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1,153 Possible Causes for Acquired Wrist Drop, Foot Drop, Hypesthesia

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    […] continued foot drop in 12 of the AFO patients.[physio-pedia.com] Hyporeflexia all DTRs,absent ankle Foot drop b/l Babinskinegative,abdominal present Sensory intact Gait –stance narrow based Buckling of knees while walking.[slideshare.net] However many have mild, residual effects such as foot drop or abnormal sensation for more than two years. Persistent fatigue and pain may be problematic.[rarediseases.org]

  • Leprosy

    The hallmark signs of leprosy are hypesthesia (an abnormally weak sense of pain, cold, heat, or touch), skin lesions, and peripheral neuropathy.[todayifoundout.com] The patient developed right foot drop as a result of common peroneal nerve biopsy. This case presents several learning points in the diagnosis of pure neural leprosy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Paraesthesia and numbness were the presenting complaints in 20 (62.5%), and motor deficit (paresis) in 11 (34.4%); deformities (claw hand, foot drop, trophic changes) were[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brachial Plexus Neuropathy

    The physicians at the Center also perform Bell’s palsy treatment, radial, median, and ulnar nerve surgery, foot drop treatment, and an entire range of other nerve reconstruction[advancedreconstruction.com]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Sural nerve biopsy leaves a patch of hypesthesia in the lateral aspect of the foot that is usually well tolerated.[neuropathology-web.org] CASE REPORT: A 47-yr-old female hyperbaric technician developed foot drop 2 d following her last hyperbaric exposure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This leads to a condition called " foot drop ," in which it becomes difficult to lift the foot.[webmd.com]

    Missing: Acquired Wrist Drop
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

    Clinically, it is characterized by slowly progressive asymmetrical predominantly distal weakness; unilateral wrist drop, grip weakness, and foot drop are the commonest initial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Wrist drop and foot drop (leading to trips and falls) are common symptoms. Other effects can include gradual loss of finger extension, leading to a clawlike appearance.[en.wikipedia.org] ABSTRACT Multifocal motor demyelinating neuropathy is an acquired immune-mediated neuropathy with distinctive clinical and electrophysiologic manifestations, and response[thieme-connect.com]

    Missing: Hypesthesia
  • Tick Paralysis

    He had bilateral foot drop and slight weakness in multiple muscles, none different from his baseline.[nn.neurology.org] Medical history was significant for childhood polio with residual bilateral foot drop, Type 2 diabetes, bilateral lower extremity polyneuropathy, atrial fibrillation with[nn.neurology.org]

    Missing: Hypesthesia
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    This usually begins on one side of the body and can cause loss of hand dexterity, shoulder function, a foot-drop or walking difficulty.[alsbc.ca] The patient may develop foot drop resulting in a fall or sprain. Fasciculations may present early on in the disease, particularly in the tongue.[emedicine.com] Clinical examination revealed right foot drop, distal amyotrophy of the right lower limb, and fasciculations in the 4 limbs.[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Acquired Wrist Drop
  • Peripheral Motor Neuropathy

    Sural nerve biopsy leaves a patch of hypesthesia in the lateral aspect of the foot that is usually well tolerated.[neuropathology-web.org] drop – difficulty lifting up the front part of your foot and toes, particularly noticeable when walking Autonomic neuropathy Damage to the autonomic nerves can result in[nhs.uk] Sensory symptoms include tingling or paresthesias, increased sensation in affected areas (hypesthesia), and numbness or reduced sensation.[aafp.org]

  • Alcoholic Neuropathy

    Foot braces may also be helpful if you have problems with foot drop. If you have weakness in your arms, a wrist splint may be helpful.[patient.info]

    Missing: Hypesthesia
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome

    Most of the symptoms resolved within a few days, but right side foot drop persisted for 2 years after the procedure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CES can lead to pain, numbness, and weakness in the lower back, pelvic area and legs; " foot drop "; problems with bowel or bladder control; sexual dysfunction; and even paralysis[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] The person may experience, 'foot drop,' where their foot drags and may cause trips and falls.[disabled-world.com]

    Missing: Acquired Wrist Drop

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