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387 Possible Causes for Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes, Hypersalivation

  • Pseudobulbar Palsy

    brainstem reflexes (eg, jaw jerk), the dissociation of automatic and volitional movements of the bulbar muscles with preservation of automatic movements, and the absence[] Pseudobulbar palsy is a clinical syndrome of dysarthria, dysphagia, a hyperactive gag reflex and labile emotional responses.[] […] distinguished from bulbar paralysis and from disorders of the cranial nerves and neuromuscular junction (eg, botulism and myasthenia gravis) by normal eye movements, preserved or hyperactive[]

  • Progressive Bulbar Palsy

    Pseudobulbar palsy is a clinical syndrome of dysarthria, dysphagia, a hyperactive gag reflex and labile emotional responses.[] It results from bilateral upper motor neuron brainstem lesions.[]

  • Stomatitis

    […] an inflammation of the oral cavity, accompanied by the formation of a pseudomembrane. stomatitis, mercurial, n an oral manifestation of mercury poisoning, consisting of hypersalivation[]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Dementia

    † Deceased. From University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island; and Minneapolis VA Health Care System and HealthPartners, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Disclaimer: Findings and conclusions are those of the authors, who are responsible for the article's contents; findings and[…][]

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  • Iodine Poisoning

    Manifestations of acute poisoning include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, hypersalivation, conjunctivitis, and collapse.[] Chronic manifestations include hypersalivation, fever, acute rhinitis, swelling and tenderness of the salivary glands, and dermatitis and stomatitis in hypersensitive individuals[]

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  • Aphthous Stomatitis

    Acrodynia (Pink disease): Oral and perioral ulceration, hypersalivation, gingivitis and early tooth loss are features of acrodynia caused by mercury poisoning, now rarely[]

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  • Denture Problems

    […] adjust until patient comfortable) Denture vertical dimension occlusion Excessive VDO – Show too much teeth, TMJ pain, muscle pain, hard to swallow or gag, dentures click, hypersalivation[] […] anterior ridge areas, soreness from premolar to tuberosity or over the entire ridge unilaterally, delayed gagging, muscles of mastication becoming fatigued, sialorrhea (hypersalivation[] Excessive vertical dimension may result in patients showing too much teeth, TMJ pain, muscle pain, difficulty swallowing, gagging, clicking of the dentures, sialorrhea (hypersalivation[]

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  • Bell's Palsy

    Bell's palsy is a type of facial paralysis that results in an inability to control the facial muscles on the affected side. Symptoms can vary from mild to severe. They may include muscle twitching, weakness, or total loss of the ability to move one or rarely both sides of the face. Other symptoms include drooping of[…][]

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  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    To survey antibiotics prescribed for patients admitted with acute tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess to UK ENT departments. An anonymous postal questionnaire was sent to UK ENT consultants. Intravenous benzylpenicillin alone was preferred significantly more often for acute tonsillitis (n 175) than for peritonsillar[…][]

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  • Iodide Poisoning

    Two workers were poisoned following exposure to methyl iodide with inadequate protective devices. Their cases are presented together with a review of literature. Both patients developed symptoms and signs of cerebellar lesions and damage of the third, fourth, or sixth cranial nerve pathways. Spinal cord lesions[…][]

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