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Spastic paralysis

Spastic paralysis: Introduction

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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Causes of Spastic paralysis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Spastic paralysis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Spastic paralysis

Home Diagnostic Testing and Spastic paralysis

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Spastic paralysis: Symptom Checker

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Spastic paralysis Treatments

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Spastic paralysis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Spastic paralysis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Spastic paralysis

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Misdiagnosis and Spastic paralysis

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Spastic paralysis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Spastic paralysis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Spastic paralysis:

Paralysis marked by spasticity of the muscles of the paralyzed part and increases tendon reflexes, due to upper motor neuron lesions.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Spastic paralysis

The list below shows some of the causes of Spastic paralysis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Spastic paralysis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Spastic paralysis. Of the 14 causes of Spastic paralysis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 4 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Spastic paralysis:

The following list of conditions have 'Spastic paralysis' 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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Causes of Spastic paralysis Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Spastic paralysis:

    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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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Spastic paralysis

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