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145 Possible Causes for Hyperreflexia in the Lower Extremities, Leg Pain

  • Hemivertebra

    Intermittent history of myelopathy, with weakness in the lower extremities, pain intermittently and physical examination showing hyperreflexia in the lower extremities. 6.[espine.com] Both patients presented with back and leg pain, urinary hesitancy/incontinence, difficulty sitting and lying down, waddling gait, and restriction of movement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tumoral Calcinosis

    The position and vibration senses in her lower extremities were also disturbed. She had hyperreflexia of the lower extremities without extensor toe sign.[jrheum.org] […] to be radiating leg pain caused by lumbar spinal disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] View this table: In this window In a new window Case 1 An 8-year-old Saudi Arab girl presented with a 2-week history of right leg pain and fever.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Tethered Cord Syndrome

    In a multivariate analysis, the authors found that patients who presented with asymmetrical lower extremity weakness (p 0.0021, hazard ratio 5.7) or lower extremity hyperreflexia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 32-yr-old woman sought treatment at a private chiropractic clinic for a 6-month history of low back pain with intermittent diffuse bilateral leg pain and numbness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The mean follow-up period was 10 months 27 days. 95% of all patients with back and leg pains improved and 5% remained the same.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Diastematomyelia

    Sensorimotor deficits, hyperreflexia, and a positive Babinski reflex in the right lower extremity were demonstrated on examination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Removal of a bone spur and sectioning of the tight terminal filum did not relieve her left leg and back pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 3-year-old girl presented with right leg pain. At spinal MR scan there was diastematomyelia with a bony peg at L1 and syringomyelia at T10-11.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tropical Spastic Paraparesis

    In more than 90% of the cases, the neurological features involve: spasticity and/or hyperreflexia of the lower extremities, urinary bladder disturbance, lower extremity muscle[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Synonym: HTLV-1–associated myelopathy Symptoms Symptoms include back pain with gradual loss of motor function in one or both legs, ataxia, and urinary incontinence.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] They presented with spastic weakness of both lower extremities, hyperreflexia with upgoing toes, sphincteric dysfunction, and normal sensation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningeal Melanocytoma

    Abstract A 79-year-old female presented with difficulty ambulating and was found to have weakness and hyperreflexia in the lower extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Our patient experienced numbness and tingling in her left leg for 8 years, and low back pains with intermittent claudication for the previous 2 months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The neurologic examination revealed that the patient had left-sided lower extremity weakness of 4 , decreased sensation on the right side, and hyperreflexia in both legs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tabes Dorsalis

    The condition tends to present 15 to 20 years after the initial infection and is characterized by lightening-like pains in the lower extremities, Urinary incontinence ; Ataxia[jove.com] The patient was treated with intravenous penicillin for 14 days, and gabapentin was started for the neuropathic leg pains.[nejm.org] The condition tends to present 15 to 20 years after the initial infection and is characterized by lightening-like pains in the lower extremities, URINARY INCONTINENCE; ATAXIA[connects.catalyst.harvard.edu]

  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    extremity spasticity , hyperreflexia Changes in vital signs resulting from brainstem compression Ultrasonography Indication: clinical suspicion during antenatal period or[amboss.com] A 17-month-old girl presented to the authors' clinic with a 6-month history of back and leg pain, gait regression, constipation, and marked lumbar hyperlordosis due to a PMAVF[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] enlarged head with a circumference the average for a given age and sex by 2 standard deviations (as indicated by a percentile growth chart) Tense fontanelle Sunset sign Lower[amboss.com]

  • Lumbar Radiculopathy

    extremities, and bladder and possibly bowel dysfunction.[journals.lww.com] Journal Your Back and Leg Pain Regarding your leg and back pain, it may be helpful to keep a journal of your activities, documenting when the pain began, the activities that[spineuniverse.com] Approximately 80% of the population is plagued by back pain at one time or another. Associated leg pain occurs less frequently.[spineuniverse.com]

  • Cloacal Exstrophy

    The patient showed an improvement in the lower-extremity hyperreflexia postoperatively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] syndrome and growing pains in children with familial Mediterranean fever.[turkishjournalpediatrics.org] In 2009 he got MRSA, probably from a cut on the leg. The leg got infected and soon after he developed lots of inflammation and fever and pain in the back.[ecorn-cf.eu]

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