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170 Possible Causes for Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes, Soft Palate Paralysis

  • 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.[]

  • Brain Stem Infarction

    Soft palate paralysis, disturbed sensorium, need of special treatment measures (feeding by gastric tube intravenous infusions, etc.) during the acute phase, abnormalities[] […] of soft palate and vocal cord and contralateral hemianesthesia Infarct or Tumor Jackson Medulla Tegmentum X,XII Corticospinal Avellis plus ipsilateral tongue Infarct or Tumor[] Corticospinal tract Facial and 6th palsy, contralateral hemiplegia, sometimes gaze palsy Vascular,tumor Avellis Medulla tegmentum X Spinothalamic, sometimes pupillary fibers Paralysis[]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

    Tongue, soft palate, vocal cord, sternocleidomastoid paralysis (ipsilateral). Contralateral loss of pain and temperature sensation elsewhere.[]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Guillain-Barré syndrome is a rare condition in pregnancy which is characterised by symmetrical progressive ascending polyneuropathy. A case of a 16-year-old nulliparous woman who presented with rapidly progressive limb paralysis following an upper respiratory tract infection a week prior to presentation is discussed.[…][]

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  • Glomus Jugulare Tumor

    A 53-year-old woman with left vocal cord paralysis was seen for sharp shooting pains in the left side of the neck and the left shoulder and upper arm. Glomus jugulare tumor was diagnosed, based on clinical findings and results of angiography and computed tomography. Because surgery was contraindicated,[…][]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Medulloblastoma

    Medulloblastoma by Roger Packer, M.D. Chairman, Department of Neurology Children's National Medical Center Washington, D.C. This article was written for The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation. Reprinted here on 5/31/02 with permission Medulloblastoma is the most common primary central nervous system tumor which arises[…][]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Tapia's Syndrome

    Examination revealed paralysis of the soft palate, vocal cords and tongue ipsilaterally.[] paralysis of the larynx and tongue with or without paralysis of the sternocleidomastoid and trapezius, sparing the soft palate) [ 5 ], and Avellis’s syndrome (ipsilateral[] Wallenberg's syndrome — Zakharchenko: on the party of defeat — symptoms of involvement in process of nucl. ambiguus (paralysis of a soft palate and phonatory band), the descending[]

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  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    Here, we describe neuroimaging findings of an unusual case of severe vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia producing obstructive hydrocephalus. CT and MRI performed in a 71-year-old woman presenting with clinical features of raised intracranial pressure revealed severely ectatic and tortuous vertebral and basilar arteries.[…][]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Infratentorial Tumor

    DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.AM2018-3199 Published July 2018 Proceedings: AACR Annual Meeting 2018; April 14-18, 2018; Chicago, IL Abstract TTFields is an antimitotic cancer treatment that utilizes low intensity (1-3 V/cm) alternating electric fields in the intermediate frequency (100-300 kHz), approved by the Food and Drug[…][]

    Missing: Hyperactive Brainstem Reflexes
  • Tonsillectomy

    Adenoids are high in the throat behind the nose and the roof of the mouth (referred to as your soft palate).[] Learn More About Topic css id: Vocal Cord (Fold) Paralysis Vocal cord paralysis and paresis can result from abnormal function of the nerves that control your voice box muscles[] Learn More About Topic Vocal Cord (Fold) Paralysis Vocal cord paralysis and paresis can result from abnormal function of the nerves that control your voice box muscles (laryngeal[]

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