myelopathic


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my·e·lo·path·ic

(mī'ĕ-lō-path'ik),
Relating to myelopathy.

my·e·lo·path·ic

(mī'ĕ-lō-path'ik)
Relating to myelopathy.
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At an average follow-up of 9 months, myelopathic symptoms were improved in seven patients and not changed in two patients.
The clinical presentation of ependymoma is similar to that of other intramedullary lesions, with a prolonged history of slowly worsening myelopathic symptoms prior to diagnosis.
Rhee et al (14) prospectively examined the prevalence of myelopathic findings in patients with and without confirmed CSM.
They may also have neurological symptoms ranging from clumsiness, with subtle myelopathic signs, to complete motor fallout.
As an example of the use of this assay, we had the opportunity to evaluate a 25-year-old woman with a 6-year history of myelopathic spasticity, peripheral neuropathy, and dysphagia.
Is surgery indicated for asymptomatic or mildly myelopathic patients with ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament?
This can give insight into the present and extent of myelopathic changes that may be too subtle for routine imaging to reveal (Figures 9 and 10).
In that study, 14 of the 30 nonambulatory patients (47%) died of myelopathic complications, such as pneumonia, infected pressure sores, and urosepsis, which are the leading causes of death in the first year after traumatic SCI.
significant VASPI score improvement was found in patients with myelopathic pain (19% vs.
On average, the patients had experienced myelopathic symptoms for 18 months, but some of them were not diagnosed for up to 2 years because they did not have the typical reflex problems, Dr.
Patients may have a full-blown myelopathic picture or may have transient weakness and sensory disturbances followed by progressive radiculospinal symptoms.