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Hemiparesis: One-sided paralysis of the body. See detailed information below for a list of 47 causes of Hemiparesis, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Hemiparesis.
There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Hemiparesis, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Hemiparesis. Some of these are listed below :
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hemiparesis may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Hemiparesis. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.
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The list of organs typically affected by Hemiparesis may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Hemiparesis mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hemiparesis. Of the 47 causes of Hemiparesis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Hemiparesis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Hemiparesis or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Hemiparesis based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Hemiparesis, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Hemiparesis:
Hemiplegia (55 causes)
Medical Conditions associated with Hemiparesis:
Paralysis symptoms (385 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Hemiparesis:
Paralysis (325 causes), Facial paralysis (70 causes), Numbness (497 causes), Paraplegia (80 causes), Numbness (497 causes), Paresthesias (453 causes), Muscle dystrophy, Duchennes muscular dystrophy, Peripheral nerve compression, Peripheral neuropathy (299 causes)
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