Disease Information for Spinal cord infarction

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Anal sphincter/loss of tone/reflex
Bowel/Stool Incontinence
Decreased bowel sounds
Focal wasting muscle groups
Hypertonia
Leg/lower extremity pains
Muscle fasciculations
Muscle twitches
Unable to stand up from sitting position
Active reflexes
Ankle reflexes increased
Areflexia
Babinski's up-going toe reflex/unilateral
Babinski's upgoing toes/bilateral
Clonus
Clonus/bilateral ankle (sustained)
Early flaccid paraplegia late spastic paraplegia/sign
Flaccid paralysis/legs
Hyperreflexia/DTRs increased
Knee reflexes increased
Leg reflexes increased
Legs increased tone/spastic/hyperreflexic
Myeloradiculopathy presentation/signs
Paralysis
Paraparesis in Children
Paraparesis in Elderly
Sensory cord level/preserved position/vibration sense
Spinal cord level lesion/signs
Sweat loss cord level
Weak lower extremities
Shallow breathing
Acute Back Pain
Back Pain
Back Pain on Percussion/Spine
Back Pain Visceral
Back pain/relentless
Back/Spine/Axial Pain
Backache
Mid-back pain
Spine pain/vertebral skeletal pain
Urine Incontinence
Acutely ill patient/signs
Unable to stand
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Back pain Hyperreflexia Incontinence
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Arteriosclerosis
Event, Activity, Behavioral & Seasonal Factors
Lifestyle/Drug addiction/population
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
CSF LDH
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
PATH/Gliosis spinal cord
PATH/Spinal cord necrosis/lesions
Electrodiagnosis
EMG/Abnormal findings
CT Scan
MRI/Spinal cord abnormalities
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Poliomyelitis, acute
Syringomyelia
Tabes dorsalis
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute respiratory failure/Respiratory arrest
Anal Incontinence
Constipation
Hypoventilation, alveolar
Neurogenic bladder/cord
Paraparesis
Paraplegia
Respiratory muscle paralysis
Spinal cord infarction
Spinal cord lesion/dysfunction
Urinary bladder retention
Acute Urinary Retention
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Neurologic (category)
CLASS/Spinal cord disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Upper motor neuron disorder
Pathophysiology/Lung Hypoventilation
Pathophysiology/Lung Ventilation Neuromuscular
Process
PROCESS/Arteriosclerosis/vascular/venous (category)
PROCESS/Ischemic process (ex)
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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