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Can seizures cause joint problems?

Can seizures cause joint problems?

Sholuder dislocation: Claddically posterior shoulder dislocation muscle soreness is common as well should resolve with control of the seizures consult a nerologist for appropriate meds. ...Read more

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Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Joints (Definition)

Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more


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Can stomach problems cause minor seizures?

Can stomach problems cause minor seizures?

I think I just ans: If I'm not mistaken I think this is a duplicate question regarding stomach problems and seizures, correct? Please define your stomach problems to begin with and then, fully describe your seizures AND THEN, describe the relationship between these 2 things in terms of their timing to one another. ...Read more

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What can cause joint swelling and neurological problems - headaches fainting seizures etc?

What can cause joint swelling and neurological problems - headaches fainting seizures etc?

It depends: These are pretty nonspecific complaints but can be a sign of a rheumatologic condtion, withdrawal, or a brain tumor. If you are passing out and having seizures you have a serious condtion that should be evaluated by a physician to see what is going on. ...Read more

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Can brainstem problems cause tachycardia?

Can brainstem problems cause tachycardia?

Possibly: The autonomic cardiovascular centers are located in the hypothalamus & brainstem. Baroreceptor signals travel through the 9th and 10th cranial nerves into the central nervous system to contact neurons in the nucleus of the solitary tract in the medulla (lower brainstem). Lesions/irritation in the medulla can result in cardiovascular changes. http://www.cvphysiology.com/Blood%20Pressure/BP008.htm ...Read more

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Can chronic stress/anxiety cause neurological problems?

Can chronic stress/anxiety cause neurological problems?

Possible: It probably depends on what type of neurological damage you're referring to. However, chronic stress can cause a host of physical problems, including neurological. Chronic stress causes the release of cortisol which can damage the heart for example. Stress can also weaken the immune system which can lead shingles. Psychologists and the internet can suggest ways to lower stress. ...Read more

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Does thyroid problems cause joint pain and problems?

Does thyroid problems cause joint pain and problems?

Yes: There are several types of arthritis associated with thyroid disease. Both an inflammatory arthritis (myxedematous arthropathy) and an very acute arthritis called pseudogout can be assocated with a low thyroid. Generalized joint pain can occasionally be seen with an overactive thyroid. ...Read more

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Can headaches cause heart issues?

Can headaches cause heart issues?

No: Headaches by themselves do not cause any heart disease. Headaches however can cause high BP for the duration of headache. If chronic frequent headaches are untreated then persistent elevated BP can potentially affect heart. ...Read more

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Can migraines cause emotional problems?

Can migraines cause emotional problems?

Not exactly.: Some individuals will experience transient depression or mood changes as part of their migraine premonitory symptoms—however it is not thought that migraines cause psychiatirc conditions. Rather it is believed that a common biology related to shared genetic susceptibility leads to the increased comorbidity ( depression and migraine tend to co-occur). ...Read more

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Can long-term extreme stress cause permanent brain damage or intellectual/concentration/memory problems?

Can long-term extreme stress cause permanent brain damage or intellectual/concentration/memory problems?

Yes: But how is a long story. The first article will be the short version. The second article will be the longer version. I hope you enjoy the reading. It is very enlightening. Best wishes. www.targetwoman.com/articles/stress-and-brain-damage.html over time, stress damages most cognitive functions. www.fi.edu/learn/brain/stress.html iextreme or sustained stress can damage the brain's hippocampus. ...Read more

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When can high fevers cause neurological or nerve problems?

When can high fevers cause neurological or nerve problems?

Fever and damage: There is a condition called malignant hyperthermia, a disorder in which muscle breaks down, releasing myoglobin which is toxic to the kidney and results in significant muscle damage and even death usually fever is not the cause of the damage. The damage is caused by whatever has caused the elevated temperature, for example prolonged seizures with fever.. ...Read more

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What other problems can scoliosis cause? Can scoliosis cause other problems or complications in the body? .

Varies: Mild to moderate cases of scoliosis usually do not cause problems. Progressive and secure causes can cause cardiac and respiratory compromise, severe pain, and abdominal symptoms as well. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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Can aspartame cause neurological disorders?

Can aspartame cause neurological disorders?

Yes: I had a patient who drank 1-2 gallons of diet soda every day and had a pretty bad peripheral neuropathy. When he cut back, his symptoms improved. ...Read more

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Can absence seizures cause add?

Can absence seizures cause add?

Very unlikely: Not that i'm aware of, but they could be misdiagnosed as attention deficit disorder. During an absence seizure, the child looks as though he/she is zoning out and may be thought to not paying attention, and this could be misdiagnosed. ...Read more

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Can si problems lead to hip problems?

Can si problems lead to hip problems?

Possibly: Si joint pain can make you walk differently due to the pain. This in turn can make your hip joints have pain or even degeneration down the road. ...Read more

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Can 1-3 dimethylamylamine cause some type of brain damage or neurological problems?

Can 1-3 dimethylamylamine cause some type of brain damage or neurological problems?

Yes. The FDA has : issued warnings because of reports of illnesses & deaths associated with use of DMAA & continues its efforts to get it off the market. Methylhexanamine constricts blood vessels, which raises blood pressure & pulse, leading to heart attacks & strokes. There is no proof of its efficacy as a dietary supplement. World-wide professional sports associations test athletes for it as a banned substance. ...Read more

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Can eye problems lead to memory problems?

Can eye problems lead to memory problems?

Not specifically: But recent evidence has linked progression of macula degeneration with progression of cognitive decline like dementia. Not surprising since the retina/macula is peripheral brain tissue anatomically speaking. ...Read more

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Can problems with teeth grinding affect and cause muscle twitching?

Can problems with teeth grinding affect and cause muscle twitching?

And alot more: Yes, grinding of teeth and excessive use of the masseter and temporalis, and muscles of mastication can produce twitching as well as injury to the TMJ and dental structures. ...Read more

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Dr. William Singer
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Seizure Disorder (Definition)

Seizure disorder also known as epilepsy, is a neurological condition in which the brain's abnormal electrical activity causes muscular convulsions and altered mental states. Epilepsy is diagnosed when an individual has ...Read more


Dr. Frank Holmes
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Guarding Or Favoring Joint (Definition)

Joint problems are a clinical finding in which there is pain, difficulty moving, stiffness, or swelling at a joint (which is ...Read more