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13 Possible Causes for Circumduction Gait, Spastic Paralysis

  • Stroke

    Cerebral hemisphere infarcts may cause: Contralateral hemiplegia which is initially flaccid (floppy limb, falls like a dead weight when lifted) and then becomes spastic.[patient.info] Posterior circulation ischaemia [ 1 ] : Motor deficits (weakness, clumsiness, or paralysis of any combination of arms and legs, up to quadriplegia, sometimes changing from[patient.info]

  • Pyramidal Tract Lesion

    Definition Term If you note flaccid paralysis what kind of lesion is it? Definition Term If you note spastic paralysis, what kind of lesion is it?[flashcardmachine.com] ), additional abnormal reflexes, e.g., Babinski; may initially be flaccid paralysis gradually developing into spastic paresis Signs of lower motor neuron lesions: muscle weakness[brainaacn.org] Definition IPSILATERAL to the lesion Term Upper motor neuron lesion manifestations: Definition - spastic paralysis - hyperactive deep tendon reflexes - Babinski sign present[flashcardmachine.com]

  • Hemiplegia

    The paralysis presents as weakness which may be present with abnormal tone (e.g. rigidity or spasticity).[web.archive.org] With mild hemiparesis, loss of normal arm swing and slight circumduction may be the only abnormalities.[web.archive.org] […] the opposite side of the body. cerebral hemiplegia that due to a brain lesion. facial hemiplegia paralysis of one side of the face. spastic hemiplegia hemiplegia with spasticity[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Spastic Paraplegia

    A wide variety of insults to the corticospinal tract result in spastic paralysis . The hereditary spastic paraplegias (HSPs) are single gene disorders in which...[link.springer.com] If the patient can walk, look for a spastic gait with bilateral circumduction described as “scissoring”, and whilst they are standing inspect the spine for scars.[ptpaces.wordpress.com] Synonym(s): spastic diplegia ; spastic paraplegia Erb-Duchenne paralysis - Synonym(s): Erb palsy[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Benedict Syndrome

    […] syndrome Lethal neonatal spasticity Motor level spinal paralysis Motor level spinal weakness Nontraumatic anterior cord syndrome Organophosphate induced paralysis Type II[icd9data.com] The hemiparetic gait is also characteristic with foot drop causing circumduction as the involved leg is swung out and forward before the next step.[emedicine.medscape.com] It refers to one-sided oculomotor nerve paralysis with contralateral spastic hemiplegia.[connection.ebscohost.com]

  • Cerebral Palsy with Spastic Diplegia

    Related Concepts SNOMET-CT Bilateral cerebral palsy (disorder) Spastic diplegia (disorder) Spastic paralysis due to intracranial birth injury (disorder) ICD-10-CM Alphabetical[icd.codes] The subject demonstrated improvements in left hip and knee flexion and decreased left hip abduction and circumduction during gait after three weeks of IMOT.[pediastaff.com] […] tetraplegic cerebral palsy G80.1 Spastic diplegic cerebral palsy Congenital spastic paralysis (cerebral) Spastic cerebral palsy NOS G80.2 Spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy[apps.who.int]

  • Paraparesis

    Infantile ascending hereditary spastic paralysis (IAHSP) clinical features in 11 families . Neurology. 2003 ;60: 674 - 682 .[journals.sagepub.com] If the patient can walk, look for a spastic gait with bilateral circumduction described as “scissoring”, and whilst they are standing inspect the spine for scars.[ptpaces.wordpress.com] Causes of HSP There is a rare form of infantile-onset ascending hereditary spastic paralysis (IAHSP) that is considered by some in the field of medical research to be a rare[disabled-world.com]

  • Infantile Hemiplegia

    In the spastic type, there is a severe paralysis of voluntary movements, with spastic contractions of the extremities either on one side of the body ( hemiplegia ) or on both[britannica.com] "Never give up" E- Gait training: Circumduction gait is the way that a hemiplegic patient walks. this is an incorrect way for walk.Gait training must start depend on this[your-pt.blogspot.com] With mild hemiparesis, loss of normal arm swing and slight circumduction may be the only abnormalities.[web.archive.org]

  • Hemiparesis

    The hemiparesis/hemiplegia is a one-sided paralysis in a spastic form, seldom in a floppy form.[meyra.com] With mild hemiparesis, loss of normal arm swing and slight circumduction may be the only abnormalities.[web.archive.org] ) 344.9 brain - see also Palsy, cerebral Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9 with Erb's syphilitic spastic spinal 094.89 nerve - see also Disorder, nerve syphilitic[icd9data.com]

  • Leg Length Inequality

    Paralysis Retardation Polio, other spastic paralysis N.B.[flinders.edu.au] See Gait analysis. leg length discrepancy difference in the true length of one leg compared to the other.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Compensatory mechanisms for this includes: calcaneal eversion: knee extension:toe walking: circumduction: hip or knee flexion (steppage gait) Decreased stance time and stride[physio-pedia.com]

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