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Genetics Home Reference: Silver syndrome by nih.gov disorders known as hereditary spastic paraplegias. These disorders are characterized by progressive muscle stiffness (spasticity) and, frequently, development of paralysis of the lower limbs (paraplegia). Hereditary...
Genetics Home Reference: fatty acid hydroxylase-associated neurodegeneration by nih.gov as having a separate disorder called spastic paraplegia 35. People with mutations in this gene resulting... paraparesis FAHN spastic paraplegia 35 For more information about naming genetic conditions, see...
Genetics Home Reference: isolated lissencephaly sequence by nih.gov often develop muscle stiffness (spasticity) in their arms and legs and an abnormal side-to-side curvature of the spine (scoliosis). Rarely, the muscle stiffness will progress to paralysis (spastic paraplegia...
Some Thoughts on Advocacy and Being Politically Correct by Stephanie B. Patient Expert as soon as it came to power. The July 1933 "Law for the Prevention of Hereditary Diseased Offspring" prescribed compulsory sterilisation for people with a range of conditions thought to be hereditary such as schizophrenia, epilepsy...
Orthopedics visit was just fine by Francine R. Patient Expert deficits, spasticity, hyperreflexia...and {other spinal cord} signs and symptoms. Such signs and symptoms often remain relatively stable for months or years; occasionally they progress, rarely even to paraplegia...
DEAR MORPHINE ADDICT! by Calvin B. Patient Expert , Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis, Guillian Barre Syndrome, Polymyositis, Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo...
ATAXIA and Multiple Sclerosis by stuart Patient Expert and hereditary forms of ataxia. There are three types of ataxia, all of which are seen in MS Cerebellar Ataxia... Fiber Effect of Cannabinoids on Spasticity and Ataxia in Multiple Sclerosis...
Should metabolic diseases be systematically screened in nonsyndromic autism spectrum disorders? by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven , De Fusco M, Ciarmatori S, Zeviani M, Mora M, et al. (1998) Spastic paraplegia and OXPHOS impairment caused...
A case of Iatrogenic Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease (iCJD) in a patient who had received a German-manufactured human dura mater graft by Terry S. Patient Expert mainly of the left side, rigidity of wrists, spasticity of all muscles, myoclonus of the left arm, increased tendon... with pituitary growth hormone if route of infection (injected, oral, hereditary...
Frequently Asked Questions by TheParaplegicChef What is a Paraplegic? Paraplegia is the impairment of the legs, torso. and stomach. The area of the spinal canal which is affected in paraplegia is either the thoracic, lumbar, or sacral regions...

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Symptoms ... . These are explained below. Spastic hemiplageia If your chil ... » Read on
Treatment ... can be severe, and cause a loss of all lower bodily functions (paraplegia). In order to minimize this risk, a neurologist (a do ... » Read on