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Overlapping Eds Symptoms
They are different!: Post-polio symptoms emanate from neural changes in the spine, while Dopamine depletion in the substantia nigra is the cause for parkinson's. Stumbling and awkward motion can be common to both, but in the end they are distinctly different. ...Read more
Many: Neurologic paraneoplastic syndromes are caused by an abnormal immune response to the tumor, which makes the body accidentally attack its own nervous tissue. Muscle weakness, stiff limbs, dizziness, coordination problems, vision problems, confusion, difficulty swallowing, memory problems and numbness are some of the many possible symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
POTS: Paroxysmal is paroxysmal orthostatic tachycardia syndrome which is from am n increase in heart rate with standing more common with decreased circulating blood volume as a cause. Drinking more fluids throughout the day can help. So can taking iron supplements in young women who may have heavy periods. Fatigue could be from the anemia of menstrual blood loss. ...Read more
Anxiety, depression, weakness, fasciculations, neuropathy sensations, tinnitus along with lupus symptoms. Possible to have CNS lupus with negativeana?
Could there be any relationship between progressive bilateral spondylolysis and ehlers-danlos syndrome? Several potential symptoms of hypermobility.
One idea: Good question. "immune disorders" (hay fever, 100s of others) are common and people look for explanations. "fatigue disorder" sometimes (by no means always) occurs when a person is in a terribly frustrating life situation. Aspies are often baffled by those around them, and crave friendship yet are jerks without realizing it. The lack of anatomic pathology in aspies makes me doubt an immune cause. ...Read more
Panic: Panic attacks in panic disorder typically begin all of a sudden and out of the blue, symptoms usually peak within 10 minutes. Symptoms may include fear of loss of control /death, rapid heart rate, chest pain, sweating, tremor, shortness of breath, chills/hot flashes. Nausea, headache, faintness, tightness in throat & difficulty swallowing. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on the type of Ehler-Danlos. Some can involve the heart and blood vessels, with mitral valve prolapse,aortic aneurysm and mid-sized arteries, the gastrointestinal tract, the skin and other organs. Proper examinations can give information regarding fatigue and other symptoms. ...Read more
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Social awkwardness, subtle communication differences, narrowed pedantic interests. But aspies are awesome people, just different, not deficient. See< http://www.Ninds.Nih.Gov/disorders/asperger/detail_asperger.Htm#211353080> &
What are the differences between serotonin syndrome, generalized anxiety, or neurological disorder?
Lots to know: Neurological disorders refer to disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system. Serotonin syndrome is a disorder caused by excessive serotonin throughout the body resulting in a variety of physical and psychological symptoms. It is most often due to excess medication. Generalized anxiety disorder is excessive, pervasive and persistent worry resulting in impairment in ability to function. ...Read more
Varies: Autism disorders occur on a spectrum from fairly mild impairment to very severe. Patients with ASD have problems with social interaction, communication, processing sensory information and intellectual disabilities. For a complete list and more explanation look at the cdc site. http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/signs.html. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer