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1,892 Possible Causes for Peripheral Neuropathy, Wasting Syndrome

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    neuropathy, acanthosis nigricans, and hypertrophic osteoarthropathy (Example: clubbing of fingers).[histopathology-india.net] -Look for Homer's syndrome and wasting of the small muscles of the hand. · Patient 2 has signs of pleural effusion on one side. · Patient 3 shows signs of unilateral collapse[syrianclinic.com] Neuro-myopathic: Lamber-eaton syndrome (pre-synaptic voltage gated calcium channel antibodies; SOX protein antibody; SCLC associated; treated with 3,4-diaminopyridine), Peripheral[epomedicine.com]

  • Congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

    Much of the damage is to the large dorsal-root ganglion neurons; the peripheral nerve fibres also demyelinate, so that peripheral neuropathy also occurs.[britannica.com] syndrome - persistent weight loss of 10%, downward crossing of two or more percentile lines on the weight-for-age chart in a child older than 1 year, accompanied by either[symptoma.com] Stage 4: HIV wasting syndrome; extrapulmonary tuberculosis; Pneumocystis carinii pneumoniae, Candidiasis of the oesophagus, trachea, bronchi or lungs; toxoplasmosis of the[slideshare.net]

  • Celiac Disease

    […] manifestations, thus suggesting that CD should always be considered in the differential diagnosis of peripheral neuropathy in children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Severe malnutrition, and even cachexia, can occur if the diagnosis is delayed. Behavioral changes such as irritability are common.[journals.lww.com] Abstract Celiac disease (CD) and non celiac gluten sensitivity (NCGS) can be responsible for neurological complications such as ataxia and peripheral neuropathies but also[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Eating Disorder

    Lower extremity pain secondary to tabes is described as shooting, in contrast to pain secondary to pain due to diabetic and other peripheral neuropathies, which is often described[web.archive.org] PubMed, Google Scholar Le Roux C.W, Ghatei M.A, Gibbs J.S& Bloom S.R. 2005 The putative satiety hormone PYY is raised in cardiac cachexia associated with primary pulmonary[doi.org]

  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

    The main adverse effects are peripheral neuropathy, neutropenia, thrombocytopenia and fatigue.[nature.com] Osphyalgia Weight loss Cachexia or malnutrition Jaundice Anorexia Episodes of pancreatitis Nausea Emesis The evolution of imaging modality technology has positively affected[symptoma.com] […] feature of visceral cancer, and his confidence in the utility of this connection led him to say, "So great, in my opinion, is the semiotic value of phlegmasia in the cancerous cachexia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Malignant Gastric Neoplasm

    Side effects may include: tiredness nausea and vomiting nerve damage ( peripheral neuropathy ) hair loss diarrhoea anaemia (a lack of red blood cells) weight loss skin changes[nhs.uk] […] stomach from esophageal varices or at the anastomosis after surgery Intrahepatic jaundice caused by hepatomegaly Extrahepatic jaundice Inanition resulting from starvation or cachexia[emedicine.medscape.com] neuropathy and diarrhea.[dx.doi.org]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    neuropathy grade 2 Inability to tolerate intravenous hydration e.g due to cardiac disease Co-morbidities (based on clinical judgement by the investigator) that in the view[clinicaltrials.gov] A slight improvement was seen in the skin condition but died of cancer cachexia 3 months later.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in the stomach from esophageal varices or at the anastomosis after surgery Intrahepatic jaundice caused by hepatomegaly Extrahepatic jaundice Inanition from starvation or cachexia[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Esophageal Carcinoma

    […] use of a PEG tube (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy) usually prolongs survival time significantly, as many patients otherwise mostly succumb to complications of cancer cachexia[lecturio.com]

  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome

    This study indicates that IVIg treatment for EGPA patients with residual peripheral neuropathy should be considered even when laboratory indices suggest remission of the disease[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If Churg-Strauss syndrome affects your kidneys, you may develop glomerulonephritis.[mayoclinic.org] Diagnosis No specific test can confirm Churg-Strauss syndrome. And signs and symptoms are similar to those of other diseases, so it can be difficult to diagnose.[drugs.com]

  • Hereditary ATTR Amyloidosis

    Cardiomyopathy Mutation Peripheral neuropathy Phenotype Transthyretin Cite this Apa Standard Harvard Vancouver BIBTEX RIS Swiecicki, P. L., Zhen, D. B., Mauermann, M.[mayoclinic.pure.elsevier.com] Common physical findings in advanced disease include the following: Cachexia Peripheral edema Hepatomegaly Purpura Orthostatic hypotension Impaired sensation and/or strength[emedicine.medscape.com] […] most of the regions in which it is endemic, clinical onset of TTR-FAP often occurs before age 40 years with progressive sensory-motor and autonomic neuropathy, leading to cachexia[emedicine.medscape.com]

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