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198 Possible Causes for Thenar Muscle Atrophy

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    muscle atrophy may occur.[fpnotebook.com] Eventually you will notice muscle atrophy of the thenar (thumb) muscles and loss of hand function or clumsiness. If this sounds like you, suspect carpal tunnel syndrome.[physioworks.com.au] Impairment of sensation in the distribution of the median nerve and thenar muscle atrophy may occur.[fpnotebook.com]

  • Median Neuropathy

    muscle atrophy may occur.[fpnotebook.com] Atrophy of thenar muscles was present in half the cases.[jamanetwork.com] Impairment of sensation in the distribution of the median nerve and thenar muscle atrophy may occur.[fpnotebook.com]

  • Autosomal Dominant Spastic Paraplegia Type 17

    muscle atrophy 0003393 Thenar muscle weakness 0003427 Showing of 14 Last updated: 3/1/2018 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] […] weakness in lower limbs [ more ] 0007340 Lower limb spasticity 0002061 Pes cavus 0001761 Slow progression 0003677 Spastic gait Spastic walk 0002064 Spastic paraplegia 0001258 Thenar[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Spondylocheirodysplastic Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

    muscle atrophy Prominent superficial veins More info about SPONDYLOCHEIRODYSPLASIA, EHLERS-DANLOS SYNDROME-LIKE SOURCES: ORPHANET OMIM Potential gene panels for SLC39A13[mendelian.co] atrophy typical 39 HP:0001182 Tapered finger typical 40 HP:0001182 Tapered finger 41 HP:0003393 Thenar muscle atrophy 42 HP:0000963 Thin skin hallmark 43 HP:0000963 Thin[mseqdr.org] Clinical features included postnatal growth retardation, moderate short stature, protuberant eyes with bluish sclerae, hands with finely wrinkled palms, atrophy of the thenar[uniprot.org]

  • Connective Tissue Disorder due to Lysyl Hydroxylase-3 Deficiency

    Clubfoot (talipes equinovarus), small joint contractures, and atrophy of the thenar and hypothenar muscles are similar to the spondylocheirodysplastic form of EDS.[nature.com] Small joint contractures and substantial atrophy of the thenar and hypothenar muscles may limit fine motor skills and gives the hands a similar appearance to that seen in[nature.com]

  • Cervical Nerve Root Avulsion

    muscle weakness or atrophy Denervation by EMG (axonotmesis) Failure of nonsurgical management Ulnar Nerve Entrapment Ulnar nerve entrapment in the region of the elbow is[w3.cns.org] […] steroid injection into carpal tunnel Diuretic if premenstrual Recommended for patients with mild, intermittent, or acute symptoms Surgical- Carpal Tunnel release Indicated for thenar[w3.cns.org]

  • Cervical Spondylosis

    […] 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] […] the following: clonus or spasticity of the lower extremities sensory changes (light touch, pinprick sensation, or temperature dysfunction) generalized weakness throughout muscle[americannursetoday.com]

  • Cervical Myelopathy

    […] 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] […] the following: clonus or spasticity of the lower extremities sensory changes (light touch, pinprick sensation, or temperature dysfunction) generalized weakness throughout muscle[americannursetoday.com]

  • Tenosynovitis of the Wrist

    Mild-to-moderate symptoms of median neuropathy without thenar muscle atrophy were present in all patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] digitorum superficialis (n 5), severe tenosynovitis of the flexor tendon (n 4), fibroma around the flexor tendon sheath (n 2), a rheumatoid nodule (n 1), both anomalous muscle[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    Iatrogenic Cushing's disease (iatrogenic Cushing's syndrome) is the most common cause of cushingoid symptoms. Glucocorticoids, not only those given by oral and parenteral routes, but also those administered topically, or as drops or inhalants, can lead to the development of the condition. The progress of the disease[…][symptoma.com]

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