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150 Possible Causes for Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs, Radiculomyelopathy

  • Congenital Malformation of the Spine

    Severe motor impairment was present in nine patients, five of whom were paraparetic and four paraplegic; one newborn (case 7) presented with moderately hypertonic lower limbs[ajnr.org] lower limbs at presentation, although severe paraparesis developed subsequently.[ajnr.org] […] indiscernible cord were paraplegic at presentation; however, one newborn with hypoplastic cord was paraplegic, whereas one patient with an indiscernible cord had mildly hypertonic[ajnr.org]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    POEMS syndrome (Peripheral neuropathy, Organomegaly, Endocrinopathy, M protein, Skin changes) is a rare plasma cell disorder with multisystem involvementA 40-year-old man with a chronic history of unexplained peripheral neuropathy , presented with exudative ascites.He was found to have an incidental osteolytic lesion[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Radiculomyelopathy

    SYN: radiculomyelopathy.[medizin_en_de.deacademic.com] STUDY DESIGN: A comparative study was performed in patients with cervical radiculomyelopathy due to soft disc herniation to compare surgical results of laminoplasty with anterior[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Three cases of cervical radiculomyelopathy caused by calcification of the ligamenta flava of the cervical spine are reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Anterior Spinal Artery Syndrome

    Anterior spinal artery syndrome. Anterior cord syndrome is central diagram Specialty Neurosurgery Anterior spinal artery syndrome (also known as "anterior spinal cord syndrome") is syndrome caused by ischemia of the anterior spinal artery, resulting in loss of function of the anterior two-thirds of the spinal[…][en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Myelopathy

    Sometimes the cord and nerve roots are affected, causing radiculomyelopathy. Manifestations vary according to the neural structures involved but commonly include pain.[msdmanuals.com] Surg Neurol 58: 194–207 PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar Fouyas IP, Statham PF, Sandercock PA, Lynch C (2001) Surgery for cervical radiculomyelopathy.[link.springer.com] […] myelopathy due to encroachment of bony osteoarthritic growths (osteophytes) on the lower cervical spinal cord, sometimes with involvement of lower cervical nerve roots (radiculomyelopathy[msdmanuals.com]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Syringomyelia

    Bronchogenic cysts refer to congenital anomalies derived from the primitive foregut. Spinal bronchogenic cysts are uncommon entities, and those occurring in the intramedullary sites are extremely rare. Bronchogenic cysts involving the foramen magnum region have only been described in 2 cases; however,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Spinal Cord Infarction

    […] di Neuroradiologia 17(3):277–281 Google Scholar Thron A, Koenig E, Pfeiffer P, Rossberg C (1987) Dural vascular anomalies of the spine-an important cause of progressive radiculomyelopathy[link.springer.com]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Spinal Cord Compression

    Compression may often involve a radicular component (radiculomyelopathy).[neuroanatomy.wisc.edu]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Spinal Cord Lesion

    Compression may often involve a radicular component (radiculomyelopathy).[neuroanatomy.wisc.edu]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs
  • Spinal Cord Injury

    Spine. 26(24S):S2-S12, DEC 2001 PMID: 11805601 Issn Print: 0362-2436 Publication Date: 2001/12/01 Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid Abstract Spinal cord injury occurs through various countries throughout the world with an annual incidence of 15 to 40 cases per million, with the causes of these injuries[…][doi.org]

    Missing: Hypertonicity of the Lower Limbs

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