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INFECTIONS & NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS

Botulism
Brucellosis
Campylobacter jejuni
Central European encephalitis
Chagas'
Cytomegalovirus
Dengue
Diphtheria
Enterovirus D68
Enterovirus 71
Erlichiosis: Human Granulocytic 
Haemophilus influenzae
Hepatitis C
Herpes Zoster
HIV
HTLV1
Leprosy
Leptospirosis
Lyme disease
Polio
Pyomyositis
Rabies
Sarcocystis
Syphilis
Tetanus
Tick
  African
  Paralysis
Toxoplasmosis
Trichinosis
Tuberculosis
Typhus
West Nile Virus
Zika

Myelopathies
Myopathy: Inflammatory



LYME DISEASE 15


from CDC; Other image
Ixodes dammini

HERPES ZOSTER (Varicella) 2

Clinical features
  Neuralgia
  Radiculopathy
  Ramsay Hunt
  Mononeuropathy
  Other
Laboratory
Organism
Predisposing factors
Treatment




from CDC
Varicella zoster

Putnam

LEPROSY 6

Clinical features
  Acute
  Lepromatous
  Tuberculoid
  Borderline
  Neural
Diagnosis
Epidemiology
Organism
Treatment

Codex Aureus Epternacensis
(1020-1030 AD)

Christ healing the lepers

HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV)

General
Muscle
Nerve

from CDC
HIV



General principles
HIV & Neuropathies

ALS-variant syndrome
Autonomic
Brachial plexopathy
CIDP
Cytomegalovirus
DILS
Drug-induced
Guillain-Barré
Mononeuritis multiplex
Mononeuropathies
Neuromyotonia
Sensory motor polyneuropathy
VII nerve palsy


HIV & Myopathies

Early HIV
  Immune myopathy
  Nemaline rod
Advanced HIV
  Drug related
    Zidovudine
    Other
  Wasting
  Infectious
  Carnitine deficiency
  Necrotizing
  Adrenal insufficiency

CHAGAS' DISEASE


SYPHILIS: Tabes dorsalis



from CDC
Treponema pallidum

Joseph Grünpeck, Tractatus de pestilentiali scorra, 1496

"Thickening of spinal arachnoid": R Bright 1831

HUMAN GRANULOCYTIC ERLICHIOSIS 1


LEPTOSPIROSIS (Weil's disease)


BRUCELLOSIS (Undulant Fever)


HEPATITIS C 3, 5



WEST NILE VIRUS 7 *



Acute Flaccid Myelitis (Motor neuronopathy; AFM) 34


ENTEROVIRUS 71 31



CENTRAL EUROPEAN ENCEPHALITIS 8


PYOMYOSITIS 9


MRI: Leg

RABIES 10


TUBERCULOSIS 17

Inflamatory myopathy

AFRICAN TICK BITE FEVER 20


Dengue Virus 32


Scrub Typhus 33


Zika virus 36


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