Create issue ticket

773 Possible Causes for Painter

  • 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]

  • Tennis Elbow

    Examples include plumbers, painters, carpenters, butchers and cooks. Certain sports.[mayoclinic.org] Caused by repetitive motions and overuse of the elbow and arm, it often affects people with jobs requiring such motions, like carpenters, painters, and butchers.[newsmax.com] People whose jobs feature the types of motions that can lead to tennis elbow include plumbers, painters, carpenters and butchers.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis

    Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis in a painter with elevated pulmonary concentrations of titanium. Chest. 1995;108(1):277-80. Chan ED, King TE.[revistas.asoneumocito.org]

  • Lead Poisoning

    In the case of artists, and since the Renaissance period, this toxicity has been called painter's colic or painter's madness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An 1836 book notes, for example, “The business of a Painter or Varnisher is generally, and not without reason, considered an unhealthy one.[theatlantic.com] Both were retired painters, but one brother (J.G.) primarily removed paint and had a history of higher chronic lead exposure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Diverticulosis

    Gastroenterology. 1965; 49 169-177 21 Painter N A.[doi.org] Painter NS (1975) Diverticular disease of the colon. Heinemann, London Google Scholar 4. Whiteway J, Morson BC (1985) Pathology of the ageing — diverticular disease.[dx.doi.org] Gut. 1969; 10 1004-1008 20 Painter N S, Truelove S C, Ardran G M, Tuckey M.[doi.org]

  • Toxic Encephalopathy

    Abstract Among a group of 14 painters accorded a disability pension, 11 showed signs and symptoms of slight encephalopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This paper describes symptoms and findings in a 57-year-old painter who had been exposed to various organic solvents for over 30 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All the painters had given up their jobs for this reason.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Common Cold

    Luby SP, Agboatwalla M, Feikin DR, Painter J, Billhimer W, Altaf A, et al. Effect of handwashing on child health: a randomised controlled trial.[dx.doi.org]

  • Rotator Cuff Tendinitis

    […] tendinitis can be caused by injury, poor posture, or overuse related to repetitive overhead activities, such as those performed by swimmers, weightlifters, baseball pitchers, painters[lancasterortho.com] Chronic tear Found among people in occupations or sports requiring excessive overhead activity (examples, painters, baseball pitchers) The chronic injuries may be a result[chptusa.com] […] include: An advancing age increases the risk for development of impingement of the shoulder joint, due to tendinitis Individuals with certain occupations (like carpenters and painters[dovemed.com]

  • Medial Epicondylitis of the Elbow

    Commonly found in throwing sports, racquet sports, golf, weight-lifting, painters, plumbers, data-entry positions.[resultspt.com] Participating in throwing sports, being a musician, or being a painter can increase the risk for golfer’s elbow.[sportsandortho.com] Plumbers, carpenters, painters, and cooks are prone to Tennis Elbow due to the repetitive nature of their occupations.[blog.ohmyarthritis.com]

  • Muscle Strain

    Forty experienced male painters participated in the study.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Shoulder tendinitis, especially supraspinatus tendinitis, occurs frequently among house painters.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, further research in larger groups of house painters is needed to be able to recommend this technique for a wider use.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms