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2,838 Possible Causes for EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation, Hemiplegia, Muscle Biopsy Abnormal

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Only about 10% of ALS patients have abnormal nerve conduction study results, but the test can also suggest other diagnoses. A muscle biopsy.[] Mills' syndrome: ascending (or descending) progressive hemiplegia: a hemiplegic form of primary lateral sclerosis? J. Neurol. Neurosurg.[]

    Missing: EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation
  • MELAS Syndrome

    Electron microscopy of a muscle biopsy sample revealed mitochondria with abnormally arranged cristae and abnormal electron densities.[] Episodes may be followed by transient hemiplegia or hemianopia lasting a few hours to several weeks.[] Histologically, there are ragged red fibres on muscle biopsy and accumulation of abnormal mitochondria in smooth muscle.[]

    Missing: EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation
  • Polyneuropathy

    Nerve and muscle biopsies may also be performed and may provide valuable information about the type and cause of the neuropathy.[] Episodic ataxia and hemiplegia caused by the 8993T- C mitochondrial DNA mutation . J Med Genet. 2007 Dec;44(12):797-9.[] EMG tests irritability and responsiveness, detects abnormal muscular electrical activity in motor neuropathy, and can help differentiate between muscle and nerve disorders[]

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  • Primary Lateral Sclerosis

    Muscle histology Deltoid muscle biopsies showed no mitochondrial abnormalities or dysfunction (Table 4 ). Muscle biopsies were normal in seven patients.[] Three years after onset she had a spastic contractured right-sided hemiplegia and walked with short shuffling steps.[] Gastaut JL, Bartolomei F: Mills' syndrome: ascending (or descending) progressive hemiplegia: a hemiplegic form of primary lateral sclerosis?[]

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  • Eosinophilic Fasciitis

    MRI of femur demonstrated oedema and abnormal enhancement along all of the fascial planes surrounding the pelvic and thigh muscles.[] Cambridge , Harvard University Press, 1957 , pp 206 – 212 11 Thompson M , Bywaters EG : Unilateral rheumatoid arthritis following hemiplegia .[] Currently, eosinophilic fasciitis can be diagnosed definitively only by full-thickness epidermis-to-muscle biopsy.[]

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  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy

    Electromyography was abnormal in all patients. Muscle biopsy in 1 patient demonstrated normal immunostaining for dystrophin.[] Physical examination showed severe motor aphasia, right hemiplegia, and signs of left heart failure.[] Elevated serum CK Skeletal muscle biopsy showing decreased dystrophin quantity Panel overlap The gene on this panel is also included on our Autism Intellectual Disability[]

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  • Motor Neuron Disease

    For patients with MND affecting the LMNs, the EMG will show evidence of: (1) acute denervation, which is ongoing as motor neurons degenerate, and (2) chronic denervation and[] The results of electromyography and muscle biopsy were compatible with ALS. However, supranuclear vertical gaze palsy and slow saccades are seen.[] reinnervation of the muscle, as the remaining motor neurons attempt to fill in for lost motor neurons.[]

    Missing: Hemiplegia
  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Other Studies Muscle biopsy may help to distinguish GBS from a primary myopathy in unclear cases.[] BACKGROUND A rare variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) consists of facial diplegia and paresthesia, but an even more rare association is with facial hemiplegia, similar[] Alternating hemiplegia of childhood 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 Alternating hemiplegia of childhood is a rare developmental disorder that is[]

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  • Episodic Ataxia

    […] the diagnosis, although bilateral calf hypertrophy, enlargement of type 1 and type 2 gastrocnemius muscle fibers, abnormal mitochondria, and variable glycogen depletion have[] Our data show that a heterozygous mutation in EAAT1 can lead to decreased glutamate uptake, which can contribute to neuronal hyperexcitability to cause seizures, hemiplegia[] Although confusion occurs in 21% of patients with HM, we found only one case in the literature of confusional episodes associated with ataxia without hemiplegia.[]

    Missing: EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation
  • Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

    If genetic testing does not confirm the diagnosis, then muscle biopsy can be done.[] Dejerine Syndrome, Alternating hypoglossal hemiplegia syndrome seen in neurovascular bulbar lesions, Dejerine Syndrome can also refer to pure alexia.[] Doctors can tell a lot from a biopsy sample, which can be subjected to many types of biochemical tests to reveal cellular and molecular abnormalities that suggest certain[]

    Missing: EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation

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