Create issue ticket

905 Possible Causes for Hemiplegia, Muscle Spasm

  • Homocystinuria

    The child responded well to this therapy and the muscle spasms as well as skin manifestations such as cutis marmorata subsided.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Given her previous psychiatric history, she was misdiagnosed with malingering until hemiplegia and incontinence became apparent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs and symptoms include mental retardation, thromboembolic events that can eventually lead to aphasia, hemiplegia, pseudobulbar palsy or ataxia, features of Marfan's syndrome[symptoma.com]

  • MELAS Syndrome

    Less commonly, people with MELAS may experience involuntary muscle spasms, impaired muscle coordination, hearing loss, heart and kidney problems, diabetes, Epilepsy, and hormonal[sites.google.com] The syndrome also features retinal degeneration leading to visual field defects, and sometime hemiplegia.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Episodes may be followed by transient hemiplegia or hemianopia lasting a few hours to several weeks.[markalewis.com]

  • Hemiplegic Migraine

    For myself, personally, narcotics do nothing for my migraine pain, BUT, they help my muscle spasm pain SO much.[change.org] Familial hemiplegic migraine (FHM) and alternating hemiplegia of childhood (AHC) are severe neurological disorders that share clinical features.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hemiplegic migraine (HM) and alternating hemiplegia of childhood (AHC) are rare episodic neurological brain disorders with partial clinical and genetic overlap.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hemiplegia

    Additionally, children with hemiplegia may be forced to take antispasmodic drugs to prevent muscle spasms .[cerebral-palsy-information.com] We describe the first reported case of unilateral hemiplegia as a complication of septoplasty.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Changes on the other side of the body, since those muscles may begin to atrophy or become painful due to chronic muscle spasms.[spinalcord.com]

  • Migraine

    […] cervical segments, in order to diminish the muscle spasms and guarding and restore normal mobility to the neck.[vestibular.org] She reported severe pain of the right hemibody just before hemiplegia that was enventually suggestive of possible epileptic seizure, justifying diagnostic video-EEG monitoring[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A person experiencing this migraine has with temporary paralysis (hemiplegia) or neurological or sensory changes on one side of the body.[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Epidural Hematoma

    On admission, she exhibited low-grade fever (oral 37.5 C) and severe cervical paraspinal muscle spasm accompanied by 4/5 quadriparesis (based on muscle strength grading 0–[surgicalneurologyint.com] […] microangiopathic changes Arterial hypertension and increasing age are the most important risk factors Clinical features Lucid interval , then loss of consciousness Headache Hemiplegia[amboss.com] .,[2 6] of their 14 patients had hemiplegia and 5 had headache.[barrowneuro.org]

  • Subdural Hematoma

    spasms) When to Seek Medical Help Always get medical help after a head injury.[ericratinoff.com] Historical note and terminology In 1657 Wepfer described the presence of a "bloody cyst" in the subdural space of an elderly man postmortem who had developed an aphasia and hemiplegia[medlink.com] […] common risk factors are: advanced age, alcohol abuse, seizures, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunts, coagulopathies, blood thinners, and patients at risk for falling (e.g. hemiplegia[intechopen.com]

  • Hemophilia B

    The bleeding results in distension of the synovial space and causes muscle spasms, pain and arthropathy.[symptoma.com] A 44-year-old male with severe hemophilia B was referred to our department because of nausea, vomiting, left lower limb hemiplegia, and left arm paresis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A muscle spasm may occur when the muscle tightens up to protect itself, called Volkman’s sign.[rarebleedingdisorders.com]

  • Todd Paralysis

    They may have violent muscle spasms or lose consciousness. Epilepsy has many possible causes, including illness, brain injury, and abnormal brain development.[icdlist.com] This is the first described ECG evidence of a dynamically displaced J-point in the setting of postictal hemiplegia. 2013 S.[karger.com] Spastic muscles. Some people with quadriplegia experience muscle spasms which cause the legs and arms to jerk.[eyecomtec.com]

  • Scorpion Sting

    In adults, tachycardia, hypertension, increased respirations, weakness, muscle spasms, and fasciculations may predominate.[merckmanuals.com] Hemiplegia and motor aphasia are rare complications following scorpion sting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 30 year old male presented with crossed buccofacial apraxia, apraxia for speech, Left UMN facial palsy and hemiplegia following scorpion sting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms