Disease Information for Tabes dorsalis: Clinical Manifestations

Signs & Symptoms
Furrowed forehead
Tabetic facies/sad look
Foot Lesion Ulcerating
Foot ulcer
Leg Ulcers in Elderly
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Pain Nonsurgical
Abdominal paresthesias
Acute abdomen with no signs
Diffuse Abdominal Pain
Epigastric recurrent pain attacks
Poorly Localized Abdominal Pain
Severe abdominal pain
Absent knee reflexes
Anesthetic hypesthetic limbs/areas
Ankle reflexes absent
Ankle reflexes decreased
Ataxia is worse at night
Ataxia/Posterior columns
Broad based/wide gait
Distal Sensory Loss
Dropping things
Finger to nose test abnormality
Gait disturbance/abnormality
Heel to shin test abnormality
Hung reflexes (prolonged relaxation)/Woltman sign
Hyporeflexia/DTRs decreased
Knee reflex decrease
Leg pains, lightning
Lhermittes sign (tingling on neck flex)
Loss deep pain sensation
Loss of pain of temperature sensation
Loss position sense/postural sense
Movement or gait disorder/signs
Pain delayed/Kerandel sign
Poor coordination legs/feet
Position sense decreased/proprioception
Position sense decreased/proprioception Legs
Romberg sign positive
Sensory Ataxia
Spatial orientation/perception difficulty
Spinal cord level lesion/signs
Staggering Gait
Unable to tandem walk/straight line
Vibratory sense decreased
Vibratory sense decreased Legs
Weak reflexes
Acute Back Pain
Arthritis/severe without much pain
Back Pain
Back Pain Severe
Charcot joint signs
Dorsal Spine Pain
Bladder distension
Overflow incontinence
Urine Incontinence
Balance problems
Ectomorph habitus
Unable to walk/night
Walking difficulties
Eye symptoms/signs
Iridoplegia/spared accomodation reflex
Miosis/narrow pupils
Pel's ocular crisis/pain (tabes dorsalis)
Ptosis (blepharoptosis)
Pupil Abnormal/Signs
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Progressive Motor Sensory Polyneuropathy
Disease Progression
Course/Acute only
Course/Chronic disease crisis/flare/attacks