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1,434 Possible Causes for Muscle Weakness, Urinary Retention

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    weakness larger-than-normal liver or spleen skin rash abdominal pain Mono symptoms usually go away within 2 to 4 weeks.[kidshealth.org] A 36-year-old healthy man developed paresthesia of bilateral lower extremities and urinary retention 8 days after the onset of IM due to primary EBV infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptoms may include: a fever a sore throat swollen lymph glands in your neck and armpits a headache fatigue muscle weakness swollen tonsils night sweats Occasionally,[healthline.com]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Hypokalemic periodic paralysis is a condition, characterized by episodic weakness of the skeletal muscle. It may be presented as familial or sporadic (secondary).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Urinary retention is uncommon in children and only one case has been described in literature with loperamide treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Moderate dehydration: apathy, tiredness, dizziness, muscle cramps, dry tongue, sunken eyes, reduced skin elasticity, postural hypotension (systolic blood pressure 90 mm Hg[patient.info]

  • Botulism

    By history, the most common symptoms were dysphagia (66%), proximal muscle weakness of upper and lower extremity (60%), neck flexor muscle weakness (33%), ophthalmoplegia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] retention and constipation).[orpha.net] Clinically, the baby had lower motor neuron type of muscle weakness; detailed investigation lead to the diagnosis of neuromuscular junction disorder secondary to botulism[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Urinary retention improved within 4 days. Hematin was imported by then from the United States.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical findings Abdominal colic, constipation, fever, leukocytosis, postural hypotension, peripheral neuritis, polyneuropathy, paraplegia, urinary retention, respiratory[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Many variants of presentation of GBS have been recognized, however a case presenting with primarily psychiatric and autonomic dysfunction preceding muscle weakness has not[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She subsequently developed pandysautonomia that manifested as a tonically dilated pupil, gastrointestinal dysmotility, urinary retention, and profound orthostatic hypotension[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dysautonomia (hypotension, hypertension, arrhythmias, and urinary retention) occur in about 70 percent of patients.[journalofethics.ama-assn.org]

  • Poliomyelitis

    Muscle weakness may be responsible for postoperative instability, and careful selection of the patient with good upper extremity muscles must be made.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] retention, sensory symptoms and signs, autonomic dysfunction (including hyperhidrosis or hypohidrosis), and decreased limb temperature may occur Recovery stage In the recovery[emedicine.medscape.com] It is characterized by new muscle weakness seen in survivors of acute poliomyelitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary ATTR Amyloidosis

    ., neuropathic pain, alternation sensation [sensitivity to pain and temperature], numbness and tingling, muscle weakness, impaired balance, difficulty walking) Autonomic dysfunction[invitae.com] Common symptoms with ATTR amyloidosis with autonomic neuropathy may include postural hypotension, urinary retention, impotence, body temperature irregularities, and gastrointestinal[raredr.com] weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spinal Paralytic Poliomyelitis

    That's when some children with baffling cases of muscle weakness and paralysis also tested positive for EV-D68.[wired.com] retention; constipation; cardiac arrythmias; mm soreness; headache; paresthesias; ( ) meningeal irritation most frequent ; cervical, thoracic & lumbar segments are involved[quizlet.com] retention . v Stiffness and pain in the neck and back because of meningeal irritation, as well as abnormalities of autonomic function, also can be seen in some patients.[sites.google.com]

  • Spinal Trauma

    […] movement and reflexes Muscle weakness What are the causes of Pediatric Spinal Trauma?[childrens.com] EFAST) — Nasogastric tube insertion — spinal patients are at risk of gastric distention — Indwelling catheter insertion — prevent urinary retention and bladder overdistention[lifeinthefastlane.com] weakness or paralysis in the trunk, arms or legs A pain or stinging sensation caused by damage to nerve fibers Exaggerated reflexes or spasms Difficulty breathing, coughing[summahealth.org]

  • Cauda Equina Syndrome

    In the postoperative period, the patient did not have any muscle weakness of leg but had residual saddle type sensory loss and sphincter dysfunction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After catheter removal, the patient developed urinary retention, fecal incontinence, and perianal hypoesthesia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a case of a 32-year-old woman with a history of BRCA1-positive metastatic breast cancer who complained of lower extremity muscle weakness increasing over a 2-week[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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