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124 Possible Causes for Hemianesthesia

  • 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.[]

  • 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[]

  • 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

    ,” 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

    […] disorder caused by dissolved gases in the tissues forming bubbles during reduction of the surrounding pressure Decompression sickness ( DCS ; also known as divers' disease , the bends or caisson disease ) describes a condition arising from dissolved gases coming out of solution into bubbles inside the body on[…][]

  • Sturge-Weber Syndrome

    Sturge–Weber syndrome or Sturge–Weber–Krabbe disease , sometimes referred to as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis , is a rare congenital neurological and skin disorder. It is one of the phakomatoses and is often associated with port-wine stains of the face, glaucoma , seizures , mental retardation , and ipsilateral[…][]

  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

    Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy ( PML ) is a rare and usually fatal viral disease characterized by progressive damage ( -pathy ) or inflammation of the white matter ( leuko- ) of the brain ( -encephalo- ) at multiple locations ( multifocal ). It is caused by the JC virus , which is normally present and[…][]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Multiple sclerosis ( MS ) is a demyelinating disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged. [1] This damage disrupts the ability of parts of the nervous system to communicate, resulting in a range of signs and symptoms , including physical, mental , and sometimes[…][]

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