56 Possible Causes for Long Tract Signs in USA

  • Spinal Epidural Abscess
    Long Tract Signs
  • Cervical Myelopathy
    Long Tract Signs
  • Cervical Cord Compression
    Long Tract Signs
  • Myelopathy
    Long Tract Signs

    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-tractsigns. - Clinical Findings: - see: exam of spinal cord - presentation: ( Bertalanffy, et al ) - 61% presented with radicular symptoms - 16% had pure myelopathic symptoms … and ambulatory function Ranawat Classification Class I Pain, no neurologic deficit Class II Subjective weakness, hyperreflexia, dyssthesias Class IIIA Objective weakness, long[1] [2]

  • Pontine Glioma
    Long Tract Signs

    Deterioration of handwriting and speech, in older children Common clinical findings on physical examination can be summarized as constituting a triad of cranial nerve deficits, longtract signs, and ataxia (of trunk and limbs). … vomiting, and weakness Sensory loss in the face (involvement of the trigeminal nucleus) Dysphagia and/or dysphonia from lower cranial nerve involvement (commonly IX and X) Long[3]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
    Long Tract Signs
  • Alzheimer Disease
    Long Tract Signs
  • Thoracic Spinal Cord Tumor
    Long Tract Signs
  • Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
    Long Tract Signs
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
    Long Tract Signs

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References

  1. Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics, http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/myelopathy
  2. Cervical Myelopathy - Spine - Orthobullets.com, http://www.orthobullets.com/spine/2031/cervical…
  3. Brainstem Gliomas: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1156030-overview