Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arm and Leg Weakness (unilateral) and Difficulty Speaking 44 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 44 conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Weakness (unilateral) and Difficulty Speaking.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Weakness (unilateral) and Difficulty Speaking.
  1. Falls
  2. Migraine Headache
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Weakness (unilateral) and Difficulty Speaking.
  1. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  2. Head Injury
  3. Insulin Reaction
  4. Neurological Disease
  5. Stroke
  6. TIA
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Weakness (unilateral) and Difficulty Speaking.
  1. Coagulopathy
  2. Low Platelet Count
  3. Scuba Injuries
There are 33 rare conditions that can cause Arm and Leg Weakness (unilateral) and Difficulty Speaking.
  1. Air Embolism
  2. Astrocytoma
  3. Botulism
  4. Brain Abscess
  5. Brain Cancer
  6. Brain Tumor
  7. Cerebral Aneurysm
  8. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  9. Cerebral Lymphoma
  10. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  11. Craniopharyngioma
  12. Decompression Illness
  13. Ependymoma
  14. Epidural Hematoma
  15. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  16. Glioma
  17. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  18. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  19. Malignant Hypertension
  20. Medulloblastoma
  21. Meningioma
  22. Oligodendroglioma
  23. Periarteritis Nodosa
  24. Platelet Function Disorder
  25. Polio
  26. Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
  27. Skull Fracture
  28. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  29. Subdural Hematoma
  30. Thrombasthenia
  31. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  32. Toxoplasmosis
  33. Vascular Brain Tumors

Last Updated: Aug 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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