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265 Possible Causes for Paralysis of the Lower Limbs, Urinary Incontinence

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    […] of the lower limbs as well as disturbed sensory sensations.[] After 6 months, she came back with acute onset of weakness in lower limbs, back pain, fever and urinary incontinence.[] […] skin may be affected. ” (Better Health 2014) Because of the damage caused by GBS, the patient will often present with progressive bilateral and symmetrical weakness and paralysis[]

  • Subdural Hematoma

    All had acute onset that brought about paralysis of the lower limbs with severe pain.[] In elderly patients with CSDH, symptoms of cognitive change (memory disturbance, urinary incontinence, and decreased activity) and disturbance of consciousness at admission[] A 55-year-old man was admitted to our hospital complaining of headache, seizure, and urinary incontinence.[]

  • Cauda Equina Syndrome

    We emphasise the importance of measurement of the plasma and urinary levels of electrolytes in the investigation of patients with paralysis of the lower limbs and suggest[] In the PED, the unusual clinical presentation of severe back pain and urinary incontinence initially mimicked cauda equina syndrome and led to delayed correct diagnosis.[] […] of your lower limbs, permanent loss of sexual function and sensation, and/or chronically impaired bladder or bowel function.[]

  • Paraplegia

    Paralysis of the legs and lower part of the body. Paralysis of the lower limbs and trunk.[] A 57-year-old male 8 days after uneventful OPCAP presented with severe lower extremity pain and sudden fecal and urinary incontinence, followed by the absence of pulsations[] Urinary and fecal storage or emptying problems, leading to retention/constipation or incontinence.[]

  • Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia

    The main symptoms are stiffness (spasticity) and/or paralysis in the lower limbs. HSP causes degeneration of the upper motor neurons within the brain and spinal cord.[] Some people also experience urinary problems; eg, incontinence or a sense of urgency even when the bladder is not full. [ 4 ] A study by Kanavin and Fjermestad found that[] Other relevant features during the disease were urinary and fecal incontinence, obesity and psychosis.[]

  • Neuromyelitis Optica

    Two months after treatment with nivolumab, he presented acute paralysis in the bilateral lower limbs, sensory loss.[] The aforementioned patient presented with urinary incontinence and spastic paraparesis.[] Under immunosuppressive therapy, the patient presented with transverse myelitis with contiguous spinal cord lesions and urinary incontinence, having been diagnosed with seropositive[]

  • Paraparesis

    paralysis of the lower limbs. paraparesis [-pərē′sis] Etymology: Gk, para paresis, paralysis a partial paralysis, usually affecting only the lower extremities. par·a·pa·re[] After the spread of infection it would begin as weakness in legs or in the form of urinary incontinence.[] He had abulia, trans-cortical motor aphasia, and urinary incontinence.[]

  • Central Pontine Myelinolysis

    ., delirium or hallucinations), "locked-in syndrome," in which there is paralysis of the lower limb musculature and cranial nerves resulting in a lack of expressive communication[] Trial without catheter failed as the patient complained of new-onset urinary incontinence and lack of awareness of bladder filling.[] A large basis pontis lesion may cause a locked-in syndrome, which includes paralysis of lower cranial nerves and limb musculature.[]

  • Neurosarcoidosis

    Mrs W was left with flaccid paralysis in her lower limbs, rendering her unable to move either leg or stand. Her upper limbs were weak.[] . * Urinary incontinence. * Bowel incontinence. * Unable to dress himself. * Unable to write. * Unable to walk. * Depression * Short-term memory loss. * Anxiety. * Focal seizures[] Case 2 25-year-old male presented to Emergency Department with decreased vision, recurrent bilateral lower limbs weakness, and urinary incontinence, On Neurological examination[]

  • Spina Bifida

    It often causes paralysis of the lower limbs, and sometimes mental handicap.[] The patient had a complicated clinical course and suffered recurrent urinary tract infections, renal calculi, and urinary incontinence and was managed with intermittent as[] This results in varying degrees of paralysis of the lower limbs, depending largely on the location and severity of the lesion.[]

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