paraparesis


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a slight paralysis or weakness of both legs

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Potential beneficialeffects of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor therapy for spastic paraparesis in patient with kyphoscoliosis: a case report.
Clinical pathophysiology of human T-lympho tropic virus-type 1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis.
Prevalence of peripheral neuropathy in patients with HTLV-1 associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP).
All these children are now at the age of 12-24 months and have a diagnosis of mild paraparesis.
Laurence-Moon-Biedl syndrome has some similar features of BBS like obesity, retinal pigmentary degeneration, mental retardation and hypogonadism occurs in association with progressive spastic paraparesis and distal muscle weakness except for polydactyly.
It is characterised by hypokalemia and acute onset paraparesis with prevalence of one in one hundred thousand (1 in 100000).
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HTLV-I is a human type C retrovirus which has been etiologically associated with Adult T-Cell Leukemia and with a demyelinating neurologic disorder termed Tropical Spastic Paraparesis, and/or HTLV-I Associated Myelopathy (TSP/HAM).
On re-examination, at four months follow-up, she had mild persistent paraparesis as her only sequela.
Spinal cord involvement in NMO usually presents as transverse myelitis with paraparesis or quadriparesis, a sensory level and sphincter dysfunction [4, 5].
The in situ noninstrumented PSF led to lower limb weakness and paraparesis 6 weeks postoperatively with the authors not clarifying the cause of the neurology deterioration [5].
Physically flaccid inferior paraparesis with areflexia, sensory deficit in all modalities below [T.
Born with hereditary spastic paraparesis, Zahra cannot talk.