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15 Possible Causes for Hyporeflexia (Later), Long Tract Signs

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  • Myelopathy

    Nerve root compression commonly causes early radicular pain; later, there may be weakness, hyporeflexia, and muscle atrophy.[merckmanuals.com] Physical examination commonly elicits long tract signs such as spasticity, hyperreflexia, and abnormal reflexes such as Babinski or Hoffman's sign.[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] […] sensory deficits - may be the least advanced form of the disease; - Brachialgia and cord syndrome: radicular pain in the upper extremity along with motor and/or sensory long-tract[wheelessonline.com]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Babinski's sign positive) Flexor ( normal; Babinski's sign negative) Extraneous muscle activity No fasciculations/fibrillations Fasciculations and fibrillations amyotrophic lateral[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] , often asymmetrical); seldom significant long tract signs unless foramen magnum involved in addition MRI; CT with bone windows; no EMG evidence of CPD in limbs unless wasting[doi.org] […] neurone lesion Lower motor neurone lesion Paralysis Spastic-type contracture Flaccid-type contractures may develop Tendon reflexes Exaggerated; hyperreflexia Reduced/absent; hyporeflexia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Cervical Myelopathy

    This case highlights the need to look for long tract signs of physical exam to explore possible causes of cervical myelopathy to account for weakness in the legs, which cannot[aclr.com.es] Nerve root compression commonly causes early radicular pain; later, there may be weakness, hyporeflexia, and muscle atrophy.[merckmanuals.com] tract signs, ambulatory Class IIIB Objective weakness, long tract signs, non-ambulatory Japanese Orthopaedic Association Classification A point scoring system (17 total)[orthobullets.com]

  • Cervical Spinal Cord Tumor

    […] the diagnosis is made later). 13 The sudden onset of myelopathy secondary to spinal metastasis is a true neurologic emergency.[aafp.org] The neurologic examination usually reveals symmetric weakness with either flaccidity and hyporeflexia (if the diagnosis is made early) or spasticity and hyperreflexia (if[aafp.org]

  • Cervical Spinal Cord Injury

    […] the diagnosis is made later). 13 The sudden onset of myelopathy secondary to spinal metastasis is a true neurologic emergency.[aafp.org] The neurologic examination usually reveals symmetric weakness with either flaccidity and hyporeflexia (if the diagnosis is made early) or spasticity and hyperreflexia (if[aafp.org]

  • Radiculomyelopathy

    Nerve root compression commonly causes early radicular pain; later, there may be weakness, hyporeflexia, and muscle atrophy.[msdmanuals.com] It should, nevertheless, be considered in the differential diagnosis of urinary retention, with or without long-tract signs, in young patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] tract signs, ambulatory Class IIIB Objective weakness, long tract signs, non-ambulatory Japanese Orthopaedic Association Classification A point scoring system (17 total)[orthobullets.com]

  • Pyelonephritis

    Nerve root compression commonly causes early radicular pain; later, there may be weakness, hyporeflexia, and muscle atrophy.[msdmanuals.com] Long-term urinary tract obstruction (usually by a calculus ) and infection increase risk. The most common pathogens are Proteus mirabilis and Escherichia coli.[merckmanuals.com] Concomitant signs of a lower urinary tract infection (e.g., urinary frequency and dysuria) occur in about one third of individuals.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Progressive Muscular Atrophy

    Babinski's sign positive) Flexor ( normal; Babinski's sign negative) Extraneous muscle activity No fasciculations/fibrillations Fasciculations and fibrillations amyotrophic lateral[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] pyramidal signs, we believe that sporadic ALS of long clinical course mimicking SPMA exists.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Based on these clinicopathological findings and a literature review of sporadic autopsy cases of ALS with long clinical course (10 years or more), including four cases without[doi.org]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    […] reaffirmed.5,6 The criteria were devised to enable nonneurologists to recognize GBS and were intentionally restrictive, requiring the presence of universal limb areflexia or hyporeflexia[vdocuments.net] tract signs pharyngeal-cervical-brachial arm weakness, dysphagia and facial weakness pandysautonomia (rare form of GBS and characterised by pure autonomic involvement without[lifeinthefastlane.com] […] impairedmentation.4Clinical diagnostic criteria for GBS were introduced in 1978 following an increase in incidence after the swine flu vaccination programme, and these criteria were later[vdocuments.net]

  • Caudal Spinal Cord Tumor

    […] the diagnosis is made later). 13 The sudden onset of myelopathy secondary to spinal metastasis is a true neurologic emergency.[aafp.org] ” ipsilateral cranial nerve signs and contralateral long-tract signs : implies lesion of the brainstem ; sometimes used synonymously with dissociated sensory deficits due[strokecenter.org] The neurologic examination usually reveals symmetric weakness with either flaccidity and hyporeflexia (if the diagnosis is made early) or spasticity and hyperreflexia (if[aafp.org]

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