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34 Possible Causes for Uhthoff's Phenomenon

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Uhthoff's phenomenon) are new to the patient.[] phenomenon) What Tests Should I Request to Confirm My Clinical Dx?[] Increased visual impairment after exercise (Uhthoff's phenomenon) in multiple sclerosis: therapeutic possibilities.[]

  • Optic Neuritis

    phenomenon; and visual fading.[] ’s phenomenon; and visual fading.[] Likewise transient worsening of vision with increase of body temperature (Uhthoff's phenomenon) and glare disability are a frequent complaint.[]

  • Retrobulbar Neuritis

    A patient with established retrobulbar neuritis and Uhthoff's phenomenon who claimed that his visual acuity improved after drinking beer was assessed by detailed quantitative[] ’s phenomenon; and visual fading.[] ’s phenomenon (or Uhthoff’s sign), when eye vision worsens with an increase in body temperature A physical exam, symptoms, and medical history form the basis of a diagnosis[]

  • Optic Papillitis

    ’s phenomenon).[] Uhthoff's phenomenon - increased symptoms with raised body temperature (hot environment or exercise).[] The blurriness can be worsened by exercise ( Uhthoff's phenomenon ) or heat. You may also notice that your vision is more washed out or less vivid than normal.[]

  • Demyelinating Disease

    Uhthoff’s phenomenon – worsening with increased body temparature 23.[] - When ambient temperature is higher than usual (uhthoff's phenomenon) Lhermitte's sign is associated with multiple sclerosis. What is it?[]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    phenomenon: heat and exercise worsen symptoms cognitive decline Classification A number of patterns of longitudinal disease have been described 11,12 : relapsing-remitting[] […] oscillopsia cerebrum and spinal cord involvement: limb sensory loss or paraesthesias upper motor neuron signs Lhermitte sign urinary incontinence others: fatigue depression Uhthoff[]

  • Transient Sarcoidosis

    Uhthoff phenomenon reported (visual loss after exposure to heat). CNVII but any cranial nerve. Endocrine Pituitary & hypothalamus – diabetes,.[]

  • Optic Nerve Infarction

    ’s phenomenon).[] ’s phenomenon or symptom).[] […] or worsening of symptoms with increased body temperature such as in exercise, known as Uhthoff’s sign. 1 OCT imaging, which is becoming standard in optic neuritis diagnosis[]

  • Spinal Demyelination

    phenomenon) "Washed out" color vision Dimmed vision (contrast on t.v. is turned down) Dark vision Loss of central vision or part of the peripheral/side vision Altered perception[] […] particularly with eye movement (mild to severe) Phosphenes (flashes of lights) Vision becomes blurry when body temperature rises during exercise or bathing in warm to hot water (Uhthoff's[]

  • Myelopathy

    phenomenon.[] This is particularly marked with spinal cord demyelination, where exercise-induced symptom exacerbation, a manifestation of Uhthoff's phenomenon, 6 can be misinterpreted as[] […] vascular department but the clinical findings were ultimately correctly ascribed to spinal cord demyelination, the exercise-induced exacerbation being a manifestation of Uhthoff's[]

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