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5,418 Possible Causes for Paralysis

  • Hyperkalemia

    : Severe hyperkalemia is always a life-threatening medical emergency, as it can precipitate fatal dysrhythmias and paralysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] SVG hyperkalemia ‎ (1 C) E ECG graphs of hyperkalemia ‎ (1 C, 4 F) H Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis ‎ (1 F) File nella categoria "Hyperkalemia" Questa categoria contiene[commons.wikimedia.org] It can cause: Muscle fatigue Weakness Paralysis Abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias) Nausea Jan. 11, 2018 References What is hyperkalemia? National Kidney Foundation. .[mayoclinic.org]

  • Stroke

    RATIONALE: A 50-year-old man presented with complete paralysis at the onset of a putaminal hemorrhage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A related disability that is not as debilitating as paralysis is one-sided weakness or hemiparesis.[ninds.nih.gov] PATIENT CONCERNS: The patient presented with complete paralysis of the left upper and lower extremities (Medical Research Council:0/5).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Migraine

    She experienced episodes of hemiplegic migraine since the age of 2.5 years, with right hemibody paralysis preceded by visual symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , silent migraine (2) : a condition that is marked by episodic bodily dysfunction (such as cyclic vomiting, abdominal pain, dizziness, vertigo, or unilateral weakness or paralysis[merriam-webster.com]

  • Tick Paralysis

    Introduction Tick paralysis is an uncommon, noninfectious, neurologic syndrome characterized by acute ataxia progressing to ascending paralysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] diagnosis of paralysis, even in nonendemic areas.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pathophysiology Tick paralysis primarily affects motor pathways.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Radiculomyelopathy

    […] succumbed to the disease), Charcot's disease, Charcot's syndrome, Charcot's sclerosis Motor neurone disease (MND) is a rare but devastating illness which leads to progressive paralysis[patient.info] It causes lower motor neurone (LMN) and upper motor neurone (UMN) dysfunction, leading to a mixed UMN/LMN picture of muscular paralysis, usually with LMN signs predominating[patient.info]

  • Hypokalemia

    Abstract Unilateral paralysis is rarely reported to be primary presentation of severe hypokalemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A secondary cause for hypokalemic paralysis was identified in 13 (43.3 %) patients.[acutecaretesting.org] Severe hypokalemia must be kept in mind as a cause of acute unilateral paralysis without organic lesions to avoid unnecessary examination and potentially life-threatening[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infective Endocarditis

    […] serious complications throughout the body: heart damage – heart murmur, heart valve damage , heart failure stroke pulmonary embolism seizure kidney damage enlarged spleen paralysis[heartandstroke.ca] [26] Erythromycin [26] - Clostridium C. botulinum Spores from soil, [26] [41] persevere in canned food, smoked fish and honey [41] Botulism : Mainly muscle weakness and paralysis[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Lyme Disease

    Unilateral and bilateral facial paralysis may occur in up to 11% of patients with Lyme disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Traquina, Pediatric Bilateral Facial Paralysis, The Laryngoscope, 108, 4, (519-523), (2009).[doi.org] She was hospitalized three times and diagnosed with cerebellar intention tremor, cerebellar ataxia, dysarthria, bilateral horizontal gaze paralysis and a central lesion of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lyme Neuroborreliosis

    Unilateral and bilateral facial paralysis may occur in up to 11% of patients with Lyme disease.[doi.org] From January 2014 to September 2015, a total of 75 patients diagnosed with encephalitis, ataxia, Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS), facial paralysis, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In some cases paralysis may occur. The paralysis usually starts in the feet and legs and gradually works its way up to the upper body, arms and head.[web.archive.org]

  • Paraplegia

    We get results for victims of paralysis Our law firm has handled many personal injury cases on behalf of victims of paralysis.[pajcic.com] When seeking compensation for a paralysis injury, it is important to assess all of the physical and psychological effects the injury has on the victim.[whkb-law.com] […] of legs) Paraplegia (paralysis of legs) with neurogenic bladder Paraplegia (paralysis of legs), complete Paraplegia (paralysis of legs), incomplete Paraplegia as late effect[icd9data.com]

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