29 Possible Causes for Lower Motor Neurone Lesion in USA

  • Poliomyelitis
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Bulbar Poliomyelitis
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Hypercalcemia
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Spinal Paralytic Poliomyelitis
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Postpoliomyelitis Syndrome
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Diabetic Amyotrophy
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Meningomyelocele
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Brachial Plexus Neuritis
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
  • Motor Neuron Disease
    Lower Motor Neurone Lesion

    Physical findings help differentiate upper from lower MNDs (see Table: Distinguishing Upper From Lower Motor Neuron Lesions ) and weakness due to lower MNDs from that due … Distinguishing Upper From Lower Motor Neuron Lesions Feature Upper Lesion Lower Lesion Reflexes Hyperactive Diminished or absent Atrophy Absent* Present Fasciculations Absent[1]

  • Primary Lateral Sclerosis

    weakness on an upper motor neuron basis; spasticity, hyperreflexia, and Babinski signs are present, but not fasciculation potentials, nor any electrodiagnostic evidence of a lowermotor neuron lesion. primary lateral sclerosis a slowly progressing degenerative brain disease characterized by weakness, spasticity, hyperreflexia, and a positive Babinski … weakness on an upper motor neuron basis; spasticity, hyperreflexia, and Babinski sign are present, but not fasciculation potentials, nor any electrodiagnostic evidence of a lower[2]

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References

  1. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Other Motor Neuron Diseases (MNDs) - Neurologic Disorders, http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/neurol…
  2. Primary lateral sclerosis | definition of primary lateral sclerosis by Medical dictionary, http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com…