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317 Possible Causes for Liver Cirrhosis, Myoclonic Jerking

  • Dementia

    cirrhosis Endocrine disorders such as Addison’s disease or Cushing’s disease STROKE AND DEMENTIA Dementia may also stem from strokes and other conditions that damage blood[aplaceformom.com] […] possible causes include: Multiple sclerosis HIV, leukemia, meningitis, and other diseases that compromise the immune system Thyroid disease Diabetes -related hypoglycemia Liver[aplaceformom.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    Where Wilson disease patients have decompensated liver cirrhosis, liver transplantation should be evaluated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He had liver cirrhosis, brain lesions and Kayser-Fleischer corenal rings.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Among these 66 cases, 27 (40.9%) had liver cirrhosis and three (4.5%) underwent liver transplantation due to liver failure. d-penicillamine is still the most popular prescription[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gaucher Disease

    The study included 42 patients with Gaucher disease type I and 33 patients with liver cirrhosis as well as 22 healthy volunteers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] While hepatic involvement is common in Gaucher disease, its severity, and clinical significance span a wide spectrum, ranging from sub-clinical involvement to liver cirrhosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Examples are bone infarctions, a completely fibrous spleen, established pulmonary hypertension or liver cirrhosis.[haematologica.org]

  • Maternally-Inherited Diabetes and Deafness

    Results: A 57-year-old man developed intermittent myoclonic jerks in his right arm.[neurology.org] He had untreated diabetes and hepatocellular carcinoma with liver cirrhosis. Overall findings of the patient indicated sepsis.[medworm.com]

  • Niemann-Pick Disease Type C

    The electromyographic (EMG) showed quasirhythmic myoclonic jerks during motor activation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laparoscopy showed macroscopic signs of liver cirrhosis and histology did not confirm Wilson's disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some individuals may develop a tremor marked by rhythmic, jerking movements (myoclonic tremor).[rarediseases.org]

  • Hypokalemia

    Other causes include infusion of large amounts of glucose or alkali substances, liver cirrhosis and diabetic coma.[meds.queensu.ca] Hyperaldosteronism (nephrotic syndrome Nephrotic syndrome , heart failure Heart: congestive heart failure , liver failure Liver: cirrhosis ).[vetstream.com]

  • Cefuroxime

    We describe four patients who developed an encephalopathic syndrome characterized by obtundation or stupor, myoclonic jerks, and asterixis in association with cefuroxime therapy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ischemic hepatitis is rare in patients with liver cirrhosis and is usually precipitated by hypotension due to gastrointestinal bleeding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Menkes Disease

    jerks and 3 had SE.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Copper-histidine is the treatment of choice in Menkes disease but bears the potential risk of copper overload and induced liver cirrhosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Seizure types included multifocal clonic seizures (n 3), myoclonic jerks (n 4) and tonic spasms (n 1).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Orphenadrine

    April 2015 Phase 4 NCT02423395 Recruiting Liver Cirrhosis Muscle Cramps Sherief Abd-Elsalam Tanta University January 2015 Phase 3 NCT01263652 Unknown status Pain Relief Western[selleckchem.com] Uncommon: Myoclonic jerking, coma, convulsions, cardiac conduction abnormalities and dysrhythmias, cardiovascular collapse, paralytic ileus, urinary retention.[medicines.org.uk] Patients with cirrhosis often experience muscle cramps with varied frequency and severity.[clinicaltrials.gov]

  • Diaphragm Disorder

    However, in contrast to ictal polygraphic recordings of other forms of idiopathic myoclonic epilepsies, which have been reported to demonstrate bilateral synchronous jerks[jle.com] cirrhosis patients Maha Yousif (Minufiya Gavornorate, Egypt), Sameh Ahmed Abdel-bary, Maha Yousif, Hani Ali Hussein International Congress 2015 – Respiratory muscles and[ers-education.org] Liver transplant: Patients who have cirrhosis and ascites should be considered as candidates for potential liver transplantation.[emedicinehealth.com]

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