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285 Possible Causes for Meningitis, Ptosis (50%)

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  • Blepharospasm

    Reflex blepharospasm is reportedly triggered by severely dry eyes and blepharitis, intraocular inflammation, meningeal irritation, light sensitivity.[eyewiki.aao.org] The incidence of ptosis has been reported as high as 50% of patients treated more than 4 times.[emedicine.medscape.com] Secondary to meningeal irritation .[aimu.us]

  • Head Injury

    Subarachnoid Hemorrhage In a subarachnoid hemorrhage, blood accumulates in the space beneath the inner arachnoid layer of the meninges.[emedicinehealth.com] The recovery rates of ptosis, external ophthalmoplegia, and internal ophthalmoplegia were 95% (19 of 20 patients), 83.3% (15 of 18 patients), and 50% (13 of 26 patients),[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] May present with meningeal signs and has a significant mortality.[patient.info]

  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

    Five of them had only small dysgenetic changes, consisting mainly of glio or glioneuronal meningeal or parenchymal heterotopias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ptosis, often asymmetric, was noted in a number of patients. Comitant convergent strabismus was present in about 50% of our cases; a few had amblyopia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Indomethacin

    […] origin of the indomethacin-induced headaches in patients with hemicrania continua or paroxysmal hemicrania (such as reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome or aseptic meningitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Benign Raeder syndrome is characterized by a self-limiting unilateral continuous headache associated with ipsilateral ptosis, miosis, and frequently, facial hypohydrosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] risk of hyperkalemia, particularly in the elderly, renal disease, diabetics, when administered concomitantly with agents that can induce hyperkalemia May increase risk of meningitis[reference.medscape.com]

  • Miller-Fisher Syndrome

    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is a frequent hematological malignancy, with meningeal or peripheral nerve infiltrations being the most commonly encountered neurological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He was diagnosed with MFS without pupillary dysfunction, which precipitated unilateral acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG) due to complete lid ptosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] diagnosis of Miller–Fisher syndrome should only be sought after having excluded more serious conditions, including trauma, cerebrovascular disease, neoplasia, demyelination, meningitis[healio.com]

  • Pituitary Apoplexy

    We presented a case of a 62-year-old man whose initial clinical picture was suggestive of bacterial meningitis, but instead had pituitary apoplexy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 50-year-old man presented with pituitary apoplexy resulting in internal carotid artery occlusion manifesting as sudden onset of severe headache, right ptosis, and left hemiparesis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Brain magnetic resonance imaging revealed diffuse meningitis and a 38-mm necrotic pituitary adenoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Paresis

    At 27 weeks of gestation, she had similar lower extremity symptoms after a lumbar puncture, performed to exclude meningitis for severe headache symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ptosis.[nature.com] Late syndromes include general paresis ; TABES DORSALIS; meningeal syphilis; syphilitic OPTIC ATROPHY; and spinal syphilis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Inclusion Body Myositis

    But it was a viral meningitis infection in 1983 that may have triggered his biggest challenge yet.[checkorphan.org] Extraocular muscles are not affected and ptosis is rarely seen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sporadic inclusion body myositis is the most commonly acquired type of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy in people aged 50 and above.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • AIDS-associated Meningoencephalitis

    Description Meningitis, or spinal meningitis, is an inflammation of the meninges, the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord.[health24.com] Fever (100%), headache (56%) giddiness (65%), stiff neck (20%), tremor of the ends (20%), insomnia (50%), coma stage II (25%), Ptosis for both or one eyelid (20%) , deafness[ajns.paans.org] Viral meningitis is more common and usually more benign than bacterial meningitis but all cases of suspected meningitis should be managed as though having bacterial meningitis[patient.info]

  • Hypertelorism

    No seizure, cerebral edema, meningitis, blindness, and ptosis occurred in this series. The average age was 13 years and two months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] changing of instruments if passing through the facial cavities, and perioperative antibiotic therapy were preventive measures that helped to avoid infection, osteitis, and meningitis[plasticsurgerykey.com] The temporal intracranial fossa is dissected on its medial portion and gauze pads are placed between the bone and the meninges to protect the brain and its vessels during[studfiles.net]

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