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40 Possible Causes for Hemiparesis, Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs

  • Cerebral Palsy

    Spastic Hemiplegia/Hemiparesis: This type affects only one side of body and is more prevalent in the arms than the legs.[pediatricbrainfoundation.org] All had spasticity affecting predominantly the lower limbs, although 2 also had mild hypertonia and ataxia of the upper limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] neonatal brain against hypoxic-ischemic injury Brain reorganisation in cerebral palsy : a high-field functional MRI study. 1 subject, 15 years old, with perinatal left-sided hemiparesis[chasa.org]

  • Hemiparesis

    Learning Points * Define hemiplegia and distinguish it from hemiparesis. * Differentiate between spastic hemiparesis and flacid hemiparesis.[web.archive.org] Mass grasp / - Pronation/supination / - Rebound test of holmes / - Tapping (hand) / - Drawing a circle (hand and foot) / - Fixation/position holding (upper and lower limb[slideshare.net] Hemiparesis, or unilateral paresis, is weakness of one entire side of the body ( hemi- means "half").[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Paraparesis

    Strictly unilateral lesions at C1-T2 result in clinical involvement on only the affected side of the body (hemiparesis, hemiplegia).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The lower limb spasticity is the prominent finding on examination, particularly in the hamstrings, quadriceps, and ankles.[jnnp.bmj.com] When it occurs to one whole side of the body, it is called Hemiparesis. sherlock87 Post 2 @anon125280 I have never known of someone having paraparesis, or paraplegia, in only[wisegeek.org]

  • Cardiac Myxoma

    Sudden-onset hemiparesis was the most frequent neurological symptom (63%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Motor system examination of left upper and lower limb were found to be hypertonic and power was 0/5 in both left upper and lower limb, whereas the opposite limbs were normal[casereports.in] […] basal ganglion, cerebellum and parietal and temporal regions) corresponded well to the common manifestations of this patient setting, such as conscious alteration, ataxia, hemiparesis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spastic Paraparesis-Deafness Syndrome

    Showing of 16 80%-99% of people have these symptoms Gait disturbance Abnormal gait Abnormal walk Impaired gait [ more ] 0001288 Hemiplegia/hemiparesis Paralysis or weakness[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] bladder) and extensor plantar responses with weakness of a pyramidal distribution in the lower limbs.[ruralneuropractice.com] […] hyperreflexia 60 33 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0001347 3 sensorineural hearing impairment 60 33 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0000407 4 hemiplegia/hemiparesis[malacards.org]

  • X-linked Parkinsonism-Spasticity Syndrome

    Intracerebral hemorrhage most commonly occurs in the putamen and leads to sudden headache, severe hemiparesis, loss of consciousness, and deviation of the eyes to one side[britannica.com] The lower limb spasticity is the prominent finding on examination, particularly in the hamstrings, quadriceps, and ankles.[jnnp.bmj.com] The usual symptoms are aphasia and other disorders of higher cerebral functioning, hemiparesis (weakness of the face and arm on the other side of the body), and loss of sensation[britannica.com]

  • Arachnoiditis

    Due to the pressure on the motor and sensory centers of movement disorders may occur (mono-or hemiparesis) and sensitivity.[minclinic.ru] Methods Examination revealed generalized weakness and hypertonicity of both lower limbs with loss of all sensory modalities below D7.[doi.org] Gomolateralnye pyramidal signs are rare and even more rare extremity hemiparesis. The CSF changes are usually limited to high blood pressure, sometimes poorly marked.[minclinic.ru]

  • Neonatal Sepsis

    In ten infants, four cases of left spastic hemiparesis, four cases of spastic quadriparesis, and two cases of spastic diparesis were identified.[scielo.br] Hypertonia was the most frequent dysfunction (17 evaluated as hypertonic and seven as hypotonic), mainly affecting the upper and/or lower limbs, or one hemisphere.[scielo.br]

  • Autosomal Recessive Spastic Paraplegia Type 57

    ) Aarskog syndrome, autosomal dominant (Ophthalmoplegia) Acute intermittent porphyria (Hemiplegia, hemiparesis) Adams-Oliver syndrome (Hemiplegia, hemiparesis) ... ...[familydiagnosis.com] The lower limb spasticity is the prominent finding on examination, particularly in the hamstrings, quadriceps, and ankles.[jnnp.bmj.com] Polyneuropathy Type) X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy Causes List for Paralysis List of possible causes of Paralysis or similar symptoms may include: 8 ATR-X syndrome (Hemiplegia, hemiparesis[familydiagnosis.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Spastic Paraplegia Type 44

    ) Aarskog syndrome, autosomal dominant (Ophthalmoplegia) Acute intermittent porphyria (Hemiplegia, hemiparesis) Adams-Oliver syndrome (Hemiplegia, hemiparesis) ... ...[familydiagnosis.com] The lower limb spasticity is the prominent finding on examination, particularly in the hamstrings, quadriceps, and ankles.[jnnp.bmj.com] Polyneuropathy Type) X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy Causes List for Paralysis List of possible causes of Paralysis or similar symptoms may include: 8 ATR-X syndrome (Hemiplegia, hemiparesis[familydiagnosis.com]

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