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997 Possible Causes for Distal Contractures

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    […] chronic alcoholism ; CA habitual ingestion of toxic amounts of alcohol, characterized by neurological (central and peripheral nervous system) and hepatic dysfunction, painful distal[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] sensory neuropathies and Dupuytren's contracture; subjects may not be suitable for local anaesthesia due to reduced liver function and possible compliance problems with postoperative[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Arthrogryposis Syndrome

    Type 1 or typical distal arthrogryposis, is used to describe individuals with distal contractures of the hands and feet, characteristic positioning of the hands and feet,[encyclopedia.com] The distal arthrogryposis (DA) syndromes are a distinct group of disorders characterized by contractures of two or more different body areas.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] distal joint flexion contractures, obvious fasiculations of the tongue during sleep and activity, paradoxical respiratory movements, and mild spinal scoliosis.[cags.org.ae]

  • Cholelithiasis

    […] radius fractures Diuretics Diverticular disease DNA replication and repair Down syndrome Duodenal atresia and stenosis Dupuytren's contracture Dystonia Eating disorders ECG[amboss.com] […] pathway Disruptive, impulse-control, and conduct disorders Dissection of the carotid and the vertebral artery Disseminated intravascular coagulation Dissociative disorders Distal[amboss.com]

  • Polyneuropathy

    He had no antigravity movements in the legs, bilateral wrist drop, distal joint contractures and absent deep tendon reflexes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symmetric distal sensorimotor polyneuropathy Asymmetric distal sensorimotor polyneuropathy Diabetic radiculopathy Autonomic polyneuropathy Distal symmetric paresis (fatigue[lecturio.com] Then, muscles may become stiff and permanently shortened (called contractures).[msdmanuals.com]

  • Obstructive Jaundice

    […] bilirubin to biliverdin Fever/biliary tract inflammation RUQ tenderness/biliary tract inflammation Enlarged tender liver/hepatic inflammation, malignancy Palpable gall bladder/distal[meddean.luc.edu] Portal hypertension Hyperestrogen state/ Cirrhosis Gynaecomastia Testicular atrophy Spider angiomata Palmar erythema/ Cirrhosis Facial telengiectasia/ Cirrhosis Dupuytren's contracture[meddean.luc.edu]

  • Ichthyosis Vulgaris

    The patient demonstrated improved swelling distal to site of constriction band and diminished throbbing and discomfort.[academic.oup.com] During this visit, she received physical therapy to help with managing pain, minimizing joint contractures, maximizing PIP and DIP flexion and extension motions, and increasing[academic.oup.com]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Respiratory Distress Type 1

    Spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory distress type 1 is an autosomal recessive disorder with early respiratory difficulties, distal muscle weakness, and contractures leading[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] weakness early distal contractures (e.g., finger deformities, pes equinus ) Spinal muscular atrophy with pontocerebellar hypoplasia Prevalence : unknown (less than 40 cases[amboss.com] Over a period of one month, the infant showed rapid progression of distal muscular weakness with hand and foot contractures, which were suggestive of neuromuscular disease[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

    Distal Arthrogryposis Type II : Heterogenous group. Congenital distal joint contractures are associated with numerous other anomalies.[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com] A characteristic feature is that the more distal the contracture is, the more severe it will be.[news-medical.net] Distal arthrogryposis type I and Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome (FSS) are the most common forms.[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com]

  • Arthrogryposis due to Muscular Dystrophy

    Clinical findings are hypotonia, congenital hip dislocation, torticollis, contractures, arthrogryposis, distal laxity in the neonatal period, and generalized, slowly progressive[medlink.com] […] type 9 (congenital contractural arachnodactyly) DA9 121050 Distal arthrogryposis type 10 (congenital plantar contractures) DA10 187370 OMIM, Online Mendelian Inheritance[clinicalgate.com] [Emery-Dreifuss] · distal · facioscapulohumeral · limb-girdle · ocular · oculopharyngeal · scapuloperoneal · severe [Duchenne] Excludes: congenital muscular dystrophy: ·[apps.who.int]

  • Medial Sclerosis

    Muscle spasm, and tendon and capsular contractures also may be observed, depending on the site and duration of involvement. FIGURE 1.[aafp.org] Musculoskeletal examination may reveal swelling, deformities, bony overgrowth (referred to as Heberden's nodes when involving the distal interphalangeal joints and Bouchard's[aafp.org]

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