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144 Possible Causes for Soft Palate Paralysis

  • Patulous Eustachian Tube

    […] of the soft palate on video.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] complicating patulous ET in the literature, demonstrating the movement of the tympanic membrane, the pharyngeal orifice of the ET and abnormal movement of the uvula because of paralysis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Stem Infarction

    Soft palate paralysis, disturbed sensorium, need of special treatment measures (feeding by gastric tube intravenous infusions, etc.) during the acute phase, abnormalities[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of soft palate and vocal cord and contralateral hemianesthesia Infarct or Tumor Jackson Medulla Tegmentum X,XII Corticospinal Avellis plus ipsilateral tongue Infarct or Tumor[tchain.com] Corticospinal tract Facial and 6th palsy, contralateral hemiplegia, sometimes gaze palsy Vascular,tumor Avellis Medulla tegmentum X Spinothalamic, sometimes pupillary fibers Paralysis[tchain.com]

  • Hughling-Jackson Syndrome

    paralysis of the larynx and tongue with or without paralysis of the sternocleidomastoid and trapezius, sparing the soft palate) [ 5 ], and Avellis’s syndrome (ipsilateral[karger.com] Two cases of associated paralysis of the tongue, soft palate, and vocal cord on the same side. Transactions of the Clinical Society of London, 1886;19:317–319.[link.springer.com] The first was a 30-year-old man with syphilis with paralysis of the left tongue, soft palate, vocal cord, sternomastoid and trapezius and Horner’s syndrome.[karger.com]

  • Diphtheritic Neuropathy

    Paralysis of a soft palate, disturbance of sensitivity in a throat, decrease in a gag reflex develop on 3 — the 4th week from the beginning of a disease.[en.medicalmed.de] At diphtheritic polyneuropathy first of all cranial nerves are surprised, then paralysis of a soft palate, violation of sensitivity of a throat follows, paralysis of her muscles[herbalthera.com] Paralysis of a soft palate, disturbance of sensitivity in a throat, decrease in a gag reflex develop in 3 — 4 weeks from the beginning of a disease.[infomeds.net]

  • Tapia's Syndrome

    Examination revealed paralysis of the soft palate, vocal cords and tongue ipsilaterally.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] paralysis of the larynx and tongue with or without paralysis of the sternocleidomastoid and trapezius, sparing the soft palate) [ 5 ], and Avellis’s syndrome (ipsilateral[karger.com] He had involvement of the glossopharyngeal nerve as well with paralysis of the soft palate.[icvts.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Tonsillectomy

    Adenoids are high in the throat behind the nose and the roof of the mouth (referred to as your soft palate).[entnet.org] Learn More About Topic Vocal Cord (Fold) Paralysis Vocal cord paralysis and paresis can result from abnormal function of the nerves that control your voice box muscles (laryngeal[entnet.org]

  • Corynebacterium Diphtheriae

    Regurge of fluids through nose due to weakness or paralysis of the soft palate and pharynx. Cutaneous Diphtheria Gray membrane on ulcerated skin.[articles.drbeen.com] The majority of patients with severe primary disease develop neuropathy, initially localized to the soft palate and pharynx, later involving oculomotor and ciliary paralysis[bacteriologynotes.com] Focal neurological deficits were observed resulting in paralysis of the soft palate. The cardiovascular system was found to be normal.[ijmm.org]

  • Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

    Tongue, soft palate, vocal cord, sternocleidomastoid paralysis (ipsilateral). Contralateral loss of pain and temperature sensation elsewhere.[patient.info]

  • Bulbar Poliomyelitis

    Tracheotomy was performed on 181 of 351 patients with bulbar poliomyelitis. The essential indication for tracheotomy was secretional obstruction of the respiratory tract that could not be relieved by postural drainage and aspiration. Comparison of mortality rates in this series with those of previous series in which[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    OBSTRUCTIVE: hydrocephalus due to giant basilar artery (BA) aneurysm is a rare finding, and endoscopic treatment has not been reported. Here the authors present their experience with endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) in obstructive hydrocephalus due to giant BA aneurysm. Between December 2000 and March[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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