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721 Possible Causes for Lower and Upper Limbs Affected

  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Type 2S

    Typically, this starts in the lower limbs with weakness, atrophy and deformity, and later affects the upper limbs.[radiopaedia.org] Symptoms affect both lower and upper limbs, including muscle wasting and contractures, and delayed milestones such as sitting and walking.[cmtausa.org]

  • Insect Bite

    The eruption usually presented in summer, although it occurred also at other times of the year, and predominantly affected the upper and lower limbs, although it also appeared[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Restless Legs Syndrome

    Complying with an irresistible urge to move the affected limbs brings temporary relief. Sleep may become disrupted, resulting in excessive daytime hypersomnolence.[icd9data.com] A disorder characterized by aching or burning sensations in the lower and rarely the upper extremities that occur prior to sleep or may awaken the patient from sleep.[icd10data.com] […] and rarely the upper extremities that occur prior to sleep or may awaken the patient from sleep.[icd9data.com]

  • Lipedema

    Primarily the lower extremities are affected, but lipedema may occur in combination with the upper extremities as well.[lymphedemablog.com] Lipedema is characterized by symmetric enlargement of the limbs, generally affecting the lower extremities extending from the hips to the ankles secondary to the deposition[lymphedemablog.com] It occasionally affects the upper limbs. Swelling may be worse in the evening or when hot. Overlying skin appears quite normal.[dermnetnz.org]

  • Coagulation Abnormalities

    The VM affected an upper limb in 12 patients, a lower limb in 10 and both in two.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A homogenous group of 24 patients with diffuse limb VM was entered into a retrospective chart review study.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Zoster

    upper and lower limb or abdominal musculature. 1 The prevalence of motor involvement is about 0.17% among patients with herpes zoster. 2 Abdominal or flank bulges typically[cmaj.ca] Classically, reactivation of herpes zoster infection affects sensory nerve roots; however, it may extend to motor involvement, which can include paresis of diaphragmatic,[cmaj.ca]

  • Medial Sclerosis

    Imaging Affected medium-sized arteries in the upper and lower limbs have linear low power H&E stained cross section of artery with medial calcific sclerosis calcifications[newmedicalterms.com] Imaging Affected medium-sized arteries in the upper and lower limbs have linear calcifications, resulting in a so-called pipestem appearance.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] It is frequent to found ulcers of arterial type in the upper and lower limbs of distal predominance, so serious that sometimes may require amputation of the extremity to control[elsevier.es]

  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    Syndromes [ edit ] Upper limb Lower limb, abdomen and pelvis Signs/symptoms [ edit ] Tingling, numbness, and/ or a burning sensation in the area of the body affected by the[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Arthritis of Knee

    It affects multiple joints in the upper and well as the lower limbs. Knees are one of the common joints affected by RA.[news-medical.net]

  • Coronary Artery Embolism

    affected much more frequently, than the upper extremities.[dovemed.com] When this thrombotic blood clot breaks, it causes an embolism 80% of arterial emboli originate in the heart and travel to the extremities (limbs); the lower extremities are[dovemed.com]

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