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229 Possible Causes for Quadriceps Muscle Weakness, Tremor

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    Liver cirrhosis in the index patient was complicated by hyperamonemia, hepatic encephalopathy and flapping tremor.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] vessels on the skin, especially around the navel Water retention and swelling in the legs and abdomen Vomiting blood Itching Abdominal infections Forgetfulness or confusion Tremors[chp.edu] You might feel sleepy, experience tremors and have difficulty performing simple tasks. This is because the liver, when working well, gets rid of waste products.[britishlivertrust.org.uk]

  • Hyperthyroidism

    For example, beta-blockers help slow down a rapid heart rate and reduce hand tremors. Updated on: 05/07/19 Hyperthyroidism Symptoms[endocrineweb.com] We describe a 6-month-old boy with a de novo mutation in the TSHR gene who presented with accelerated growth, enlarging head circumference, tremor and thyrotoxicosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Within 1 month, he experienced significant weight loss, no hand tremors, intolerance of heat, and perspiration proneness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Graves Disease

    One week after the treatment, she presented with severe pain in the anterior neck with radiation to the angle of the jaw associated with fatigue, tremor and odynophagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Limbs: The limbs may show clubbing and fine tremors. Proximal myopathy can also be seen in some cases.[symptoma.com] Physical examination shows tachycardia (108 bpm), distal tremors and diffuse goiter.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Poliomyelitis

    "In addition to symptoms of nonparalytic poliomyelitis, tremors and muscle weakness appear....[doi.org] ., Post-poliomyelitis muscle weakness: a prospective study of quadriceps strength, Arch. Phys. Med. Rehabil., 72, 729-733, 1991.[web.archive.org]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    The first signs of toxo include fever, confusion, headache, disorientation, personality changes and tremor.[aidsinfonet.org] Tremors, nystagmus, microopthalmia and pneumonitis may also be present. Complications in infants can manifest as mental retardation, spastic paraplegia or epilepsy.[symptoma.com]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    After one year of follow-up the patient suspended oral steroids, postural tremor of the right hand disappeared and tongue fasciculations were reduced.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 12 year-old female presented with a seven-year history of progressive muscle weakness, atrophy, tremor and fasciculations. Cognition was normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 13-year-old Hispanic boy with rapidly progressive weakness, muscle atrophy, tremor, and tongue fasciculation, along with upper motor neuron findings of hyperactive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • HIV Infection

    A week later he developed ataxia and bilateral cerebellar signs including intention tremors, dysmetria and dysdiadokokinesia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ataxia

    An adult patient with cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis exhibited ataxia and palatal tremor in the absence of tendon xanthomas and cataracts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Weakness of the quadriceps muscles will cause the patient to swing the affected leg forward and lock the knee at the time of heel-strike in order to prevent the leg from collapsing[dartmouth.edu] Case description: The patient was a 53-year-old female farmer with severe tremor in the upper limbs at rest that worsens with movement, tremor in the jaw and tongue, and generalized[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Syringomyelia

    ...Chaix R. 2018 8 Unilateral hyperhidrosis as persistently isolated feature of syringomyelia and Arnold Chiari type 1. ( 29637451 ) Stancanelli C....Vita G. 2018 9 Head tremor[malacards.org]

  • Inclusion Body Myositis

    […] unique presentations of inclusion body myositis (IBM) in two unrelated patients, one male and one female, with genetically and histologically confirmed fragile X-associated tremor[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] quadriceps and finger flexor muscle weakness years after the onset of the paraspinal muscle weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] by severe, progressive dementia; visual disturbances; muscle weakness; and abnormal involuntary movements, such as sudden, brief, "shock-like" muscle spasms (myoclonus), tremor[ibmmyositis.com]

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