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2,065 Possible Causes for Increased Patellar Tendon Reflex, Muscle Spasticity, Narrowing of Medullary Canal

  • Cervical Myelopathy

    […] paresis, and spasticity; nerve root compression commonly causes early radicular pain, sometimes followed by weakness, hyporeflexia, and muscle atrophy.[merckmanuals.com] This narrowing in the lower back (lumbar canal stenosis) produces only radiculopathy (pinched nerve) because the tip of the spinal cord called the conus medullaris is at the[necksolutions.com] ), muscle weakness, and/or numbness (sensory deficits).[uscspine.com]

  • Spinal Cord Compression

    In a CT scan, a bony tumor rising from the posterior wall of the T3 body narrowing the spinal canal, and the MRI spinal cord compression at the same level and the hydrosyringomyelic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Muscle spasticity can cause spasms in the legs or make them more difficult to control.[livestrong.com] This narrowing in the lower back (lumbar canal stenosis) produces only radiculopathy (pinched nerve) because the tip of the spinal cord called the conus medullaris is at the[necksolutions.com]

  • Spastic Paraplegia

    It is accompanied by irritability and spastic contractions of the leg muscles. spastic paraplegia Paralysis of both lower limbs with muscle spasm.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Their primary symptoms are progressive spasticity and weakness of the leg and hip muscles.[sp-foundation.org] […] spas·tic par·a·ple·gi·a paresis of the lower extremities with increased muscle tone and spasmodic contraction of the muscles. spastic paraplegia Etymology: Gk, spasmos, spasm[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc

    If a herniated disc has been present for a long time, muscle weakness can eventually lead to atrophy of the involved muscles and/or complete numbness of the area of skin supplied[nervous-system-diseases.com] On the other hand, C7 nerve root involvement manifests as reduced strength of triceps muscle, as well as reduced triceps reflex, together with pain in the axilla that can[symptoma.com] When this happens, symptoms may include: Bulging disc in your thoracic spine: Muscle weakness, numbness, or tingling in one or both legs Increased reflexes in one or both[depuysynthes.com]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Paraplegia

    Firstly, chronic spasticity might be a risk factor for histopathological muscle alterations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Their primary symptoms are progressive spasticity and weakness of the leg and hip muscles.[sp-foundation.org] This case raises questions about the pathophysiology of muscle ruptures in highly functional patients with hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) who have only minor spasticity[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Spinal Cord Injury

    spasticity (increased muscle tone) management Medicines and alternative methods of managing pain and spasticity Psychological counseling Identifying problems and solutions[hopkinsmedicine.org] Some people with spinal cord injuries experience one of two types of muscle tone problems: uncontrolled tightening or motion in the muscles (spasticity) or soft and limp muscles[mayoclinic.org] The most common symptoms of acute spinal cord injury may include: Muscle weakness or paralysis in the trunk, arms, or legs Loss of feeling in the trunk, arms, or legs Muscle[massgeneral.org]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia

    Firstly, chronic spasticity might be a risk factor for histopathological muscle alterations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Their primary symptoms are progressive spasticity and weakness of the leg and hip muscles.[sp-foundationorg.presencehost.net] This case raises questions about the pathophysiology of muscle ruptures in highly functional patients with hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) who have only minor spasticity[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Cervical Spinal Cord Injury

    spasticity (increased muscle tone) management Medicines and alternative methods of managing pain and spasticity Psychological counseling Identifying problems and solutions[hopkinsmedicine.org] Some people with spinal cord injuries experience one of two types of muscle tone problems: uncontrolled tightening or motion in the muscles (spasticity) or soft and limp muscles[mayoclinic.org] An injection of Botulinum toxin (Botox) into spastic muscles is a treatment to reduce spasticity. This can be used to prevent muscle shorting and early contractures.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Spinal Cord Lesion

    spasticity (increased muscle tone) management Medicines and alternative methods of managing pain and spasticity Psychological counseling Identifying problems and solutions[hopkinsmedicine.org] Some people with spinal cord injuries experience one of two types of muscle tone problems: uncontrolled tightening or motion in the muscles (spasticity) or soft and limp muscles[mayoclinic.org] Increased muscle spasms or other signs of spasticity.[northshore.org]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Thoracic Spinal Cord Tumor

    A quick update to get you up to speed… I’ve been put back on Amitryptaline and Pregablin medication, designed to improve neuropathic pain, and muscle relaxant for spasticity[djohnston05blog.wordpress.com]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal