malformations may mimic multiple sclerosis, primary headache syndromes, spinal tumours and benign intracranial hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • African Trypanosomiasis

    After a second regimen, she developed a severe toxic polyneuropathy, progressing to coma and eventually death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Despite the presence of headaches, nuchal rigidity, and CSF pleocytosis, he was treated for non-CNS African trypanosomiasis, based on a normal CSF IgM level.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] T.b gambiense does not have a specific presentation but weight loss, lymphadenopathy, pruritus, facial edema, myalgia, malaise, headache and fever may be recorded.[symptoma.com]

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