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85 Possible Causes for Absent Triceps Reflex

  • Polyneuropathy

    Deep tendon reflexes were absent in the ankles of 47 patients (50%), the knees of 14 (15%), the biceps of 7 (8%), and the triceps of 6 (6%).[jamanetwork.com]

  • Posterior Cerebral Artery Occlusion with Infarction

    Argyle Robertson Pupil • Accomodation Reflex Present - Pupillary Reflex Absent.[valuemd.com] […] are 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 - S1-2 ankle, L3-4 knee, C5-6 biceps/supinator, C7-8 triceps.[valuemd.com] […] monocular blindness) D-DDx: seizures, neoplasms, migraine, vertigo E-Extrinsic factor is monitored for warfarin administration; E-Endarterectomy D-Diabetes Root values of reflexes[valuemd.com]

  • Cervical Osteoarthritis

    The biceps and supinator reflexes (C5 and C6) may be absent, with a brisk triceps reflex (C7).[aafp.org]

  • Cervical Spondylosis

    The biceps and supinator reflexes (C5 and C6) may be absent, with a brisk triceps reflex (C7).[aafp.org]

  • Facial Nerve Paralysis of the Newborn

    reflex are absent.[glowm.com] The bicep stretch reflex is absent, but the triceps reflex is spared. Fig. 4. Erb's palsy. The right arm is held internally rotated, adducted, and extended at the elbow.[glowm.com] The triceps reflex is absent. Horner's syndrome occurs on the ipsilateral side when the injury involves the sympathetic fibers at the root level. Fig. 6.[glowm.com]

  • Syringomyelia

    We report an adolescent with Chiari malformation type 1 with syringomyelia who presented with neuropathic pain, dysesthesia, and absent triceps (C7) reflex.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spinal Demyelination

    The biceps and supinator reflexes (C5 and C6) may be absent, with a brisk triceps reflex (C7).[aafp.org]

  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

    He had absent reflexes in the brachioradialis, triceps, patellar and ankle innervations bilaterally.[shmabstracts.com] Tendon reflexes were absent in the left biceps, triceps, and ankle but normal elsewhere. Hoffmann and Babinski signs were absent.[jamanetwork.com]

  • Bilateral Leg Weakness

    Tendon reflexes were all absent apart from reduced bilateral brachioradialis and left triceps reflexes.[n.neurology.org]

  • Sarcoidosis

    See case report Foot drop on both sides (0/5 on right, 1/5 on left; triceps suralis: 3/5 on right, 4/5 on left).[doi.org] No actual sensory deficit Ankle reflexes abolished Cranial nerve involvement No No Facial diplegia No No No No No No No No CSF cells/ml n.d. n.d. 36 lymph. 3 lymph. n.d. 1[doi.org]

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