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544 Possible Causes for Respiratory Muscle Paralysis

  • Fugu Poisoning

    respiratory muscle paralysis.[] An ascending paralysis develops, and death can occur within 6-24 hours, secondary to respiratory muscle paralysis.[] Death can occur within 4-6 hours from respiratory muscle paralysis and respiratory failure.[]

  • Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning

    Because of the risk of respiratory muscle paralysis, provide aggressive respiratory support and have intubation equipment nearby. Determine Ms.[] In severe situations, this can lead to difficulty walking, muscle paralysis, respiratory paralysis and death.[] In severe situations, this can lead to difficulty walking, muscle paralysis, respiratory paralysis and death.u The CFIA says there have been no reported illnesses linked to[]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Over the next 15 days, she developed respiratory muscle paralysis, was intubated and put on mechanical ventilation.[] Proximal muscle weakness typically beginning in the arms is characteristic; there can be muscle pain, tingling, numbness, weakness or paralysis; [5] muscle weakness seen in[] Neuropathy and muscle weakness can lead to tetraplegia, with respiratory and bulbar paralysis[ 4 , 5 ].[]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    DISEASE DESCRIPTION SYMPTOMS ALS occurs in adults (40-80 years old) and will develop, in 3 to 5 years, to complete paralysis and patient death by respiratory muscle paralysis[] The affected muscles are eventually paralyzed. Death generally results from atrophy or paralysis of the respiratory muscles.[] The usual cause of death is paralysis of the respiratory muscles which control breathing.[]

  • Botulism

    Takotsubo syndrome results in acute cardiac insufficiency, another fatal complication of botulism in addition to respiratory muscle paralysis, particularly in patients with[] Named A-F, these toxins are the immediate causative agent of the clinical symptoms of symmetrical, descending neurological deficits, including respiratory muscle paralysis[] The toxin enters the bloodstream and acts on the nervous system causing flaccid paralysis of voluntary muscles which may progress to paralysis of respiratory muscles leading[]

  • Tick Paralysis

    […] due to paralysis of chest muscles.[] Without removal of the tick, finally the respiratory muscles will fail and the patient will die of respiratory failure.[] Tick paralysis is an acute, ascending paralysis that usually begins in legs with muscle weakness, loss of coordination and sensation, and potentially death from respiratory[]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Proximal myopathy affecting the arms can progress to quadraparesis, respiratory muscle paralysis and respiratory arrest.[] […] weakness that can be severe enough to cause paralysis of the limbs and respiratory muscles, as well as psychiatric disturbances are main symptoms of VP.[] […] pain, tingling, numbness, weakness or paralysis confusion, hallucinations and seizures breathing difficulties (respiratory paralysis), possibly requiring ventilation reddish[]

  • Infantile Botulism

    Sometimes, it can cause respiratory muscle paralysis, which is a fatal condition. 3 Notice poor feeding and loss of appetite.[] […] weakness respiratory difficulty or failure due to respiratory muscle paralysis 2.2 Clinical management Prompt diagnosis and treatment with botulinum antitoxin to neutralise[] The respiratory muscles become involved; about half the deaths from botulism result from paralysis of the respiratory muscles.[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Respiratory Distress Type 1

    muscle paralysis or aspiration pneumonia .[] She manifested the characteristic clinical features, including early-onset respiratory failure due to diaphragmatic paralysis and severe distal muscle weakness.[] Most patients presented at the age of 1 to 6 months with respiratory distress due to diaphragmatic paralysis and progressive muscle weakness with predominantly distal lower[]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Presenting features are variable and may include significant respiratory muscle paralysis, in which case invasive ventilation may be needed.[] In severe cases, paralysis of respiratory muscles requires artificial ventilation on a respirator.[] One-third of patients require ventilator support due to paralysis of respiratory muscles [3].[]

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