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289 Possible Causes for Behavior Problem, Learning Disabilities, Spasticity - Hyperreflexia

  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    This case showed spasticity and hyperreflexia with pathological reflexes and ankle clonus as well as muscle weakness in all extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An 18-year-old Somali man presented to a primary care clinic to investigate a potential pathophysiological reason for behavioral problems at school that had arisen in the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Learning disability; delayed speech development; behavioural problems; psychosocial disturbances.[patient.info]

  • Hyperornithinemia-Hyperammonemia-Homocitrullinuria Syndrome

    This feature can vary from lower limb hyperreflexia with positive Babinski sign, with or without gait abnormalities, to a clear picture of spastic paraparesis.[docksci.com] Further symptoms comprise intolerance of protein-rich food, ataxia and spasticity, mood swings and behavioral problems.[symptoma.com] disabilities, periodic confusion, and ataxia.[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com]

  • Mental Retardation

    Affected males showed mild mental retardation, microcephaly, hyperreflexia or spastic diplegia, and a similar facial appearance, including a triangular face, prognathism,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS) is a rare syndrome with multiple congenital malformations, including development and mental retardation, behavioral problems and a distinct[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] learning disabilities.[patient.info]

  • Down Syndrome

    […] or change in tone, gait difficulties, hyperreflexia, change in bowel or bladder function, or other signs or symptoms of myelopathy must undergo plain cervical spine radiography[dx.doi.org] Parents reported about the developmental age (Vineland screener), behavioral problems (Child Behavior Checklist), and psychosocial strengths (Behavioral and Emotional Rating[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the United Kingdom, the psychiatry of learning disability is a specialty in its own right, but people with learning disabilities outside the UK may be under the care of[doi.org]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Affected individuals may have tremors, muscle stiffness (spasticity), exaggerated reflexes (hyperreflexia), weakness or partial paralysis of the muscles of the limbs, difficulty[icdlist.com] Learn more about treatment options here. Is there disability in primary progressive MS? The rate at which progression occurs varies widely between individuals.[mstrust.org.uk]

  • Lesch Nyhan Syndrome

    In LNS patients there are three major signs of pyramidal dysfunction: spasticity, hyperreflexia and the extensor plantar reflex (also known as the Babinski reflex: the great[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org] problems, which can be best addressed by using behavioral modification techniques.[symptoma.com] Neurological problems, especially general learning disability, spastic cerebral palsy and choreoathetosis. Behavioural disorders.[patient.info]

  • Cerebral Palsy

    Spastic features included hypertonicity, hyperreflexia, and extensor plantar responses. Two older sibs had contractures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some behavioral problems are extreme irritability, feeding difficulties, persistent gagging or choking when fed after 6 months of age especially if the tongue pushes the food[web.archive.org] In the CP Transition study, adolescents and young adults aged 16-20 years, diagnosed with CP without severe learning disabilities (n 103) participated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • GLUT1 Deficiency Syndrome

    He had lower limb spasticity and hyperreflexia, mild dysarthria, truncal ataxia, intention tremor, poor coordination, and difficulty carrying out complex motor tasks.[n.neurology.org] Individuals with Glut1 deficiency syndrome usually do not have problems with social adaptive behavior and generally affected individuals tend to be comfortable in group situations[checkorphan.org] The clinical picture was characterized by refractory absence epilepsy, migraine, and learning disabilities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebral Palsy with Spastic Diplegia

    Classification Physiologic Classification Spastic (most common) Velocity-dependent increased muscle tone and hyperreflexia with slow, restricted movement due to simultaneous[orthobullets.com] Children with CP may also have additional problems, including: seizures vision loss or impairment hearing loss or impairment speech impairment learning disabilities behavioral[childrenshospital.org] By school age, at least half of all children with Diplegic CP also have significant cognitive and learning disabilities.[cpaustralia.com.au]

  • Primary Lateral Sclerosis

    […] a slowly progressing degenerative brain disease characterized by weakness, spasticity, hyperreflexia, and a positive Babinski sign.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This includes difficulties with memory, planning, language, behavior, and spatial relationships.[medicalnewstoday.com] In addition, there are social services available to people with disabilities of all kinds. Try to learn all you can about the resources available to you.[nchmd.org]

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