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288 Possible Causes for primarily in the legs, Scoliosis, severe muscle wasting

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  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    […] diagnosis of infants with congenital contractures and severe muscle weakness by wasting mainly confined to the upper limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This case series highlights important surgical strategies that can be utilized to treat scoliosis in patients with SMA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The condition primarily affects the muscles that control chewing and swallowing, chest wall muscles, and arm and leg muscles.[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1

    atrophy type 1 with paradoxical breathing were placed on high-span PIP PEEP when sleeping from the point of diagnosis of spinal muscular atrophy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Scoliosis occurs as a child with type 2 grows and gets bigger. There is no specific life span.[stopsma.org] This form affects primarily the muscles in the legs.[mda.org]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3

    SMA type IV is the least severe type of the disease where weakness and muscle wasting generally start in adulthood.[stemcellthailand.org] Carmell mom to Kara, idiopathic scoliosis, Blake 19, GERD and Braydon 14, VACTERL, GERD, DGE, VEPTR #137, thoracic insufficiency, rib anomalies, congenital scoliosis, missing[scoliosis.org] This form affects primarily the muscles in the legs.[mda.org]

  • Muscular Atrophy

    Neuromyopathy associated ketosis should be considered in all patients with severe muscle wasting presenting with an elevated anion gap metabolic ketoacidosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] variable clinical phenotype that comprises arthrogryposis, spontaneously resolving respiratory insufficiency at birth, muscular atrophy predominantly of the distal lower limbs, scoliosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The condition primarily affects the muscles that control chewing and swallowing, chest wall muscles, and arm and leg muscles.[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Remorseless cycles of muscle fibre breakdown and incomplete repair lead to progressive and severe muscle wasting, weakness and premature death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] What's New in the Management of Neuromuscular Scoliosis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2016 Sep. 36 (6):627-33. [Medline].[emedicine.com] […] and hips) in the forearms, hands, lower legs, and feet.[web.archive.org]

  • Distal Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3

    Characterised by severe muscle wasting as in SMA type I accompanied by congenital bone fractures PCH Spinal muscular atrophy with pontocerebellar hypoplasia (SMA-PCH) Pontocerebellar[ipfs.io] Oftentimes scoliosis is present in patients with Type 3 or Type 4 SMA.[sinicropispine.com] This form affects primarily the muscles in the legs.[mda.org]

  • Adult Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    […] spinal muscular atrophy and juvenile asymmetric segmental spinal muscular atrophy.[symptoma.com] Corrective straps stretch feet, knees & hips and reduce asymmetry and tilting of the pelvis which can lead to scoliosis.[daneverard.co.uk] The condition primarily affects the muscles that control chewing and swallowing, chest wall muscles, and arm and leg muscles.[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org]

  • Syringomyelia

    Syringomyelia is marked clinically by pain and paresthesia, followed by muscular atrophy of the hands and analgesia with thermoanesthesia of the hands and arms, but with the[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] deficit and the size of the major curve of the scoliosis.[doi.org] Extension of the syrinx into the lumbar region and involvement of the legs.[patient.info]

  • X-linked Distal Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3

    Characterised by severe muscle wasting as in SMA type I accompanied by congenital bone fractures PCH Spinal muscular atrophy with pontocerebellar hypoplasia (SMA-PCH) Pontocerebellar[ipfs.io] Swallowing, coughing, and breathing problems may occur but are typically less common Muscle aching and joint stiffness symptoms Children may develop spinal problems such as scoliosis[togetherinsma.com] This form affects primarily the muscles in the legs.[mda.org]

  • Friedreich Ataxia

    atrophy, Dr.[sciencedaily.com] scoliosis due to Friedreichs ataxia Lumbar neuromuscular scoliosis due to Friedreich's ataxia Lumbar scoliosis due to Friedreichs ataxia Lumbosacral neuromuscular scoliosis[icd9data.com] FRDA was first described in 1863 as a disease that is primarily early onset, associated with progressive limb and gait ataxia, absent tendon reflexes from the legs, axonal[doi.org]

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