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72 Possible Causes for Cogwheel Rigidity, Neck Stiffness

  • Parkinson's Disease

    neck) more than appendicular rigidity Early dementia Supranuclear gaze palsy Unusual movements besides tremor, eg, limb dystonia, myoclonus, limb levitation or alien limb[dx.doi.org] In parkinsonism the rigidity can be uniform ("lead-pipe rigidity") or ratchety ("cogwheel rigidity").[en.wikipedia.org] Rigidity (stiffness or inflexibility of the limbs or joints) – The muscle rigidity experienced with Parkinson's disease often begins in the legs and neck.[medtronic.com]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    […] or rigidity of the muscles in the trunk that may result in neck or back pain, stooped posture, stooped posture, and general slowness in all activities of daily living.[parkinsonsdisease.net] […] expression on both sides of the face, decreased blinking, speech abnormalities , soft voice, monotone voice, fading volume after starting to speak loudly, slurring speech, stiffness[parkinsonsdisease.net]

  • West Nile Encephalitis

    At hospital admission, a masked facies and bilateral upper and lower extremity cogwheel rigidity were present.[jamanetwork.com] Your child has a stiff neck. Your child is nauseated or is vomiting. Your child is confused or cannot think clearly.[myhealth.alberta.ca] Symptoms of severe illness include high fever, headache, neck stiffness, stupor, disorientation, coma, tremors, convulsions, muscle weakness, vision loss, numbness and paralysis[cdc.gov]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    ), or stiff indented macroglossia, although found in no more than 15% of patients, are prototypic, but late manifestations of the disease.[bloodjournal.org] Clinical manifestations with head and neck purpura, unexplained submandibular swelling, signs of heart diastolic dysfunction such as jugular venous distention (white arrowhead[bloodjournal.org]

  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

    If an infant older than 6 months or an older child has a fever, take them to a doctor if you are concerned, or if the child: seems very ill; has an earache; has a stiff neck[mydr.com.au] Motor abnormalities: Patients may have generalized, severe muscle rigidity (sometimes with simultaneous tremor, leading to cogwheel rigidity), or, less often, dystonias, chorea[msdmanuals.com] We present video evidence of the effectiveness of dantrolene in reducing muscular rigidity, tremor and cogwheel phenomena in a patient with NMS.[ccforum.com]

  • X-linked Parkinsonism-Spasticity Syndrome

    Patients usually have headache, vomiting, neck stiffness or loss of consciousness.[bcm.edu] UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot : 75 Parkinsonism with spasticity, X-linked: A syndrome characterized by parkinsonian features, such as cogwheel rigidity, resting tremor and bradykinesia[malacards.org] Format Definition A syndrome characterized by parkinsonian features, such as cogwheel rigidity, resting tremor and bradykinesia, and variably penetrant spasticity.[uniprot.org]

  • Secondary Parkinsonism

    But it can be seen even in proximal muscles such as neck, shoulders, hips.[explainmedicine.com] She drooled, and had dysarthria, a shuffling gait, and cogwheel rigidity.[mdedge.com] Special form: cogwheel rigidity Postural instability Parkinsonian gait : shuffling gait with quickened and shortened steps Unhabituated glabellar reflex Signs of dystonia[amboss.com]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Characterized by high fevers, seizures, psychosis, and meningitis-like stiffness of the neck, CNS vasculitis is the most dangerous form of lupus involving the nervous system[resources.lupus.org] Common parkinsonian symptoms, such as tremor, cogwheel rigidity, stooped posture, shuffling gait, and hypokinesis, have been well described.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Bradykinesia

    Often begins in the legs and neck. These muscles become very stiff. When it affects the muscles of the face the individual adopts a mask like stare.[parkinsons.org] ), or Parkinsonism or Parkinsonian-like conditions (e.g., cogwheel rigidity, bradykinesia, postural instability), or other neurological syndromes as defined in the Note below[glosbe.com] Rigidity refers to the difficulty experienced by the doctor or therapist when attempting to move the child's arm, leg, or neck.[endoflifecare.tripod.com]

  • Japanese Encephalitis

    Examination during acute illness revealed restricted eye movements, opsoclonus, upbeating nystagmus, and cogwheel rigidity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On admission, neurological examination demonstrated left hemiparesis, neck stiffness, and Kernig's sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The third stage includes flaccid paralysis, features of Parkinson’s such as masked face, tremors, hypertonia, cogwheel rigidity.[symptoma.com]

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