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1,232 Possible Causes for Peripheral Motor Neuropathy, Seizure

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Both the patients were presented with seizures and PRES on brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Unexplained abdominal pain occurred before the onset of seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] motor neuropathy.[bestpractice.bmj.com] A 45-year-old man with end-stage renal disease due to polycystic kidney disease was admitted to the hospital because of recurrent abdominal pain, progressive peripheral motor[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Abstract Seizures may occur in acute intermittent porphyria or other hepatic porphyrias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] neuropathy (patchy numbness and paresthesias), Proximal motor weakness (usually starting in upper extremities which can progress to include respiratory impairment and death[house.wikia.com] Sinclair First published June 1, 1980, DOI: Abstract Seizures may occur in acute intermittent porphyria or other hepatic porphyrias.[neurology.org]

  • Hereditary Coproporphyria

    We have reported a case of normeperidine-induced seizures in a patient with hereditary coproporphyria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Peripheral neuropathies are predominantly motor neuropathies and can mimic Guillain-Barré syndrome.[emedicine.medscape.com] neuropathy (patchy numbness and paresthesias), Proximal motor weakness (usually starting in upper extremities which can progress to include respiratory impairment and death[house.wikia.com]

  • Variegate Porphyria

    We delineate a syndrome principally characterized by growth retardation, developmental delay, epileptic seizures, photosensitivity and an abnormal porphyrin excretion pattern[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Respiratory paralysis 9-20 Preceded by progressive peripheral motor neuropathy and paresis.[clinicaladvisor.com] In acute porphyric attacks, seizures can be treated with intravenous diazepam, levetiracetam or propofol if status epilepticus develops; a single or few seizures may not require[pn.bmj.com]

  • Lead Poisoning

    We report the case of a 23-month-old male with hypotonia, developmental delay, and complex seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Can cause peripheral motor neuropathy (i.e., wrist drop). [Dsouza, 2009] There is no “safe” lead level – we are not supposed to have lead in our bodies.[pedemmorsels.com] The effects of lead are well known and range from delayed and adversely affected neurodevelopment to severe health outcomes including seizures, coma, and death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • West Nile Encephalitis

    Occipital lobe seizures, often mimicking other primary seizure types due to extra-occipital spread, is uncommon in adults and especially so from an infectious origin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Institute safety and seizure precautions as indicated by the patient's neurologic status. Reorient the patient as necessary.[quizlet.com] Initially, it was assumed that his symptoms were due to his underlying malignancy or seizures.[hindawi.com]

  • Acute Renal Failure

    This can cause both neurological and cardiac complications, such as seizures, coma, arrhythmia and hypotension, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians.[livestrong.com] . -- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other motor neuron diseases / Pamela J. Shaw -- Peripheral neuropathies / Michael E.[worldcat.org] ., alcohol, cocaine) Seizure Traumatic crush injury Hypercalcemia (high level of calcium in the blood) caused by the following: Deposition of calcium in tissue Vasoconstriction[healthcommunities.com]

  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    […] local anesthetic alone or with *corticosteroid Caution: may cause atrophy of subcutaneous tissue ie fat pad atrophy—less shock absorption -*NSAIDs- treats symptoms - Anti-seizure[quizlet.com] Peripheral neuropathy occurs in 10% of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.[spineuniverse.com] Type 2 Diabetes Peripheral neuropathy occurs in up to 50% of patients with type 2 diabetes.[spineuniverse.com]

  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    […] of 100.4 F (38 C) or higher, or as advised by your healthcare provider Blood in your urine or stool Bloody discharge from your nose, mouth, or ears Severe headache or a seizure[fairview.org] […] sensory and motor neuropathies, muscle cramps, hyperreflexia, restless legs syndrome, and seizures (usually the result of hypertensive or metabolic encephalopathy).[merckmanuals.com] End stage renal disease causes weight loss, nausea and vomiting, fatigue, difficulty breathing and seizures.[kidneyandhypertensioncare.com]

  • Porphyria

    Then, she had episodes of seizure and confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute attacks occur mainly in adults and comprise severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, autonomic disturbance, central nervous system involvement and peripheral motor neuropathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Respiratory paralysis 9-20 Preceded by progressive peripheral motor neuropathy and paresis.[clinicaladvisor.com]

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