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19 Possible Causes for Cervical Myelopathy, Thenar Muscle Atrophy

  • Cervical Spondylosis

    […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com] To the best of their knowledge this is the first reported instance of identical twins with cervical myelopathy at a young age needing curative surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cervical spondylosis with cervical myelopathy, commonly referred to as cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM), refers to impaired function of the spinal cord caused by degenerative[spine-health.com]

  • Cervical Herniated Disc

    cervical compressive myelopathy attributed to herniated disc.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cervical Disc Herniation, Cervical Radiculopathy and Cervical Myelopathy Washington University spinal neurosurgeons specialize in the treatment of acute and chronic disorders[neurosurgery.wustl.edu] Spondylolisthesis Cervical Central Stenosis & Myelopathy Chronic Radiculopathy Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease Cervical Degenerative Facet Disease[neckandback.com]

  • Cervical Myelopathy

    […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com] Cervical myelopathy can unfortunately not be prevented.[symptoma.com] Retrospective study on the results of microendoscopic decompression surgery for the treatment of cervical myelopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cervical Spinal Cord Tumor

    Like many cervical spine lesions; intramedullary ependymoma of the cervical spine can compress the spinal cord and cause symptoms of cervical myelopathy.[omicsonline.org] Lhermitte's sign is most prevalent in patients with multiple sclerosis, cervical spondylotic myelopathy, cisplatin neurotoxicity, cervical radiation injury, and neck trauma[link.springer.com] Kawakami and Mair first reported of a 68 year-old man on anticoagulation therapy for pulmonary embolism who was evaluated for cervical myelopathy.[omicsonline.org]

  • Cervical Osteoarthritis

    See Cervical Radiculopathy Causes and Risk Factors If the osteoarthritis impinges on the spinal cord, it could lead to spinal cord dysfunction, called cervical myelopathy.[spine-health.com] […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com] Cervical spondylotic myelopathy is the most common cause of spinal cord dysfunction in older persons.[aafp.org]

  • Cervical Cord Compression

    The red arrow points to areas where the spinal cord is compressed—cervical myelopathy. Lateral MRI of a patient's cervical spine.[spineuniverse.com] […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com] […] signs of cervical myelopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myelopathy

    Cervical Myelopathy[newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org] […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com] cervical myelopathy.[physio-pedia.com]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    […] cancer Cervical myelopathy Chagas disease Chalk Talk library Chancroid Chemotherapeutic agents Chest pain Chest wall Chickenpox Child development and milestones Child maltreatment[amboss.com] Back pain Cataract Celiac disease Cellular changes and adaptive responses Cerebellar syndromes Cerebellum Cerebral palsy Cerebral venous thrombosis Cerebrovascular system Cervical[amboss.com]

  • Monomelic Amyotrophy

    @article{c37da271b3d94fd782b33dab720562eb, title "Monomelic amyotrophy in cervical myelopathy associated with anterior dural sac displacement induced by neck flexion", author[moh-it.pure.elsevier.com] Muscle strength was 2/5 in the distal and proximal interphalangeal joints of the second finger. Thenar atrophy of the right hand was also found.[dovepress.com] Hirayama disease, also known as monomelic amyotrophy (MMA), is a rare cervical myelopathy that manifests itself as a self-limited, asymmetrical, slowly progressive atrophic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cervical Nerve Root Avulsion

    Clinically, myelopathy was suspected and MRI of the cervical spine was suggested. MRI of the patient was done on Magnetom Avanto 1.5 T MRI (Siemens, Erlangen, Germany).[ijri.org]

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