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    36 Possible Causes for Lower Motor Neurone Lesion in USA

    • Poliomyelitis
      Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
    • Hypercalcemia
      Lower Motor Neurone Lesion
    • Bulbar Poliomyelitis
      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

      motor neuron lesion. … motor 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 signs 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…