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93 Possible Causes for Impaired Balance, Positive Romberg Sign

  • Tabes Dorsalis

    Romberg's sign. 05:36 And as you know, a positive Romberg is a measure of how the posterior columns are working. 05:45 So you have the patient stand with feet together, hands[] Problem List: Impaired sensation Weakness Hypotonicity Impaired coordination Impaired gait Impaired balance 9. Goals for Physiotherapy: 1.[] The Romberg sign was positive and the gait was ataxic and high stepping.[]

  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    ; and a positive Romberg test.[] The patient was still a low fall risk status with a Berg balance of 45/56, showed impairments on dynamic balance testing, single leg activities, and ambulation on uneven surfaces[] Older age, sensory deficits, anemia, positive Romberg and Babinski signs are negatively correlated with complete resolution.[]

  • Neurosyphilis

    He had Babinski reflex present in the left foot, positive Romberg sign, and walked with a wide base.[] Other signs include vision loss, loss of reflexes and loss of sense of vibration, poor gait, and impaired balance.[] (sensory ataxia, positive Romberg’s sign), areflexia, sluggish pupils(early), autonomic and sphincter dysfunction Chronic Myeloradiculopathy The role of the polymerase chain[]

  • Nitrous Oxide

    A broad-based gait and a positive Romberg sign were noted. The level of vitamin B12 was low (76 pmol/l).[] balance.[] He was found to have dysmetria, poor proprioception, decreased sensation to vibration and light touch over his extremities, and a mildly positive Romberg sign.[]

  • Vitamin E Deficiency

    Romberg sign) A nodding movement of the head (titubation) Decreased visual sharpness (acuity) Positive Babinski sign (upward movement of the big toe and fanning of the feet[] […] coordination Impaired balance Another symptom of a deficiency of vitamin E is a decline in the cognitive functions in children with cystic fibrosis.[] Romberg sign, loss of profound sensitivity, and slight generalized hypotonia.[]

  • Diabetic Pseudotabes

    Romberg sign.[] […] and vibration sensibility Tabetic gait; positive Romberg sign Absent reflexes Frequent foot ulcers and arthropathy Mononeuritis or Mononeuritis Multiplex General features[] Romberg's sign): · vitamin B 12 deficiency (subacute combined degeneration of the cord) tabes dorsalis (syphilis) CEREBELLO-PONTINE ANGLE LESION · acoustic / vestibular neuroma[]

  • Diffuse Serous Labyrinthitis

    Romberg’s sign – some patients* with cerebellar ataxia also have a positive Romberg’s sign and they are also dependent on visual cues for maintenance of postural balance[] Labyrinthine symptoms (hearing loss, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, impaired balance, etc.) are usually pronounced.[] Dizziness, nausea and loss of balance, especially on head movement, are the commonest symptoms and these will impair performance in sport until they settle.[]

  • Cerebellar Ataxia - Neuropathy - Vestibular Areflexia Syndrome

    All patients showed gait and limb ataxia, positive Romberg sign, cerebellar dysarthria, gaze-evoked nystagmus, absent deep tendon reflexes, and impaired vibratory sensation[] Cerebellar ataxia with neuropathy and bilateral vestibular areflexia syndrome (CANVAS) represents a widespread impairment of the various systems involved in balance: cerebellar[] impairment and sensory disturbances in the lower limbs, which can severely affect patients’ quality of life.[]

  • Sensory Ataxic Neuropathy - Dysarthria - Ophthalmoparesis Syndrome

    Romberg sign * Depression * Dysphagia * Nystagmus * Reduced position sense * Mild cognitive impairment * Reduced vibration sense * Balance problems * Frequent falls * Muscle[] We describe a SANDO patient who noticed an increasingly impaired balance and gait, without any dizziness.[] Romberg's sign .[]

  • Labyrinthine Concussion

    Examine Lost shock check Threshold hearing function test, fistula test, position test and Romberg sign.[] Problems with eyesight ( vision impairments ): Eyesight is one of the key senses you need to keep your balance.[] Vision impairments : Eyesight is one of the key senses for assisting in an individual keeping his/her balance.[]

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