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120 Possible Causes for Hyporeflexia in the Lower Limbs

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Physical examination confirmed lower left facial palsy and paresthesia of his extremities with hyporeflexia of his lower limbs and sensory loss of all four extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One patient had grade IV/V on MRC scale weakness in upper limbs with hyporeflexia and distal paresthesias in upper limbs and hyper-reflexia in lower limbs.[vdocuments.us] CASE REPORT A 54-year-old man presented with lower left facial palsy and paresthesia of his extremities, following an upper respiratory tract infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spinal Cord Injury

    Lower motor neurone signs in the upper limbs (atrophy, hyporeflexia).[patient.info] Upper motor neurone signs in the lower limbs (Babinski's sign: up-going plantar reflex, hyperreflexia, clonus, spasticity).[patient.info] Neurological signs: Lhermitte's sign: flexion of the neck causes an electric shock-type sensation that radiates down the spine and into the limbs.[patient.info]

  • Hypertensive Crisis

    […] upper and lower limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a case of a 62-year-old woman presented to the emergency department for hypertensive crisis with symmetric flaccid paralysis, hypotonia and hyporeflexia of both[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Abscess

    Brain abscess (or cerebral abscess) is an abscess caused by inflammation and collection of infected material, coming from local (ear infection, dental abscess, infection of paranasal sinuses, infection of the mastoid air cells of the temporal bone, epidural abscess) or remote (lung, heart, kidney etc.) infectious[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    […] and hyporeflexia in the lower limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] revealed severe atrophy of right thenar muscles, flexion contractures on the right elbow, wrist and fingers, bilateral calf hypertrophy, myotatic areflexia in the upper limbs[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myofibrillar Myopathy Type 4

    Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease Late-onset distal myopathy, Markesbery-Griggs type Disease definition A rare, genetic, non-dystrophic myofibrillar myopathy disorder characterized by late-adult onset of distal and/or proximal limb muscle weakness with initial involvement of posterior lower leg[…][orpha.net]

  • Velocardiofacial Syndrome

    Velocardiofacial syndrome is classically characterized by clefting of the secondary palate, cardiac defects, learning disabilities, and facial dysmorphism. Knowledge of this syndrome is of significant importance to otolaryngologists because a failure to recognize it prior to head and neck surgery can result in serious[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Food-Borne Botulism

    Euro Surveill. 2017 Aug 10;22(32). pii: 30591. doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2017.22.32.30591. Mad'arová L 1 , Dorner BG 2, 3 , Schaade L 3 , Donáth V 4 , Avdičová M 1 , Fatkulinová M 1 , Strhársky J 1 , Sedliačiková I 1 , Klement C 1, 5 , Dorner MB 2, 3 . Author information 1 Regional Authority of Public Health Banská Bystrica,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Poliomyelitis

    Article Navigation From the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine London, United Kingdom Reprint requests to Dr. Paul Fine, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom. Search for other works by this author on: Paul E. M. Fine From the London School of[…][aje.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Cervical Herniated Disc

    Lower motor neurone signs in the upper limbs (atrophy, hyporeflexia).[patient.info] Upper motor neurone signs in the lower limbs (Babinski's sign - up-going plantar reflex, hyperreflexia, clonus, spasticity).[patient.info] Lhermitte's sign (flexing the neck causes electric shock-like sensations that extend down the spine and shoot into the limbs).[patient.info]

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