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Dysdiadochokinesis


Presentation

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  • Ataxia, both truncal and cerebellar, is present. Mobility is impaired from early childhood and eventually requires assistance. Joint contractures sometimes develop and patients can be wheelchair-bound by the second decade.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]
  • Disorders of the upper motor neuron Dysarthria due to disease of the upper motor neuron is uncommon, but may be present in diffuse bilateral upper motor neuron disease.[medicineonlinepk.blogspot.com]
  • Presentation Abnormalities in diadochokinesia can be seen in the upper extremity, lower extremity and in speech.[dict.eudic.net]
Genu Valgum
  • Sprain Occupational Therapy Genu Valgum Strengthen Wrists Wrist Stretches Physical Therapy Exercises Wrist Pain Hand Therapy Massage Therapy Forward Wrist Sprain Rehabilitation Exercises fitness-and-health Hand Surgery Hand Anatomy Wrist Anatomy Anatomy[pinterest.de]
Wrist Pain
  • Sprain Occupational Therapy Genu Valgum Strengthen Wrists Wrist Stretches Physical Therapy Exercises Wrist Pain Hand Therapy Massage Therapy Forward Wrist Sprain Rehabilitation Exercises fitness-and-health Hand Surgery Hand Anatomy Wrist Anatomy Anatomy[pinterest.de]
Cerebellar Disease
  • In a patient with cerebellar disease, movements of the ipsilateral extremity are clumsy, unsteady, and inappropriately varying in their speed, force, and direction.[learn.chm.msu.edu]
  • Interpreting these tests is pretty straightforward, lack of co-ordination cerebellar disease. However, when performing the finger-nose test there is one thing to look out for.[ole.bris.ac.uk]
  • […] dysdiadochokinesis: Dysdiadochokinesis is loss of normal coordination and is characteristic of cerebellar disease.[accesspharmacy.mhmedical.com]
Decorticate Posture
  • Intracranial Pressure Medical Terminology Ems Google Search Nurse Life Nurse Stuff Nurses Core School Nursing Forward “ Another great way to remember Decorticate Posturing is that you turn inwards toward your CORE.[pinterest.de]
Slurred Speech
  • Disorders of the oral cavity and oropharynx Local disorders of the oral cavity and oropharynx disrupt the transmission of sound waves through the oral cavity, resulting in ‘slurredspeech. The rate and rhythm of speech are typically not affected.[medicineonlinepk.blogspot.com]
  • Early in the disease, affected individuals may have gait disturbance, slurred speech, difficulty with balance, brisk deep tendon reflexes, hypermetric saccades, nystagmus, and mild dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Neglect
  • Two chapters focus on different aspects of the child's family: the home and family environment associated with childhood psychopathology and the characteristics of parents whose parenting has become twisted into the abuse or neglect of their own children[books.google.de]

Treatment

  • Treatment Treatment Options: No treatment has been reported. However, physical therapy, assistive devices for mobility, and low vision aids may be helpful.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]
  • Radiculopathy Hand Therapy Occupational Therapy Physical Therapy Neurological Assessment Case Study Cervical Spinal Stenosis Evaluation Motors Forward Exam For Pinched Nerve - Radiculopathy What Is Cerebral Palsy Types Of Cerebral Palsy Cerebral Palsy Treatment[pinterest.es]
  • "Brain Dopamine-Serotonic Vesicular Transport Disease and Its Treatment". New England Journal of Medicine . 368 (6): 543-550. doi : 10.1056/NEJMoa1207281 . PMID 23363473 .[popflock.com]

Prognosis

  • PMID: 17619108 Free PMC Article Prognosis Perju-Dumbrava L, Lau K, Phyland D, Papanikolaou V, Finlay P, Beare R, Bardin P, Stuckey S, Kempster P, Thyagarajan D PLoS One 2017;12(11):e0186611. Epub 2017 Nov 3 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0186611.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase deficiency: clinical features, treatment, and prognosis. Neurology 2004 ;62: 1058 - 1065 8. Swoboda KJ, Hyland K, Goldstein DS, et al.[doi.org]

Etiology

  • Etiology Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2012 Aug;21(8):421-32. Epub 2012 Apr 7 doi: 10.1007/s00787-012-0274-9.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Epidemiology

  • This language habitat can cause confusion in the communication of the principle in epidemiology. Diseases can affect not only physically, but also emotionally.[wikivisually.com]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • "Pathophysiology of Cerebellar Ataxia". Movement Disorders . 7 (2): 95-109. doi : 10.1002/mds.870070202 . PMID 1584245 . a b c Wang, YT; Kent, RD; Duffy, JR; Thomas, JE (2008).[popflock.com]
  • Günther Deuschl, Jan Raethjen, Michael Lindemann and Paul Krack, The pathophysiology of tremor, Muscle & Nerve, 24, 6, (716-735), (2001).[doi.org]
  • This was probably caused by the known toxicity of elevated levels of dopamine, in particular to dopaminergic neurons. 25 Subsequent identification of the underlying pathophysiology allowed the rational selection of an appropriate treatment.[doi.org]

Prevention

  • Patients may be too tense, for fear of producing vertigo symptoms, which can prevent the necessary brisk passive movements for the test.[juniperpublishers.com]

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