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2,136 Possible Causes for Muscle Spasticity, Narrowing of Medullary Canal, Thenar Muscle Atrophy

  • Cervical Spondylosis

    The main clinical features are localized wasting and weakness of the extrinsic and intrinsic hand muscles, but not accompanied by either sensory loss or spastic quadriparesis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of the medullary canal [14].[termedia.pl] […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com]

  • 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] […] groups, especially in the extremities poor or pathologic tandem gait atrophy of the hand’s thenar prominence (the fleshy fat pad just superior to the thumb on the ventral[americannursetoday.com]

  • 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
  • Autosomal Dominant Spastic Paraplegia Type 17

    This accumulation likely damages and kills motor neurons, which leads to muscle weakness and spasticity.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] muscle atrophy 0003393 Thenar muscle weakness 0003427 Showing of 25 Last updated: 12/1/2018 Making a diagnosis for a genetic or rare disease can often be challenging.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] of the thenar muscles and tapering fingers.[aetna.com]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Lower Motor Neuron Syndrome with Late-Adult Onset

    Doctors can prescribe medications for reducing fatigue, muscle cramps, muscle spasticity, and excessive saliva or phlegm, as well as pain, depression, sleeping problems or[livescience.com] The spinal cord terminates in the conus medullaris (L1), which then become lumbosacral roots (cauda equina) descending through the lumbar spinal canal.[consultant360.com] There may be weakness in thumb abduction and opposition (often with some clumsiness) and atrophy of the thenar muscles.[dartmouth.edu]

  • Median Neuropathy

    Report of the Guideline Development, Dissemination, and Implementation Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology ... cerebellar dysfunction, including dystonia, muscle[aan.com] muscle atrophy may occur.[fpnotebook.com] ICD10 G56.0 , G56.00 SnomedCT 155073007 , 193126005 , 57406009 , 246611002 English Carpal Tunnel Syndromes , Syndromes, Carpal Tunnel , Syndrome, Carpal Tunnel , AMYOTROPHY, THENAR[fpnotebook.com]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Camurati-Engelmann Syndrome

    […] laxa, autosomal dominant PMM2-CDG (CDG-Ia) Hereditary paraganglioma-pheochromocytoma Hereditary congenital facial paresis Crisponi syndrome Abetalipoproteinemia Rippling muscle[checkrare.com] Certain bone regions (specifically, the endosteal and periosteal surfaces) become abnormally thickened and hardened, which in turn narrows the medullary canal.[encyclopedia.com] Clubfoot (talipes equinovarus), small joint contractures, and atrophy of the thenar and hypothenar muscles are similar to the spondylocheirodysplastic form of EDS.[nature.com]

  • Upper Motor Neuron Disease

    , in particular the limbs, where movement becomes more and more difficult The limb muscles begin to shrink and some develop spasticity, where they become stiff Pain in the[newhealthadvisor.com] […] group of muscles, including the abductor pollicis brevis (APB) and first dorsal interosseous (FDI), when compared to the abductor digit minimi (ADM) [Figure 1]. 14,22 This[acnr.co.uk] Involvement of UMN results in stiffness of muscles (spasticity) and slowed movements.[mndnsw.asn.au]

    Missing: Narrowing of Medullary Canal
  • Quadriplegia

    We evaluated the adverse events, walking time and distance, and the difference in muscle spasticity before and after HAL-training using a modified Ashworth scale (mAs).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The MR images show the spondyloarthrotic changes and a narrow canal and the secondary myelopathy, with signal changes in medullary area [Images courtesy of the Neuroradiology[neupsykey.com] […] injected into the spine to reduce muscle spasticity.[oaklandortho.com]

    Missing: Thenar Muscle Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Compression

    Muscle spasticity can cause spasms in the legs or make them more difficult to control.[livestrong.com] 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] An increase of muscle tone during these passive movements is referred to as "spasticity."[neuroanatomy.wisc.edu]

    Missing: Thenar Muscle Atrophy