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2,155 Possible Causes for Generalized Rhythmic Slowing, Impaired Balance, Spasticity - Hyperreflexia

  • Hydrocephalus

    , hyperreflexia Changes in vital signs resulting from brainstem compression due to herniation Because the fontanelles of infants are still open, the accumulation of CSF can[amboss.com] Symptoms may include impaired gait and balance, lack of bladder control, difficulty in thinking and remembering, headaches and vision problems.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Headache; difficulty in remaining awake or waking up; loss of coordination or balance; bladder control problems; impaired vision and cognitive skills that may affect job performance[aans.org]

  • Hyponatremia

    They are primarily central nervous system (CNS) manifestations, such as irritability, restlessness, lethargy, muscular twitching, spasticity and hyperreflexia, all of which[aafp.org] The sensation of thirst, renal function, concentrating abilities and hormonal modulators of salt and water balance are often impaired in the elderly, which makes such patients[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She regained consciousness after correcting her body-fluid balance with hypertonic saline and intravenous hydrocortisone sodium therapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Episodic Ataxia

    […] and spasticity, extracerebellar signs commonly seen with other SCA syndromes.[jnnp.bmj.com] EEG may be characterized by intermittent and generalized slow activity, frequently intermingled with spikes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Causes - Hereditary paroxysmal cerebral ataxia * Dizziness * Dysarthria * Impaired balance * Incoordination * Migraine * Nystagmus * Slurred speech * Unsteadiness * Vertigo[checkorphan.org]

  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    These patients met the inclusion criteria and were assessed for their impaired balance at the District of Columbia Veterans Affair Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Balance impairments (also sometimes called balance dysfunctions or balance disorders) are common for some following a TBI.[disabled-world.com] , for example, impaired: § (a) mobility (balance, strength, muscle tone, or equilibrium); § (b) fine or gross motor skills; § (c) speed of processing or motor response time[revisor.mn.gov]

    Missing: Spasticity - Hyperreflexia
  • Alzheimer Disease

    Reading or writing may also be impaired. Impaired judgment. The individual might have trouble making decisions, solving problems, or planning.[health.harvard.edu] impairment.[doi.org] For example, he may no longer be able to balance a checkbook or pay bills. Disorientation.[health.harvard.edu]

    Missing: Spasticity - Hyperreflexia
  • Stroke

    BACKGROUND: Proprioception deficits are common post-stroke and may lead to impaired standing balance and restricted mobility.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cerebellar strokes Cerebellar strokes commonly impair balance and coordination.[americannursetoday.com] Common initial symptoms of a stroke include: Severe headache Impairment or loss of vision Memory loss Confusion Loss of balance or co-ordination Poor balance and dizziness[southerncross.co.nz]

    Missing: Spasticity - Hyperreflexia
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Affected individuals may have tremors, muscle stiffness (spasticity), exaggerated reflexes (hyperreflexia), weakness or partial paralysis of the muscles of the limbs, difficulty[icdlist.com] This condition, known as progressive cerebellar syndrome (PCS), is seen less often than progressive myelopathy but can manifest with: Tremor: Impairment of fine hand movement[verywell.com] […] variety of symptoms, including changes in sensation (hypoesthesia), muscle weakness, abnormal muscle spasms, or difficulty in moving; difficulties with coordination and balance[disabled-world.com]

    Missing: Generalized Rhythmic Slowing
  • Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia

    […] by progressive spasticity and hyperreflexia of the lower limbs HSMN V familial spastic paraplegia Strümpell-Lorrain disease French settlement disease Strumpell-Lorrain disease[wikidata.org] Several features of hereditary spastic paraplegia contribute to balance impairments and multiple treatment options exist.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Unstable balance and ataxia (impaired control of voluntary movements) occur.[mun-h-center.se]

    Missing: Generalized Rhythmic Slowing
  • Dementia

    Turk, High Prevalence of Falls, Fear of Falling, and Impaired Balance in Older Adults with Pain in the United States: Findings from the 2011 National Health and Aging Trends[doi.org] A host of cognitive and neurological impairments accompany vascular dementia, including memory impairment and trouble with coordination such as walking and balancing.[verywellhealth.com] Cohen , Association Between Psychotropic Medication Polypharmacy and an Objective Measure of Balance Impairment Among Middle-Aged Adults: Results from the US National Health[doi.org]

    Missing: Spasticity - Hyperreflexia
  • Meningoencephalitis

    Residual impairment may be cognitive, behavioural or emotional and vary greatly in severity.[patient.info] Physical problems include mild balance, co-ordination and dexterity problems or major neurological problems, with speech and swallowing problems and total dependency.[patient.info]

    Missing: Spasticity - Hyperreflexia