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167 Possible Causes for Slow Deep Tendon Reflexes

  • Optic Nerve Infarction

    It can be associated with autonomic dysfunction and slowed deep tendon reflexes.[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] deep tendon reflexes (Achilles) and look/ask for evidence of autonomic dysfunction (postural hypotension/excessive sweating/chronic diarrhoea).[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] […] irregular, unilaterally dilated and reacts very slowly to light stimulation and With persistent light stimulus the pupil eventually constricts but excessively Check for slow[oxfordmedicaleducation.com]

  • Progeroid Syndrome Type Petty

    deep-tendon reflexes, broad flat nose –Acquired hypothyroidism is most commonly due to iodine deficiency or chronic autoimmune thyroiditis * Increased intracranial pressure[checkorphan.org] […] macroglossia, doughy skin, umbilical hernia, weak hoarse cry, hypotonia, poor feeding, sparse hair, dry skin, constipation, abdominal distension, poor growth, developmental delay, slow[checkorphan.org]

  • Hypobetalipoproteinemia

    Neurologic symptoms Intellectual development tends to be slow. Deep tendon reflexes are absent. Patients develop peripheral neuropathy.[emedicine.medscape.com] These symptoms could also include slow development, no deep tendon reflexes, weakness, difficulty walking, and tremors. Problems with blood clotting .[verywell.com]

  • Congenital Non-Goitrous Hypothyroidism 6

    Definition A disease characterized by growth retardation, developmental retardation, skeletal dysplasia, borderline low thyroxine levels and high triiodothyronine levels. There is differential sensitivity to thyroid hormone action, with retention of hormone responsiveness in the hypothalamic pituitary axis and liver but[…][uniprot.org]

  • Adult Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    All patients exhibited proximal weakness with amyotrophy, fasciculations, slow progression disease with hypoactive deep tendon reflex, except two patients with brisk reflex[neurology.org]

  • Congenital Non-Goitrous Hypothyroidism 1

    Musculoskeletal System : Proximal muscle weakness Trigger Points Myalgias Stiffness Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Slowed deep tendon reflexes Parasthesias Muscle or joint edema Back[physio-pedia.com] Common Systemic Clinical Manifestations of Hypothyroidism: Central Nervous System : Hoarse Voice Slurred Speech Slowed mental function* Fatigue Headache Ataxia Depression *Slowed[physio-pedia.com]

  • Hypobetalipoproteinemia Familial 2

    Neurologic symptoms Intellectual development tends to be slow. Deep tendon reflexes are absent. Patients develop peripheral neuropathy.[emedicine.medscape.com] These symptoms could also include slow development, no deep tendon reflexes, weakness, difficulty walking, and tremors. Problems with blood clotting .[verywell.com]

  • Holmes-Adie Syndrome

    Deep tendon reflexes are often asymmetrically reduced. See also: tonic pupil . Holmes-Adie syndrome (hōmz′ā′dē, hōlmz′-) n.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] redilation and decreased deep tendon reflexes. [1] The entity is named after William John Adie, an Australian neurologist who extensively described the features. [2] When[eyewiki.org] […] redilation and decreased deep tendon reflexes.[1] The entity is named after William John Adie, an Australian neurologist who extensively described the features.[2] When paired[neuro-ophthalmology.stanford.edu]

  • Secondary Hypothyroidism

    Musculoskeletal System : Proximal muscle weakness Trigger Points Myalgias Stiffness Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Slowed deep tendon reflexes Parasthesias Muscle or joint edema Back[physio-pedia.com] […] of the relaxation phase of deep tendon reflexes Psychiatric manifestations: Personality changes, depression, dull facial expression, dementia or frank psychosis (myxedema[merckmanuals.com] Common Systemic Clinical Manifestations of Hypothyroidism: Central Nervous System : Hoarse Voice Slurred Speech Slowed mental function* Fatigue Headache Ataxia Depression *Slowed[physio-pedia.com]

  • Myxedema Coma

    The decreased rate of muscle contractility in hypothyroidism is evident from slow deep tendon reflexes.[clinicalgate.com] Most patients have the physical features of severe hypothyroidism, including bradycardia and slow relaxation of the deep tendon reflexes.[aneskey.com] […] return of deep tendon reflexes.[clinicaladvisor.com]

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