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212 Possible Causes for Paresthesia, Progressive Polyneuropathy, Pruritus

  • Multiple Myeloma

    […] to multiple myeloma The initial presentation occasionally is a polyneuropathy when it is part of a POEMS syndrome (mostly the sclerotic form).[radiopaedia.org] A 71-year-old man comes to our observation because of the onset of persistence of paresthesia and painful acrocyanosis in the fingers and toes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her pruritus resolved, but the lesions persisted. Footnotes Competing interests: None declared. This article has been peer reviewed.[cmaj.ca]

  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia

    ., blurred vision, dizziness, headaches, paresthesias, oro-nasal bleeding, papilledema, retinal vein engorgement and flame-shaped hemorrhages, as well as stupor and coma),[aetna.com] Neuropathy is typically slowly progressive, distal, symmetrical, and sensorimotor.[emedicine.medscape.com] The most frequent neurological disorder is a demyelinating distal symmetrical sensorimotor peripheral neuropathy, which manifests itself slowly and progressively, causing paresthesia[scielo.br]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Infections (such as urinary tract infections, tuberculosis and skin infections) Deterioration of vision (owing to diabetic retinopathy) Paresthesia, pain and atrophy of the[symptoma.com] […] outweighed by the benefits of reducing cardiovascular risk. [ 8 ] Presentation Patients with all types of diabetes may present with polyuria, polydipsia, lethargy, boils, pruritus[patient.info] Of 19,075 occupation-eligible working adults included in the analysis, 1003 reported a physician diagnosis of diabetes; 38% of these reported numbness or tingling in feet[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    People suffering from alcoholic neuropathy may feel burning and tingling sensations in their feet, which may persist or may last from a few months to a few years.[foundationforpn.org] Generalised pruritus Generalised skin itching ( pruritus ) may occur due to the build up of poorly metabolised substances that stimulate nerve endings in the skin.[dermnetnz.org] Patients may present with jaundice, pruritus, abnormal laboratory findings (eg, thrombocytopenia, hypoalbuminemia, coagulopathy), or complications of portal hypertension,[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    We report a fatal case of severe chronic progressive axonal polyradiculoneuropathy in association with this antibody.[doi.org] Therefore, people with this paraneoplastic syndrome typically experience: numbness, abnormal burning or tingling sensations in the distal extremities (paresthesia), severe[brighamandwomens.org] This 59-year-old man developed ophthalmoplegia, dysarthria, dysphagia, pruritus, ataxia, corticobulbar and corticospinal signs in association with prostate cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    The neurological signs are often a progressive spastic paraparesis, cerebellar ataxia, polyneuropathy, and cognitive impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] panic, fear, and uneasiness Problems sleeping Cold or sweaty hands and/or feet Shortness of breath Heart palpitations An inability to be still and calm Dry mouth Numbness or tingling[web.archive.org] It raises blood pressure and heart rate, and can cause a multitude of bodily complaints, such as nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, ulcers, diarrhea, tingling, weakness, and[web.archive.org]

  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy

    Ms Q is a 52-year-old woman who has had progressive polyneuropathy in the setting of diabetes for the past 8 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Its symptoms are paresthesia, dysesthesia and pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] urinary tract infection, urinary frequency or dribbling, erectile dysfunction, loss of libido, dyspareunia, vaginal dryness, anorgasmia Sudomotor (sweat glands) symptoms: pruritus[aafp.org]

  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

    Shortly after HSCT the patient developed progressive polyneuropathy of the lower legs and hypoesthesia. Five months later a severe dementia followed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors present the case of a 65-year-old woman who was admitted for paraparesis and paresthesias in the inferior limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] were local reactions (ie, swelling, redness, heat, pain, and itching at the injection site), headache, diarrhea, fatigue, back pain, nausea, extremity pain, cough, rash, pruritus[prnewswire.com]

  • Systemic Scleroderma

    […] due to systemic sclerosis Progressive systemic sclerosis Scleredema Scleredema buschkes Scleroderma Scleroderma induced by chemical, including drugs Scleroderma of lung Scleroderma[icd9data.com] […] disease is seen in most patients in the form of fibrosis of the skin, which may lead to contractures and loss of mobility, and Raynaud phenomenon with associated pain and paresthesias[emedicine.com] The steroids help with the pruritus and may lead to some lesional thinning.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Thiamine Deficiency

    Nerve conduction studies were consistent with axonal, length-dependent polyneuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There was no history of fever, pruritus of hand and feet, headache, hypertension, oliguria, edema, and visual disturbances.[ijnpnd.com] Of 127 mothers, 60 (47.2%) reported edema and paresthesia as well as a positive squat test during pregnancy; 125 (98.4%) respected post-partum food avoidance and all ate polished[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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