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What is the definition of spastic quadriparesis

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Dr. Jonathan Dissin
38 years experience Neurology
Severe form of CP: The most severe variant of CP often associated with moderate ->severe mental deficiency. It denotes diffuse malformation or damage to the brain. Sev ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Post-meningitic: TB affects multiple areas and can damage the nervous system by both direct damage and vasculitis of penetrating vessels from the meninges to the brain ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Meaning? Simple---: Asymmetric= Not BOTH sides at the same time. First one side, then, the other then, a leg followed by some arm or possibly the other leg....ASYMMETRIC. ... Read More
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Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
CPM?: Was this central pontine myelinolysis? If so, this is a demyelination at the level of the brainstem. You should speak with the care team of your mot ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Be prepared: Nerve tissue is not tolerant to damage like many other tissues.It is unlikely for most damaged nerves to regrow or self repair.A year out from TB men ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Distorted sensation: A partial regeneration of neural tissue gives bizarre symptoms. Anticonvulsants might help. There are also spinal stimulators.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bowers
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Ileus: Ileus is the development of distention of the intestines as a result of decreased peristaltic motility. Usually this is the response of the gut to so ... Read More
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not a medical term: "spastic laryngitis" is not a medical term. Most likely you are referring to spasmodic dysphonia. This is a voice disorder characterized by spasm of ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
38 years experience Neurology
Form of CP: Spasticity predominates in the legs, less severely affecting the face and arms. The most common causes are prematurity with bilateral germinal matrix ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
22 years experience Neurology
Tone of the muscle: When paralyzed muscle shows increased one type of tone then it is callers spastic paralysis.

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