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Decerebrate rigidity

Decerebrate rigidity: Introduction

Decerebrate rigidity: is a condition of increased muscle tone and stretch reflexes, particularly in extensor muscles. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Decerebrate rigidity, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Decerebrate rigidity: Symptom Checker

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Decerebrate rigidity: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Decerebrate rigidity may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Decerebrate rigidity

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Decerebrate rigidity: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Decerebrate rigidity

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How Common are these Causes of Decerebrate rigidity?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Decerebrate rigidity. Of the 22 causes of Decerebrate rigidity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 19 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Decerebrate rigidity:

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Causes of Decerebrate rigidity Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Decerebrate rigidity based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Decerebrate rigidity:

    Medical Conditions associated with Decerebrate rigidity:

    Rigidity (96 causes), Posture symptoms (96 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Decerebrate rigidity:

    Abnormal extensor reflexes, Upper brain stem damage (7 causes), Metabolic encephalopathy (2 causes), Head injury (3 causes), Brain stem compression (19 causes), Increased intracranial pressure (71 causes)

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