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278 Possible Causes for Absent Ankle Reflex, Muscular Atrophy

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Muscular atrophy of hand muscles persisted. Large fibers were involved more extensively than small fibers.[] Most people with PN have reduced or absent ankle reflexes (involuntary responses to a stimulus).[] Boulis works on novel treatments for several nerve disorders, including Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease) and Spinal Muscular Atrophy[]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    Some MNDs, such as ALS and some forms of spinal muscular atrophy, are fatal.[] A somewhat better prognosis is seen in progressive muscular atrophy, where patients live up to 25 years.[] atrophies (NMAs) and compared these patterns to mouse models of neurogenic muscular atrophy.[]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    RESULTS: All six patients had different degrees of muscular atrophy at nadir and in two, respiratory muscles were involved.[] F waves implicates nerve root involvement delayed/absent H reflex correlates with decreased/absent ankle reflex MRI cauda equina gandolinium enhancement in acute cases DIfferential[] The peroneal muscular atrophy syndrome 8. The ataxic neuropathies 9. Sensory neuropathies 10. Neuropathies in metabolic and degenerative disorders 11.[]

  • Charcot Marie Tooth Disease

    atrophy Peroneal muscular atrophy Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease、C-M-T[] Five months after the transient CNS symptoms, he finally developed signs and symptoms of neuropathy in the form of absent ankle reflexes.[] Ankle reflexes were bilaterally absent. Sequencing revealed a novel heterozygous c.712C T (p.R238C) mutation in the GJB1 gene.[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    […] muscle atrophy survival motor neuron spinal muscular atrophy spinal muscular atrophies of childhood Spinal muscular atrophy Statements spinal-muscular-atrophy-pro Identifiers[] In both, knee and ankle reflexes were absent and sensation was intact. Serum creatine kinase levels were normal.[] Spinal muscular atrophy is a genetic disorder characterized by progressive muscular weakness.[]

  • Adult Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    […] spinal muscular atrophy and juvenile asymmetric segmental spinal muscular atrophy.[] Spinal muscular atrophies of childhood Spinal muscular atrophy Spinal muscular atrophy Spinal muscular atrophy Spinal muscular atrophy Spinal muscular atrophy Spinal muscular[] The diagnosis of adult spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) was made when electromyography showed large rapidly firing motor unit-potentials, positive waves, and fibrillation potentials[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1

    atrophy type 1 with paradoxical breathing were placed on high-span PIP PEEP when sleeping from the point of diagnosis of spinal muscular atrophy.[] Spinal muscular atrophies are a group of neurodegenerative disorders in which genetic mutations lead to progressive damage of motor neurons in the spinal cord.[] BACKGROUND: Noninvasive ventilation has become increasingly available to spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) patients since the early 1990 s.[]

  • Friedreich Ataxia

    atrophy, Dr.[] Tendon reflexes are absent in almost all cases but may be weakly present if the patient is examined early in the course of the disease.[] atrophy and related syndromes G12.0 Infantile spinal muscular atrophy, type I [Werdnig-Hoffman] G12.1 Other inherited spinal muscular atrophy G12.2 Motor neuron disease Reimbursement[]

  • Poliomyelitis

    We report the case of PPS in a patient, 40 years, that thirty-five years after had had paralytic poliomyelitis, developed new symptoms of fatigue, muscular atrophy, dyspnea[] Some of these patients develop post-poliomyelitis muscular atrophy (PPMA) which is characterized by a slowly progressive muscle weakness.[] Some of these patients develop slowly progressive muscle weakness known as post-poliomyelitis muscular atrophy (PPMA).[]

  • Hereditary Areflexic Dystasia

    Tooth HH (1886) The peroneal type of progressive muscular atrophy. Thesis, HK Lewis, University of Cambridge, London Google Scholar 7.[] Reflexes are normal in approximately two thirds of patients. In one study, ankle jerks were absent in 37.5%, and areflexia occurred in 12.5%.[] Dyck , PJ and Lambert , EH ( 1968 ) Lower motor and primary sensory neuron diseases with peroneal muscular atrophy.[]

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