areflexia


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absence of a reflex

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A neurologic examination revealed generalized areflexia and weakness in the lower limbs.
The Miller-Fisher syndrome is typically rare and presents with a classic triad of symptoms, which include ataxia, areflexia, and opthalmoplegia.
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy or polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) is a relatively uncommon autoimmune disorder of peripheral nerves that leads to progressive and significant weakness, sensory loss, and areflexia.
CMV is a recognised cause of acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculopathy (Guillain-Barre syndrome), the hallmarks of which are rapidly progressive ascending and often asymmetrical paraesthesiae, sensory loss and areflexia, as well as urinary retention, constipation and incontinence.
He also discussed the phenomena of areflexia and reflex inversion and stressed the disappearance of the Achilles tendon reflex in cases of sciatica (1896) and in tabes dorsalis (1898).
GBS is clinically described as an ascending and progressive muscular weakness with areflexia, which progresses over a few days to a few weeks.
Chloroquine-induced myopathy and neuropathy: progressive tetraparesis with areflexia that simulates a polyradiculoneuropathy.
Neurological investigation confirmed a central muscle tonus disability--hypotonic syndrome, which gradually led to areflexia, fault of muscle perception and tonic convulsions.
4) Sensory symptoms, areflexia, and preferential loss of vibration or joint position sense are other hallmark features of CIDP.
Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral neuropathy Characteristics Sensory Symptoms * Paresthesia * Hyperesthesia * Hypoesthesia * Dysesthesia * Pain * Numbness and tingling * Hyporeflexia or areflexia * Diminished or absent proprioception, vibratory sensation, cutaneous sensation, or sense of sharp or dull discrimination Motor Symptoms * Weakness * Gait disturbance * Balance disturbance * Difficulty with fine motor skills (e.
Physical examination revealed mild facial weakness, areflexia, ataxia, impaired sensation, and constant restlessness.
Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) was first described in 1916 as an acute inflammatory neuropathy with ascending muscle weakness, areflexia and mild paraesthesia.
Neurologic examination revealed symmetrical flaccid paralysis and areflexia of all four limbs.
A loss of reflexes, described as areflexia, is also a common symptom.