Peripheral Neuropathies Differential Diagnosis

Levaquin Peripheral Neuropathy

ATTENTION HAVE YOU TAKEN THE DRUG LEVAQUIN? IF SO, PLEASE, LISTEN TO THIS IMPORTANT MESSAGE. Millions of lives have been saved becauseof the discovery of antibiotics. Fluoroquinolones are a type of powerful antibiotic which havebeen used to treat serious and lifethreatening bacterial infections. These fluoroquinolonesinclude the antibiotic ug, Levaquin. However, Levaquin has often been prescribedfor less serious ailments, such as sinus infections or ear infections, as well as other problemsthat could be treated with antibiotics that aren't quite as potent. This has resultedin many people developing Levaquin peripheral

neuropathy. Peripheral neuropathy occurs when the nervesthat carry information from the brain to the central nervous system have become damaged.This resultsa variety of symptoms and many people have become disabled due to theuse of these antibiotics. Some of these symptoms include: Shooting painBurning or tingling sensation Lack of coordination and muscle weaknessDigestive issues DizzinessLightheadedness

Changesblood pressureVision problems Sweating or intolerance to heat In 2013, the FDA required ug makers to listperipheral neuropathy as a side effect. This came 12 years after the connection had alreadybeen made. Levaquin nerve damage can resultpermanentdisability and rob a victim of their ability to work. A number of lawsuits have alreadybeen filed, all of which claim the companies failed to provide patients with adequate warningsabout their association with peripheral neuropathy. If you or someone you know has taken Avelox,Cipro or Levaquin and developed any burning,

tingling, numbness of the legs and or arms,or were diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, you may be entitled to compensation. Howevertime is limited to file a claim. For a free, no obligation case , callthe experienced law office of Bernstein Liebhard toll free at 18889882'9. That's 18889882'9. Again to learn more about your rights today,and for the compensation you deserve, call the law office of Bernstein Liebhard at 18889882'9.

SECOND OPINION Mystery Diagnosis III BCBS Full Episode

gt;gt; Announcer: quot;SECOND OPINION IS BROUGHT TOYOU BY BLUE CROSSBLUE SHIELD. ACCEPTED IN ALL 50 STATES. BLUE CROSSBLUE SHIELD LIVE FEARLESS. gt;gt; Announcer: quot;SECOND OPINIONquot; IS PRODUCEDIN CONJUNCTION WITH UR MEDICINE, PART OF UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER MEDICAL CENTER, ROCHESTER, NEWYORK. gt;gt; Peter Salgo: THIS IS quot;SECOND OPINIONquot;AND I'M YOUR HOST, DR. PETER SALGO. THIS WEEK, quot;MYTH OR MEDICINE?quot;, DO MORE TESTSMEAN A BETTER CHANCE OF GETTING A CORRECT

DIAGNOSIS? gt;gt; Lisa Harris: TESTS ARE USED BY PHYSICIANSTO HELP GUARANTEE WHAT WE THINK THE DIAGNOSIS IS. gt;gt; Peter Salgo: AND SPECIAL GUEST LARRYLUITJENS IS HERE. WE'RE GOING TO PUT OUR quot;SECOND OPINIONquot; DOCTORSON THE SPOT TO SEE IF THEY CAN FIGURE OUT HIS DIAGNOSIS. gt;gt; Larry Luitjens: ALL OF A SUDDEN, LOOKEDAT THE RESULTS AND I SEE HIM TAKE OFF AND POOF!

JUST LIKE THAT, THERE WERE FOUR NURSES ANDA DOCTOR AROUND ME, HOVERING AROUND ME, STICKING NEEDLES IN ME, AND I HEARD HER SAY quot;DO YOUHAVE ANYBODY YOU WANT TO CALL?quot; gt;gt; Peter Salgo: THANK YOU SO MUCH FORCOMING, LARRY. IT'S NICE TO MEET YOU. NICE TO DISCUSS YOUR STORY WITH YOU. YOU AND I HAD A LITTLE CHAT BEFORE WE STARTEDAND I WANT TO GET RIGHT TO WORK. I WANT TO INTRODUCE TO YOU THE TWO VICTIMS I MEAN THE DOCTORS WHO ARE GOING TO TRY AND FIGURE OUT WHAT ON EARTH YOU HAD WRONGWITH YOU.

IT'S OUR quot;MYSTERY DIAGNOSISquot; SHOW.I WANT YOUTO MEET DR. LOU PAPA AND DR. RALPH JOZEFOWICZ, BOTH OF THEM FROM THE UNIVERSITYOF ROCHESTER MEDICAL CENTER. ALL RIGHT, LARRY. LET'S GO BACK TO THE YEAR 2002. THINGS STARTED TO GO A BIT AWRY. WHAT HAPPENED IN 2002? gt;gt; Larry Luitjens: IN 2002.

WELL, FIRST I CAN TELL YOU WHAT HAPPENED? gt;gt; Peter Salgo: YEAH, PLEASE, TELL MEWHAT HAPPENED IN 2002. gt;gt; Larry Luitjens: I DON'T WANT TO GIVE THEMANY HINTS, YOU KNOW. gt;gt; Peter Salgo: WELL, THEY GOT TO HAVESOMETHING TO GO ON. YOU KNOW, THIS GUY'S PLAYING THE GAME REALLYWELL. gt;gt; Lou Papa: LAUGHS SCARING ME. gt;gt; Larry Luitjens: IN 2002, I WAS DIAGNOSEDWITH PROSTATE CANCER. gt;gt; Peter Salgo: OKAY, AND YOU WERE TREATED?

HOW WERE YOU TREATED? gt;gt; Larry Luitjens: TOMOTHERAPY, RADIATION. gt;gt; Peter Salgo: OKAY. AND THEN, 2003, WHAT HAPPENED? gt;gt; Larry Luitjens: I LIVE IN THE BEAUTIFULBLACK HILLS OF SOUTH DAKOTA AND I WAS ON MY WAY TO SYLVAN LAKE ON MY BICYCLE AND I GOTPICKED OFF FROM BEHIND BY A RECREATIONAL VEHICLE. gt;gt; Peter Salgo: AND YOU HAD A SERIOUSINJURY. WHAT HAPPENED?

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