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Is there treatment for partial paralysis?

Is there treatment for partial paralysis?

Depends on cause: Paralysis = complete loss of strength or movement in a limb or muscle group. Partial means there is some left. The causes are numerous, from a stroke, to nerve damage of particular peripheral nerve, to spinal stenosis, etc. Treatment is geared toward underlying problem, so careful diagnosis by neurologist is the first step to proper treatment. ...Read more

Palsy (Definition)

...is a corruption of French "paralise" from Latinized Greek "paralysis." In the old days it meant any kind of persistent weakness. To this day Parkinson's disease is also called "paralysis agitans" which is a Latin translation of Dr. Parkinson's original name for it, the "shaking palsy." We've obviously reborrowed the full form "paralysis" into English as well; today ...Read more


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Is there any treatment for partial paralysis?

Is there any treatment for partial paralysis?

Unlcear question: Partial paralysis: not sure what mean, perhaps hemiparesis, which is weakness or lack of movement on one side of the body. Or partial paralysis meaning marked weakness but still can move the muscles. Heterophyid is not a real word. Do you mean hyperthyroid. Write question over again. ...Read more

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I am 67 and suffer from tendon pain behind the right knee. What treatment can I get? I had myelitis in my brain stem & partial paralysis 7 years ago

I am 67 and suffer from tendon pain behind the right knee. What treatment can I get? I had myelitis in my brain stem & partial paralysis 7 years ago

Did Dr. Diagnosed...: If a doctor diagnosed I may agree, because is a rare condition. One very common condition is baker'cyst, other like sacroiliac joint problems, etc. Anyway I advise to find a good prolotherapist. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Partial paralysis?

What is the definition or description of: Partial paralysis?

Partial paralysis: This is when one part of the body doesn't move. This can be one limb, one side of the body, or the bottom half (paraparesis). ...Read more

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Partial paralysis due to stress?

Partial paralysis due to stress?

No: See prior answer for details of some of causes of partial paralysis and finding the cause as first step in the treatment. Stress can cause, either directly or indirectly, most any pathology the body experiences. It does not cause paralysis directly. The exception is a conversion reaction (also cause hysteria) where the mind 'causes' paralysis without actual damage to the nervous system. ...Read more

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I'm have partial paralysis of left side, & cramps any suggestions, please?

Seek help now!!!!: Parital paralysis is never normal. It typically indicates you are either having a stroke or a "mini stroke" called a transient ischemic attack. Rarely it can be caused by headache or seizure. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of left side partial paralysis that is not a stroke?

Hemiparesis caused: Partial paralysis on one side of body is called hemiparesis it can be caused by migraine, head trauma, muscular dystrophy. Brain tumours and stroke as well sometimes. ...Read more

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Does partial paralysis affect the functions of the cerebrum (thinking, reasoning etc?

Possibly: Partial paralysis, when it is caused by a process in the brain such as stroke or brain injury can and often is accompanied by damage to other parts of the brain such as those affecting thinking, reasoning, impulse control and logic as well as language centers. ...Read more

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Is partial paralysis can be one of the symptoms of heterophyid illness?

Unlcear question: Partial paralysis: not sure what mean, perhaps hemiparesis, which is weakness or lack of movement on one side of the body. Or partial paralysis meaning marked weakness but still can move the muscles. Heterophyid is not a real word. Do you mean hyperthyroid. Write question over again. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Partial paralysis of lower limbs?

What is the definition or description of: Partial paralysis of lower limbs?

Paraparesis: Paraparesis suggests you can move both legs but are weak. Often can be due to spinal cord problems or peripheral nerve cause. ...Read more

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I've had bells palsy since june 2011. I still have partial paralysis, nerve pain, headache and spasms. I'm 55 and female. I had bells palsy about 25 years ago. It was completely healed within a month. The nerve pain, headache and the constant ringing in m

I've had bells palsy since june 2011. I still have partial paralysis, nerve pain, headache and spasms. I'm 55 and female. I had bells palsy about 25 years ago. It was completely healed within a month. The nerve pain, headache and the constant ringing in m

I'm: I'm sorry to hear that you have had such a difficult time with your bell's palsy. I don't know of any home remedies to relieve the tinnitus (ringing). Don't waste your money on homeopathy. You live in a city with an active medical school. All medical schools sponsor clinics for people with little or no insurance. Your best bet is to get yourself an appointment. They usually have you seen in medical clinic first and then refer you to neurology or ent. There are treatments available. Don't suffer another 10 months. Good luck. ...Read more

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I had a partial paralysis of my face after the dentist injected me and it lasted for 3 hours. Is this normal and what causes it?

I had a partial paralysis of my face after the dentist injected me and it lasted for 3 hours. Is this normal and what causes it?

Bells Palsey: Temporary facial paralysis can happen after local anesthetic is used. It is not normally the intent of the dentist but if the facial nerve is anesthetized your face will droop for a short time. Usually the dentist is trying to anesthetize the sensory nerves but sometimes the motor nerve is anesthetized causing the muscles to relax. ...Read more

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I have a neuralgia on my left arm and partial paralysis of three fingers. What is the cause?

I have a neuralgia on my left arm and partial paralysis of three fingers. What is the cause?

See a Neurologist!: These are serious symptoms that need comprehensive evaluation. It is difficult to speculate on what the cause could be. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a tubal pregnancy to cause temporary partial paralysis in the mother?

Very unlikely.: A woman could lose a lot of blood and pass out from a tubal, or ectopic, pregnancy, but not paralysis. ...Read more

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Is permanent nerve damage possible with chin augmentation? I've heard stories about permanent nerve damage causing partial paralysis as a result of plastic surgery. Is this a risk with chin augmentation? .

Chin Aug Nerve Inj: Complications and side effects are very uncommon with chin augmentation. However, there is a small degree of risk. The most likely side effect is altered sensation in the chin and lower jaw, which may be temporary or permanent depending on the extent of the surgery. A plastic surgeon will be able to tell you if you are at particular risk for this type of side effect at time of consultation.
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I had a brain injury in oct of 2012 from an mva. I have partial paralysis on my left side. Are there any beneficial exercises to help get function bac?

Brain injury: The old adage "use it or lose it" is never more true than in brain injury. Think of your brain as a muscle. The more that a person uses their brain, the more adaptable and powerful it becomes. The brain is more rested in the morning so that is the best time to do exercises. Work with an occupational and/or physical therapist to develop exercises specific for your deficit. Practice daily. ...Read more

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I had radial tunnel surgery 3 months ago. I have partial paralysis in both arms& weakness. (13 yrs.) will I ever regain use of my hands?

WIth 13 years of: Weakness I doubt that the true purpose of radial tunnel decompression was ever to give a return of muscular function. You should clarify this with your surgeon if your understanding or expectations are different. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for sleep paralysis (demons)?

Sleep Paralysis: It happens in rem sleep to everyone usually but when you wake up paralyzed it can be scary and panicky,
simply blink your eyes and you will snap out of it
also get a sleep study with mslt and rule out apnea and narcolepsy. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for eye paralysis?

What is the best treatment for eye paralysis?

Complicated: I do not believe one should mess around when it comes to your eyes and/or vision. Go get seen by an ophthalmologist at your earliest opportunity to be safe. If this is associated with bells palsy it is usually reversible all by itself. Some doctors use steroids for this condition others don't, but don't mess around with this one, go get checked out please. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bells palsy?

What is the best treatment for bells palsy?

Be patient: The prognosis for individuals with Bell's palsy is generally very good and spontaneous recovery is fairly common. Primary medications for management are prednisone and antivirals such as acyclovir and famciclovir. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for cerebral palsy?

What is the best treatment for cerebral palsy?

No one knows: There are many treatments available, but what is best depends on the age, the severity of the cp, the cause of it, the impairments present. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for erb's palsy?

What is the best treatment for erb's palsy?

Erb palsy: I assume this is in an infant and initially physical therapy and EMG to evaluate for the amount of therapy. In cases where there is minimal no recovery then surgery on the brachial plexus might be indicated. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for congenital third nerve palsy?

What is the best treatment for congenital third nerve palsy?

See neurologist.: I recommend seeing a neurologist to better address your treatment needs. Wishing you the very best. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for pancreatitis and cerebral palsy?

What is the best treatment for pancreatitis and cerebral palsy?

Find cause of panc: Cerebral palsy is not a cause of pancreatitis. Some people with CP may have an underlying mitochondrial disorder which can also cause pancreatitis. People with CP may be put on medications that can cause pancreatitis. I would carefully at meds. Also, should rule-out gallstones. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for bell's palsy?

What's the best treatment for bell's palsy?

Early steroid Rx: The treatment of idiopathic facial palsy is early treatment with steroids. ...Read more

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What are the best treatment and cure for bell's palsy?

What are the best treatment and cure for bell's palsy?

Acute Bell's palsy: May be due to lyme disease. This is a frequent cause. Get tested, potentially treated. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment plan for Saturday night palsy, what kind of splints does physiotherapy help thanks?

See doc: I would see a Neurologist for evaluation. Every case of saturday night palsy I have ever seen turned out to be something else that was treatable. ...Read more

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Best treatment for facial paralysis?

Steroids&antoviral d: Treatment of bells palsy is to start oral Prednisone and antiviral drugs. The antiviral drugs should be started as soon as the symptoms appear to be effective. Most people recover completely without any ill effects
beside the meds you need to keep the affected eye lubricated as there is inability to close the eye on affected side, use artificial tears regularly or use a patch to prevent drying eye. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
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Paralysis (Definition)

A paralyzed limb cannot be voluntarily moved, and the term reflects leg involvement, paraplegia, full body, quadriplegia, and less than full, tetraplegia. Causes can be many, including stroke, trauma, ...Read more


Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Partial Paralysis (Definition)

This is when one part of the body doesn't move. This can be one limb, one side of the body, or ...Read more