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17 Possible Causes for Bilateral Arm Weakness, Facial Muscle Weakness and Progressive Atrophy, Muscular Atrophy

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Here, we report a patient who presented with progressive left arm weakness and was found to have bilateral MRI plexus abnormalities.[] The patients were a 54-year-old man with progressive muscular atrophy who underwent removal of internal fixators in the arm and leg, and a 66-year-old woman with amyotrophic[] Symptoms include pharyngeal muscle weakness (involved with swallowing), weak jaw and facial muscles, progressive loss of speech, and tongue muscle atrophy.[]

  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

    Abstract Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) and progressive muscular atrophy (PMA) are associated with IgM monoclonal gammopathy or the presence IgM anti-GM1-antibodies.[] In the first patient the symptoms were slowly progressive with bulbar muscle impairment, generalized weakness, muscular atrophy with cramps and fasciculations.[] Monoclonal gammopathy was determined by immunoelectrophoresis and immunofixation in serum from 445 patients with ALS, 158 patients with progressive muscular atrophy (PMA),[]

  • Autosomal Recessive Lower Motor Neuron Disease with Childhood Onset

    […] restricted to one half ofthe body Bulbar/pseudobulbar palsy 19.  1-2% -Weakness of respiratory group of muscles 10% - Bilateral upper limb weakness and wasting, flail[] […] are not associated with a defect in the SMN1 gene on chromosome 5q X-linked spinal muscular atrophy X-linked spinal muscular atrophy is seen only among males![] Spinal muscular atrophy is characterised by slowly progressive muscle weakness and atrophy of the limb muscles associated with motor neurone loss in the spinal cord.[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Respiratory Distress Type 1

    […] muscle weakness (Usually upper arms & legs more so than hands and feet) preceded by an asymptomatic period (all but most severe type 0) Flattening of the chest wall when[] Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease Spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory distress type 1 Disease definition Spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory[] Spinal muscular atrophy is characterised by slowly progressive muscle weakness and atrophy of the limb muscles associated with motor neurone loss in the spinal cord.[]

  • Lambert Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome

    Spinal muscular atrophy.[] MuSK MG should be considered if there is facial or tongue weakness with atrophy, or weakness that predominates in neck or shoulder muscles.[] The type 2 fiber atrophy, found on the histochemical study of the brachial biceps muscular biopsy of both patients, is an non-specified finding.[]

  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2R

    In a family showing a missense Ala337Pro mutation, disease started with gait disturbance and bilateral weakness in the lower limbs.[] ATROPHIES & MOTOR NEURON DISEASES Spinal muscular atrophy, type I-IV (SMN1) Spinal muscular atrophy, autosomal dominant, proximal, adult-onset (VAPB) Spinal muscular atrophy[] Specifically, LGMD2B is a slowly progressive disease that causes muscle weakness and wasting ( atrophy ) of the pelvic muscles and muscles of the shoulder girdle. 0003236[]

  • Distal Myopathy Type 3

    weakness H/o HTN , dyslipidaemia DM Weakness of the involved arm Head CT Normal Normal Neuropathic GBS [27] 18 350 Proximal Ascending paralysis Precedes a gastrointestinal[] Marked facial weakness is observed in these patients with congenital myopathies. [2] Spinal Muscular Atrophy Distal spinal muscular atrophy is an autosomal recessive infantile[] The following features are however constantly present: atrophy of the intrinsic hand muscles, facial muscle involvement, myotonia and dystrophic changes in nonmuscular tissue[]

  • Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

    The patient had moderate facial weakness and marked winging and high-riding of the scapulae with prominent pectoral and proximal arm muscle atrophy and weakness.[] Muscular atrophy in the face, shoulder girdle and upper arms was observed from the age of 4 years.[] Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy is an autosomal-dominant, slowly progressive myopathy that involves facial, shoulder, and upper arm muscles.[]

  • Fingerprint Body Myopathy

    B Atrophy of the proximal arm muscles, neck muscles, and weakness of the facial muscles. C Bilateral hand wasting Fig. 20. Nemaline myopathy.[] He is currently involved in multiple clinical trials of novel genetic interventions for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy and Duchenne muscular dystrophy.[] Within few years the disease progressed to generalized muscle weakness and atrophy, ptosis, ophthalmoplegia externa and areflexia.[]

  • Spastic Ataxia with Congenital Miosis

    […] trigeminal neuralgia and weakness of arm What is the most common site (30%) of hypertensive hemorrhage?[] atrophy Proximal spinal muscular atrophy type 1 Proximal spinal muscular atrophy type 2 Proximal spinal muscular atrophy type 3 Proximal spinal muscular atrophy type 4 Pure[] - initial complaint of overall leg weakness affecting stair climbing and walking - weakness starts in the thighs and ascends to arms in days - Pain in 30% - bilateral sciatica[]

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