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Glossary for Imbalance

Medical terms related to Imbalance or mentioned in this section include:

  • Alcohol -- Teratogenic Agent: There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Alcohol during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Arthritis: A condition which is characterized by the inflammation of a joint
  • Balance symptoms: Problems with balance or vertigo
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Cerebellar ataxia: Cerebellar ataxia is a form of ataxia originating in the cerebellum. Romberg's test can be used to distinguish cerebellar ataxia from other forms of ataxia
  • Choreoathetosis-spasticity, episodic: A dominantly inherited movement disorder characterized by episodes of involuntary movments. Symptom episodes are often triggered by fatigue, alcohol, physical exertion and stress.
  • Clumsiness: Clumsy motions or poor coordination
  • Coordination problems: Symptoms affecting physical coordination.
  • Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Adult-Onset: A rare condition characterized by the association of parkinsonism and dystonia due to a neurodegenerative disorder which progresses quickly.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Luteinizing hormone releasing hormone, deficiency of, with ataxia: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by insufficient sex hormone production and impaired balance and coordination due to nervous system dysfunction.
  • Mal de debarquement: Imbalance that occurs after being exposed to motion such as on a boat. It differs to normal motion sickness in that symptoms can last months or even years and may be quite debilitating.
  • Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Muscle weakness: Weakness of the muscles or loss of tone
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Myelopathy: Myelopathy is any disease process that effects the spinal cord.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological disorder: diseases affecting the central and peripheral nervous system
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Perilymphatic fistula: An abnormal opening between the fluid-filled inner ear and air-filled middle ear. It generally causes sudden or fluctuating hearing loss.
  • Sensory ataxia: It is a form of ataxia (loss of coordination) caused not by cerebellar dysfunction but by loss of sensory input into the control of movement
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia 9: An inherited condition characterized by slowly progressive incoordination and speech and eye movement problems due to degeneration of part of the brain called the cerebellum.
  • Vision Impairment: Reduced or degraded vision.
  • Visual impairment: Any condition which impairs ones vision
  • Walking symptoms: Problems with walking.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Imbalance:

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