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Differential Diagnosis For Lhermittes sign (tingling on neck flex)

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List of current finding(s):

Infectious Disorders (Specific Agent)
Tabes dorsalis
Allergic, Collagen, Auto-Immune Disorders
Multiple Sclerosis
Deficiency Disorders
Copper deficiency
Vitamin B12 deficiency
Vitamin E deficiency
Adult Copper Deficiency Myelopathy
Congenital, Developmental Disorders
Cervical spinal canal, shallow
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Spondylosis, cervical
Cervical spinal stenosis
Platybasia
Reference to Organ System
Pseudotabes/diabetic syndrome
Pernicious anemia
Posterior column disorder/cord
Combined system disease/pernicious an.
Poisoning (Specific Agent)
Lead poisoning
Synonyms
Barber's chair sign, Barber's chair sign (finding), Lhermitte's phenomenon, Lhermitte's Sign
Definition

Sharp pain traveling up or down with neck on vigorous flexion usually with MS or cord irritation or scar at neck or chest level

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