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515 Possible Causes for Inability to Stand on Tiptoes, Secondary Amyloidosis

  • Osteomyelitis

    Abstract A 57-year-old man was admitted because of pain in the right upper leg due to an osteolytic lesion of the femoral bone which was complicated by a spontaneous fracture. At first a malignancy was suspected. However, blood and bone cultures revealed the Streptococcus anginosus group. A diagnosis of acute[…][]

  • Fracture

    J Int Med Res. 2018 Mar;46(3):1282-1287. doi: 10.1177/0300060517744923. Epub 2018 Jan 14. Author information 1 Department of Paediatric Surgery, Nanjing Medical University, Affiliated 261546 Wuxi People's Hospital , Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China. Abstract Spontaneous fetal femoral fractures are uncommon in the paediatric[…][]

    Missing: Secondary Amyloidosis
  • Lumbar Disk Herniation

    STUDY DESIGN: A retrospective long-term (minimum 10 y) follow-up and comparative study. OBJECTIVE: To compare the clinical outcome of surgically treated primary lumbar disk herniation (LDH) by conventional discectomy alone and discectomy with posterolateral fusion without instrumentation. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND[…][]

    Missing: Secondary Amyloidosis
  • Chronic Bronchitis

    On this page See, Play and Learn No links available Summary Bronchitis is an inflammation of the bronchial tubes, the airways that carry air to your lungs. It causes a cough that often brings up mucus. It can also cause shortness of breath, wheezing, a low fever, and chest tightness. There are two main types of[…][]

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  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Fernandez-Nebro A, Tomero E, Ortiz-Santamaria V et al. (2005) Treatment of rheumatic inflammatory disease in 25 patients with secondary amyloidosis using tumor necrosis factor[] Gottenberg JE, Merle-Vincent F, Bentaberry F et al. (2003) Anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha therapy in fifteen patients with AA amyloidosis secondary to inflammatory arthritides[]

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  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    The reported cases of secondary amyloidosis in children with IBD are much fewer than those reported in adults.[] secondary to long-standing inflammatory and suppurative disease.[] To our best knowledge, this is the first reported case of secondary amyloidosis in a teenage Iranian boy with Crohn's disease.[]

    Missing: Inability to Stand on Tiptoes
  • Morton's Metatarsalgia

    Morton's metatarsalgia is a form of paroxysmal neuralgia affecting the third digital nerve of the foot, most commonly occurring in the middle-aged women. Isolated reports showed that up to a third of patients are asymptomatic, but in many individuals, pain originating from the nerves of the affected foot is[…][]

    Missing: Secondary Amyloidosis
  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    Secondary amyloidosis may occur with myeloma, lymphomas, or renal cell carcinomas.[] Renal syndromes Secondary kidney amyloidosis and sedimentation of immunocomplexes in nephrons (and subsequent membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis) is thought to be the[]

    Missing: Inability to Stand on Tiptoes
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture

    Inability to stand on tiptoe. If the tendon is completely torn, you may feel a gap just above the back of the heel.[] Patients may notice an inability to stand on tiptoe and altered gait (inability to push off with the affected foot). Examination Observe gait.[]

    Missing: Secondary Amyloidosis
  • Renal Cell Carcinoma

    Thrombocytosis, cachexia, or secondary amyloidosis may develop.[]

    Missing: Inability to Stand on Tiptoes

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