Major Finding: Patients referred for dysphagia related to long-term opioid therapy were significantly more likely to manifest spastic
esophageal dysmotility disorders than were those not on opioids, as shown by high-resolution impedance manometry.
Since 2006, The Magnificent Mile races have raised more than $150,000 to fund research grants awarded by the Spastic
Paraplegia Foundation to help find a cure to motor neuron disease.
The EMG signals were also used to compare the spastic
reflex across different conditions.
valaisiana DNA in CSF of a patient with slow progressive spastic
paraparesis, which suggests that this microorganism might be the causative agent of the disease.
The spasticity was refractory to the standard regimens used for spastic
hypertonia, (1-4) such as baclofen and benzodiazepines, and it did not respond to multiple injections of Clostridium botulinum toxin (Botox, Allergan Inc.
Her legs were locked into a fetal position while her head and arms were in constant spastic
Her left side is more affected by the head injury and Vanessa has a spastic
, unco-ordinated hand.
The inmate's medical needs arose from spastic
partial paralysis causing his foot to flex and curl his toes into a claw, and related chronic pain management issues.
You may learn, for instance, how to maneuver your spastic
legs into a comfortable position during sex.
Pyrethrums cause fleas to have spastic
attacks, making them fall to the floor, where they are easier to retrieve with the vacuum.
The first facility for persons with cerebral palsy was founded in Bombay in 1973, and is called the Spastic
Society of Bombay (Spastics
Society of Eastern India, 1992).
If you have somebody up there who's spastic
, is that becoming?