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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.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of hypocalcemia, and Trousseau sign).[us.bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • 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[smartypance.com] 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.[registerednursern.com] ’s sign or Chvostek’s sign (due to hypocalcemia) KNOW how to elicit a positive Trousseau’s Sign .[registerednursern.com]

  • 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[madeasy.de]

  • Calcium Glubionate

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

  • 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.[epilepsy.com] Confusion Delirium Tremors Seizures Tachyarrhythmias (particularly VT and VF) Tetany Chvostek sign Trousseau sign ECG changes Widening QRS complexes Peaking T-waves (which[derangedphysiology.com] sign, carpal spasm due to regional ischemia to the hand.[epilepsy.com]

  • Celiac Disease

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

  • 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.[sjkdt.org] Chvostek's and Trousseau's signs were positive. Her clinical and neurological examinations revealed Grade 3 quadriparesis without sensory loss.[sjkdt.org]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

    On examination she has bilateral pitting pedal oedema, positive trousseaus sign onychoschizia, hyper-pigmented spots on skin.[isge.ie] […] 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[dermnetnz.org] 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[dermnetnz.org]

  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism Type 1B

    He had positive Chvostek and Trousseau signs.[abstracts.eurospe.org] Chvostek’s and Trousseau’s sign were positive.[indianpediatrics.net] Latent signs of tetany in the form of positive Chvostek's sign and Trousseau's sign were present.[ijem.in]

  • Calcium Deficiency

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

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