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132 Possible Causes for Positive Romberg Sign

  • Cerebellar Ataxia - Neuropathy - Vestibular Areflexia Syndrome

    All patients showed gait and limb ataxia, positive Romberg sign, cerebellar dysarthria, gaze-evoked nystagmus, absent deep tendon reflexes, and impaired vibratory sensation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sensory Ataxic Neuropathy - Dysarthria - Ophthalmoparesis Syndrome

    Romberg sign * Depression * Dysphagia * Nystagmus * Reduced position sense * Mild cognitive impairment * Reduced vibration sense * Balance problems * Frequent falls * Muscle[checkorphan.org] Romberg's sign .[en.wikipedia.org] Romberg sign 0002403 Progressive external ophthalmoplegia 0000590 Progressive gait ataxia 0007240 Proximal muscle weakness Weakness in muscles of upper arms and upper legs[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Autosomal Dominant Sensory Ataxia

    A loss of balance upon eye closure is a positive Romberg sign and is interpreted as indicating a deficit in proprioception.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Romberg's sign .[en.wikipedia.org] Thus, the patients rely on visual cues for maintaining proper body posture, such that they are unable to remain upright if their eyes are closed (Romberg sign).[academic.oup.com]

  • Tabes Dorsalis

    Romberg's sign. 05:36 And as you know, a positive Romberg is a measure of how the posterior columns are working. 05:45 So you have the patient stand with feet together, hands[lecturio.com] The Romberg sign was positive and the gait was ataxic and high stepping.[ijstd.org] Romberg's test was positive. Gait was ataxic and of the stamping type. There were no cerebellar signs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    , lack of coordination and muscle coordination (ataxia), impaired fine finger movement, positive Babinski’s and Romberg’s signs, light-headedness, altered vision (diplopia[innvista.com] […] neurologic effects may include neuritis, weakness in the extremities, peripheral numbness and paresthesias (an abnormal sensation like tingling or burning), disturbed sense of position[innvista.com]

  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    ; and a positive Romberg test.[em-consulte.com] Older age, sensory deficits, anemia, positive Romberg and Babinski signs are negatively correlated with complete resolution.[em-consulte.com] Considering his multiple negative correlates, including a longer duration of illness, pernicious anemia, sensory deficits, positive Babinski sign and positive Romberg, a complete[em-consulte.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia

    BACKGROUND: Whole-exome sequencing using next-generation technologies has been previously demonstrated to be able to detect rare disease-causing variants. Progressive external ophthalmoplegia (PEO) is an inherited mitochondrial disease that follows either autosomal dominant or recessive forms of inheritance[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pyridoxine

    OBJECTIVE: To describe a case of pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy and developmental status after treatment. METHODS: An infant who presented with intractable seizures was given a therapeutic trial of pyridoxine. This was at the babies unit of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana. Full documentation was done[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obturator Hernia

    We present a typical case of obturator hernia with positive Howship-Romberg sign and Hannington-Kiff sign. The diagnosis was confirmed by spiral CT preoperatively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the presence of bowel obstruction coupled with a positive Howship-Romberg sign, an obturator hernia must be considered.[casereports.bmj.com] The most specific finding is a positive Howship-Romberg sign.[gpnotebook.co.uk]

  • Diabetic Pseudotabes

    Romberg's sign Diminished proprioception & vibration[quizlet.com] Romberg sign.[std-aid.com] […] and vibration sensibility Tabetic gait; positive Romberg sign Absent reflexes Frequent foot ulcers and arthropathy Mononeuritis or Mononeuritis Multiplex General features[neurodiffdx.com]

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