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137 Possible Causes for Hemianesthesia

  • Brown-Sequard Syndrome

    […] neurological condition characterized by a lesion in the spinal cord which results in weakness or paralysis (hemiparaplegia) on one side of the body and a loss of sensation (hemianesthesia[] […] neurological condition which has characteristics of a lesion found in the person’s spinal cord that leads to hemiparaplegia or wherein the half of the body is paralyzed and hemianesthesia[] The spinal cord is damaged but is not severed.Symptoms include weakness/paralysis (hemiparaplegia) to one side of the body and a loss of sensation (hemianesthesia) to the[]

  • Lateral Medullary Syndrome

    Ipsilateral loss of pain and temperature sensation from the face (facial hemianesthesia). Why? Spinal trigeminal nucleus and tract involved. Ipsilateral hearing loss.[] There was no Horner's syndrome or facial hemianesthesia. Investigations revealed hemoglobin of 13.6 with and mean corpuscular volume of 101.7 fl.[]

  • Carotid Artery Occlusion

    On the following day, the patient presented with left hemiplegia with hemianesthesia (National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale score   14).[]

  • Cerebral Embolism

    Ataxic hemiparesis Dysarthria–clumsy hand syndrome Lacunar infarcts *Ipsilateral facial sensory loss or motor weakness with contralateral body hemianesthesia or hemiparesis[] Lacunar infarcts may produce one of the classic lacunar syndromes (eg, pure motor hemiparesis, pure sensory hemianesthesia, ataxic hemiparesis, dysarthria–clumsy hand syndrome[] […] poor judgment, mutism, grasp reflex, gait apraxia Anterior cerebral artery (uncommon) Contralateral hemiparesis (worse in the arm and face than in the leg), dysarthria, hemianesthesia[]

  • Hysterical Neurosis

    But complete hemianesthesia is usually considered a very sure proof of hysteria, although it is anatomic in distribution.[] Another common distribution is complete hemianesthesia, which extends exactly to the midline of the body fore and aft.[] On examining the shoulder, I found that he was anaesthetic over the whole right shoulder and arm, but further investigation proved that he also had a complete hemianesthesia[]

  • Hyperesthetic Thalamic Pain Syndrome

    When that area is related with the thalamus, thalamic syndrome might follow. this is characterized by rapidly progressive hemiparesis; persistent supericial hemianesthesia[] When that area is related with the thalamus, thalamic syndrome might follow. this is characterized by rapidly progressive hemiparesis; persistent superficial hemianesthesia[] ,” whose signs and symptoms were summarized by Roussy (1906) in his thesis: slight hemiparesis usually without contracture and rapidly regressive; persistent superficial hemianesthesia[]

  • Carotid Embolism

    ACA territory are as follows: Crural paresis arm paresis Frontal signs (eg, abulia) Findings related to the anterior choroidal artery territory are as follows: Hemiparesis Hemianesthesia[]

  • Decompression Sickness

    Decompression sickness is a condition caused by change in barometric pressure. Since bubble formation is an uncontrolled process, they can develop anywhere in the body, common sites being the shoulders, elbows, knees, and ankles. In most cases of altitude decompression sickness, the person generally complains of[…][]

  • Sturge-Weber Syndrome

    Sturge-Weber syndrome is the third most common neurocutaneous disorder, after neurofibromatosis and tuberous sclerosis, and impacts approximately 1 in 20000 live births. Sturge-Weber syndrome is not inherited, but rather occurs exclusively sporadically, in both males and females and in all races and ethnic[…][]

  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

    Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is a rare, life-threatening disease that is characterized by focal neurological deficits. It is caused by the John Cunningham virus (JC virus), which is usually contracted during childhood but is asymptomatic until the virus is reactivated later in life due to weakened[…][]

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