Morvan's disease


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Morvan's disease

a form of syringomyelia with tissue changes in the extremities, such as a paresthesia of the forearms and hands and progressive painless ulceration of the fingertips.

syringomyelia

sensory dysfunction (pain and paraesthesia, thermoanaesthesia but preservation of tactile sensation), motor effects (muscular atrophy, especially of hands, spastic paralysis of legs) and lumbar scoliosis associated with spinal cord syrinxes