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182 Possible Causes for Trousseau Sign

  • Hypocalcemia

    On primary assessment, stridor and a positive Trousseau sign were noted. Laboratory examination showed hypocalcemia.[] We report the case of a 50-year-old woman with anorexigen-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension treated with epoprostenol, who presented with Trousseau's sign, leading to[] […] of hypocalcemia, and Trousseau sign).[]

  • Hypoparathyroidism

    Chvostek's sign (watch video) : Tap of facial nerve elicits cheek twitch Trousseau's sign (watch video) : BP cuff inflation elicits carpal spasm Diagnosis is made by triad[] Positive Chvostek's Sign E. Absent Trousseau's Sign F. Hypertension 5. A physician orders Calcium Gluconate IV as treatment for a patient with hypoparathyroidism.[] ’s sign or Chvostek’s sign (due to hypocalcemia) KNOW how to elicit a positive Trousseau’s Sign .[]

  • Bartter's Disease

    In addition, some affected patients may have neuromuscular irritability as manifested by a positive Chvostek /or Trousseau sign or frank tetany due to alkalosis and hypomagnesemia[]

  • Calcium Glubionate

    Relatively early signs of hypocalcemia are a positive trousseau's sign and a positive chvostek's sign .[] . • Assess Chvostek’s and Trousseau’s signs periodically to check for tetany.[] : paresthesias, tetany (especially carpopedal spasm), lethargy, confusion, seizures, Trousseau’s sign (carpal spasm occurring after the occlusion of the brachial artery with[]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    Trousseau's sign may be observed by inflating a blood pressure cuff on the upper arm above systolic pressure for 2 to 3 minutes.[] Confusion Delirium Tremors Seizures Tachyarrhythmias (particularly VT and VF) Tetany Chvostek sign Trousseau sign ECG changes Widening QRS complexes Peaking T-waves (which[] sign, carpal spasm due to regional ischemia to the hand.[]

  • Celiac Disease

    Neuromuscular irritability was demonstrated by positive Chvostek and Trousseau signs.[] sign (seen in calcium deficiency) See Clinical Presentation for more detail.[] […] loss Orthostatic hypotension Peripheral edema Ecchymoses Hyperkeratosis or dermatitis herpetiformis Cheilosis and glossitis Evidence of peripheral neuropathy Chvostek or Trousseau[]

  • Gitelman Syndrome

    Chvostek's sign and Trousseau's sign were positive. Neurologically, she was fully oriented. She had Grade 3 power in all the four limbs with intact sensation.[] Chvostek's and Trousseau's signs were positive. Her clinical and neurological examinations revealed Grade 3 quadriparesis without sensory loss.[]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

    On examination she has bilateral pitting pedal oedema, positive trousseaus sign onychoschizia, hyper-pigmented spots on skin.[] […] in response to tapping over the facial nerve) and positive Trousseau sign (spasm of the hand caused by inflating a blood-pressure cuff to above systolic pressure for 3 minutes[] Other disorders found in CCS include: Loss of the sense of smell Swelling of the limbs Discoloured streaks in the retina Positive Chvostek sign (twitching of facial muscles[]

  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism Type 1B

    He had positive Chvostek and Trousseau signs.[] Chvostek’s and Trousseau’s sign were positive.[] Latent signs of tetany in the form of positive Chvostek's sign and Trousseau's sign were present.[]

  • Calcium Deficiency

    If this causes hand spasms, it is called the Trousseau sign.[] One spasm in particular — Trousseau’s Sign , a hand spasm brought on by inflation of a blood pressure cuff — is a good indicator.[]

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