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10 Possible Causes for Lacunar Infarction, Limb Joint Contracture

  • Stroke

    […] disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to stabilize the joint.[en.wikipedia.org] […] cerebral circulation stroke Pure motor lacunar infarction Pure sensorimotor lacunar infarction Pure sensory lacunar infarction R.I.N.D. syndrome Reversible ischemic neurologic[icd9data.com] PATIENT CONCERNS: A 73-year-old female patient had only a lacunar infarction with the development of a new microbleed whenever a new neurologic symptom occurred, without the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebrovascular Disorder

    […] cerebral circulation stroke Pure motor lacunar infarction Pure sensorimotor lacunar infarction Pure sensory lacunar infarction R.I.N.D. syndrome Reversible ischemic neurologic[icd9data.com] […] disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to stabilize the joint.[en.wikipedia.org] Lacunar infarction and Virchow-Robin spaces. Am J Roentgenol 1988;151:551–558.[doi.org]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    […] ataxia, slapping foot) joint or muscle contractures neurological examination muscle spasticity increased deep tendon reflexes muscle weakness Babinski positive special tests[orthobullets.com] We investigated in detail, and the patient was found to have classical MRI features and CSF findings of multiple sclerosis with multiple lacunar infarcts, warranting different[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] wetness) GI incontinence, diarrhea, constipation urology incontinence, frequency, retention Physical exam inspection assess for gait abnormalities (e.g. wide-based gait, limb[orthobullets.com]

  • Endocarditis

    (TACI), partial anterior circulation infarct (PACI), lacunar infarct (LACI) or posterior circulation infarct (POCI).[en.wikipedia.org] […] should be positioned in the lengthened positions to prevent against further contractures, skin breakdown, and disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to[en.wikipedia.org] This subset of cryptogenetic stroke is defined as a non-lacunar brain infarct without proximal arterial stenosis or cardioembolic sources.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Lacunar Infarction

    CONCLUSION: FMD was low in patients with lacunar infarction. NMD was similar between the lacunar infarction group and the control group.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Furthermore, splints and braces can be used to support limbs and joints to prevent or treat complications such as contractures and spasticity. [8] The rehabilitation healthcare[en.wikipedia.org] […] not due to a lacunar infarct.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

    […] should be positioned in the lengthened positions to prevent against further contractures, skin breakdown, and disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to[en.wikipedia.org] (TACI), partial anterior circulation infarct (PACI), lacunar infarct (LACI) or posterior circulation infarct (POCI).[en.wikipedia.org] […] stabilize the joint. [36] Cold in the form of ice wraps or ice packs have been proven to briefly reduce spasticity by temporarily dampening neural firing rates. [36] Electrical[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Bruck Syndrome

    Subcortical lacunar lesions: an MR imaging finding in patients with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] contractures, fragile bones with onset of fractures in infancy or early childhood, short stature, severe limb deformity, progressive scoliosis, and pterygia.[malacards.org] Wikipedia : 76 Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC), or simply arthrogryposis, describes congenital joint... more...[malacards.org]

  • Progeria

    Clinical features that resemble premature aging include alopecia, joint contractures, progressive mandibular resorption, low bone density, lipoatrophy with limb wasting, and[ajnr.org] Both large- and small-vessel disease was observed, characterized by arterial territorial, white matter, lacunar, and watershed infarcts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Radiographic evidence of infarction was found in 60% of patients, of which half were likely clinically silent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hemorrhagic Stroke

    Small vessel disease (lacunar infarction) occurs when blood flow is blocked to a very small arterial vessel.[uhnj.org] […] should be positioned in the lengthened positions to prevent against further contractures, skin breakdown, and disuse of the limb with the use of splints or other tools to[en.wikipedia.org] (TACI), partial anterior circulation infarct (PACI), lacunar infarct (LACI) or posterior circulation infarct (POCI).[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Autosomal Recessive Osteopetrosis Type 5

    Orthopedic surgery is usually needed to correct severely affected joints and limbs and symptoms such as the multiple fixed flexion deformities as seen in our patient.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] 91 Chronic Arterial Infarction 92 Lacunar Infarction 93 Watershed Infarction 94 Dyke-Davidoff-Masson Syndrome 95 Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy with Subcortical[elsevier.com] While there is no cure, symptoms and deformities may still be alleviated with various methods due to multiple contractures and weakness.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com]

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