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464 Possible Causes for Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs, Staphylococcal Pneumonia

  • Paraparesis

    PRL levels were high in 2 patients with PHP who had infections: one had staphylococcal soft-tissue infection, and the other had pneumonia with no identified microorganism.[academic.oup.com] The lower limb spasticity is the prominent finding on examination, particularly in the hamstrings, quadriceps, and ankles.[jnnp.bmj.com] limbs.[jnnp.bmj.com]

  • Influenza

    The most dreaded complication is staphylococcal pneumonia, which develops 2-3 days after the initial presentation of viral pneumonia.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] can occur from numerous pathogens (eg, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, and Haemophilus influenzae ).[emedicine.medscape.com] For example, in the 1918-1919 epidemic, many young adults died of a pneumonia that some experts believe was caused directly by the virus. [11] Secondary bacterial pneumonia[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Acute Sinusitis

    A case of balloon frontal sinuplasty in a 12-year old male with intracranial abscess from acute sinusitis is presented. The patient experienced photophobia, fever, headache, nausea and vomiting. Frontal sinusitis with intracranial abscess was diagnosed on imaging. The patient was taken to the operating room for[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Asthma

    Three-dimensional (3D) printing is being increasingly used in manufacturing and by small business entrepreneurs and home hobbyists. Exposure to airborne emissions during 3D printing raises the issue of whether there may be adverse health effects associated with these emissions. We present a case of a worker who[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Diabetes Mellitus

    BACKGROUND: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus is a serious metabolic disease that is often associated with vascular complications. There are 1.9 million people living with Diabetes in Ethiopia; diabetes mellitus is found to be the ninth leading cause of death related to its complications. Although the rate of vascular[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    We report two cases of perioperative rehabilitation for abdominal cancer patients aged 75 years and older with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Case 1 was a 75-year-old man with COPD and 52-year history of smoking 30 cigarettes per day. The patient was diagnosed with gastric cancer and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Atelectasis

    J Perianesth Nurs. 2015 Dec;30(6):516-527. doi: 10.1016/j.jopan.2014.03.012. Epub 2015 Apr 18. Abstract Atelectasis is a common problem in the perioperative setting, affecting a significant number of surgical patients receiving general anesthesia. Absorption, compression, and reduced surfactant are the three mechanisms[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Int Heart J. 2017 May 31;58(3):378-384. doi: 10.1536/ihj.16-226. Epub 2017 May 23. Takasu K 1 , Miyazaki T 1 , Negoro K 1 , Yatsu S 1 , Shimizu M 1 , Murata A 1 , Kato T 1 , Suda S 1 , Hiki M 1 , Kasai T 1 , Miyauchi K 1 , Daida H 1 . Author information 1 Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Juntendo University Graduate[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Acute Renal Failure

    Swiss Med Wkly. 2012 Aug 14;142:w13662. doi: 10.4414/smw.2012.13662. eCollection 2012. Author information 1 Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia/Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, Rome, Italy. accaria.ricci@gmail.com Abstract The term acute kidney injury (AKI)[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    There are many different types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Doctors also give NHL a grade, depending on how quickly it is likely to grow. Low grade NHL Find out about low grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), what low grade means, and different types. High grade NHL Find out about high grade lymphomas, what high[…][cancerresearchuk.org]

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