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583 Possible Causes for Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity, Spasticity - Hyperreflexia

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    The upper motor signs include spasticity, hyperreflexia and weakness. The lower motor signs include amyotrophy, weakness and fasciculations.[symptoma.com] hyperreflexia ( ) Hoffman's ( ) Babinski's spastic dysarthria lower motor neuron (LMN) signs muscular atrophy weakness clinical fasciculations clumsiness Evaluation Diagnosis[orthobullets.com] Upper motor neuron findings include spasticity and hyperreflexia. Lower motor neuron findings consist of fasciculations(muscle twitching) and atrophy.[medicine.yale.edu]

  • Syringomyelia

    Upper extremity reflexes are diminished or absent, whereas weakness, altered gait, spasticity, and hyperreflexia may be noted in the lower extremities.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] upper extremities.[amboss.com] Symptoms include dissociated sensory loss , presenting as a cape-like distribution of decreased sensitivity to pain and temperature, and flaccid atrophic paralysis in the[amboss.com]

  • Brachial Plexus Neuritis

    paralysis of the upper extremity.[meeting.handsurgery.org] BSN; Ann Schwentker, MD; Kevin Yakuboff, MD Cincinnati Children's Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH Introduction: Virally mediated brachial plexus neuritis can cause acute flaccid[meeting.handsurgery.org]

    Missing: Spasticity - Hyperreflexia
  • Lesch Nyhan Syndrome

    In LNS patients there are three major signs of pyramidal dysfunction: spasticity, hyperreflexia and the extensor plantar reflex (also known as the Babinski reflex: the great[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org] […] and behavior is common hyperreflexia 4.[slideshare.net] Dystonia appears to be the main neurological complications, but it can be combined with other problems such as spasticity, ballismus, choreoathetosis, and hyperreflexia.[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity
  • Cervical Spine Fracture

    This is characterized by spastic motor paralysis with hyperactive tendon reflexes, occasionally severe autonomic hyperreflexia, and some return of involuntary bladder function[trauma.org]

  • Myelitis

    hyperreflexia. • Back pain, paresthesias, radicular pain in the legs • Bilateral, asymmetric, unilateral, acute-sub acute progressive leg weakness with any of the features[slideshare.net] […] fever (nonspecific viral illness) • ATM, the onset of spinal cord dysfunction usually progress in 4 hours to 21 days, the patient's signs usually plateau and evolve toward spasticity[slideshare.net]

    Missing: Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity
  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    , hyperreflexia Changes in vital signs resulting from brainstem compression Ultrasonography Indication: clinical suspicion during antenatal period or in infants 6 months[amboss.com] […] with a circumference the average for a given age and sex by 2 standard deviations (as indicated by a percentile growth chart) Tense fontanelle Sunset sign Lower extremity spasticity[amboss.com]

    Missing: Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity
  • Classic Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Syndrome

    Neurological examination at age 67 disclosed pseudobulbar palsy, spastic gait, hyperreflexia, and presence of bilateral Hoffmann and Babinski signs.[okayama.pure.elsevier.com]

    Missing: Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity
  • Severe X-Linked Intellectual Disability Type Gustavson

    Seizures Milia Spasticity Hyperreflexia SOURCES: DOID GARD OMIM MESH MONDO ORPHANET UMLS More info about SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA 6, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT; SPG6 Low match KAHRIZI[mendelian.co] spastic paraplegia which usually presents in late adolescence or early adulthood as a pure phenotype of lower limb spasticity with hyperreflexia and extensor plantar responses[mendelian.co] SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA 6, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT; SPG6 Is also known as familial spastic paraplegia, autosomal dominant, 3;fsp3;spg6 Related symptoms: Autosomal dominant inheritance[mendelian.co]

    Missing: Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity
  • Spinal Cord Neoplasm

    Physical Findings on physical examination correspond to the location of the tumor, degree of cord impingement, and duration, and may include the following: Spasticity; hyperreflexia[emedicine.medscape.com] Hyperreflexia IX.[fpnotebook.com] Cord Compression, motor deficits are more common than sensory Pain on Vertebra l body compression Early changes Flaccidity Hyporeflexia Later changes Cauda Equina Syndrome Spasticity[fpnotebook.com]

    Missing: Flaccid Paralysis of the Upper Extremity

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