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Cranial nerve palsy

Cranial nerve palsy: Introduction

Cranial nerve palsy: damage to the cranial nerves or their branches. See detailed information below for a list of 108 causes of Cranial nerve palsy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Cranial nerve palsy:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Cranial nerve palsy. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Cranial nerve palsy

Home Diagnostic Testing and Cranial nerve palsy

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Causes of Types of Cranial nerve palsy:

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Cranial nerve palsy: Symptom Checker

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Cranial nerve palsy Treatments

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Stories from Users for Cranial nerve palsy

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Cranial nerve palsy: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cranial nerve palsy

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Cranial nerve palsy: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Cranial nerve palsy

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Cranial nerve palsy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Cranial nerve palsy listed in Disease Database:

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Definitions of Cranial nerve palsy:

Disorders of one or more of the twelve cranial nerves. With the exception of the optic and olfactory nerves, this includes disorders of the brain stem nuclei from which the cranial nerves originate or terminate.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Organs affected by Cranial nerve palsy:

The list of organs typically affected by Cranial nerve palsy may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Cranial nerve palsy

The list below shows some of the causes of Cranial nerve palsy mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Cranial nerve palsy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cranial nerve palsy. Of the 108 causes of Cranial nerve palsy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 7 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 7 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 97 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cranial nerve palsy:

The following list of conditions have 'Cranial nerve palsy' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Cranial nerve palsy:

The following list of medical conditions have Cranial nerve palsy or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Cranial nerve palsy Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Cranial nerve palsy?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Cranial nerve palsy, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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    What are the alternative names for Cranial nerve palsy:

    Cranial nerve pathology, Cranial nerve disorder
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Cranial nerve palsy:

    Subtypes of Cranial nerve palsy:

    Cranial nerve palsies (62 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Cranial nerve palsy:

    Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Paralysis symptoms (385 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes)

    Symptoms related to Cranial nerve palsy:

    Palsy, Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Aneurysm (29 causes), Porphyria, Cranial nerves

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