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Spastic paralysis: a chronic pathological condition in which the muscles are affected by persistent spasms and exaggerated tendon reflexes because of damage to motor nerves of the central nervous system. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Spastic paralysis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Paralysis marked by spasticity of the muscles of the paralyzed part and increases tendon reflexes, due to upper motor neuron lesions.
- (Source - CRISP)
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Medical Conditions associated with Spastic paralysis:
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 Spastic paralysis:
Adult-onset ALD, Anterior spinal artery syndrome, Canavan leukodystrophy, Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial, Cerebral Palsy, Encephaloceles, Fahr's Syndrome, Hydranencephaly, Infantile-onset ascending hereditary spastic paralysis, Japanese encephalitis (2 causes)
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