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243 Possible Causes for Lower Extremity Cellulitis, Nocturnal Leg Cramp

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Education Peripheral neuropathy Peripheral neuropathy Clinical Review Regular review BMJ 2002 ; 324 doi: (Published 23 February 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:466 Richard A C Hughes (richard.a.hughes@kcl.ac.uk), professor of neurology Department of Neuroimmunology, Guy's Campus, Guy's, King's, and St Thomas's[…][doi.org]

  • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

    Peripheral neuropathy is the most common complication of diabetes. This paper reviews the case histories of five patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy or severe peripheral vascular disease who reported improvement in their symptoms when treated with regular or daily dosing with phosphodiesterase type 5[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Varicose Veins

    […] syndrome) and nocturnal cramps, as well as complaints about cosmetic appearance.[doi.org] […] symptoms include local discomfort over varicosities (pain, burning discomfort, aching and itching), generalised lower limb symptoms (aching, heaviness, swelling and restless leg[doi.org]

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    However, study of the entire lower-extremity venous system often involves injection of dye not only at the foot or ankle level [ see Figures 3a and 3b ] but also at the groin[web.archive.org] […] differential diagnosis includes muscle contusion, plantar or gastrocnemius muscle rupture, ruptured Baker's cyst, popliteal artery aneurysm, arthritis of the knee or the ankle, cellulitis[web.archive.org]

  • Restless Legs Syndrome

    Two common causes of pain or discomfort in legs are nocturnal leg cramps (NLC) and restless leg syndrome (RLS).[doi.org] Leg pain and discomfort are common complaints in any primary physician's clinic.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Restless legs syndrome is different from kicking at night, periodic limb movements, and nocturnal leg cramps. Top 10 things to do if you have Restless Legs Syndrome.[sleepphones.com]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Cellulitis
  • Hypoglycemia

    Methadone is a synthetic μ-opioid receptor agonist that is used in the management of pain, neonatal abstinence withdrawal syndrome, and opioid dependence. Overdose can cause miosis, respiratory depression, and central nervous system depression. Rarely, hypoglycemia has been reported. We present the case of an[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis

    Balsam of Peru allergy — codes and concepts open What is Balsam of Peru and where is it found? Balsam of Peru is a sticky aromatic liquid that comes from cutting the bark of the tree Myroxolon balsamum, a tree that is native to El Salvador. The ‘Peru’ part of Balsam of Peru originates from when it was first[…][dermnetnz.org]

    Missing: Nocturnal Leg Cramp
  • Chronic Alcoholism

    A 42-year-old man with a history of Billroth II-gastrectomy, chronic alcoholism, and malnutrition developed acute tetraparesis, two days before admission. He presented with bilateral, proximal upper and lower limb weakness, limb girdle wasting, bilaterally reduced Achilles tendon reflexes, and bilateral stocking-type[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Cellulitis
  • Congestive Heart Failure

    A variety of conditions result in lower extremity edema, such as deep vein thrombosis, cellulitis, venous stasis insufficiency, and congestive heart failure (CHF).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Nocturnal Leg Cramp
  • Hyponatremia

    Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease with unknown cause characterized by non-caseating granuloma formations. It may present with bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy, skin lesions, eye and musculoskeletal system involvement. Hypercalcemia and hypercalciuria are important electrolyte imbalances resulting from sarcoidosis[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Cellulitis

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