supranuclear paralysis


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su·pra·nu·cle·ar pa·ral·y·sis

paralysis due to lesions above the primary motor neurons.
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su·pra·nu·cle·ar pa·ral·y·sis

(sū'pră-nū'klē-ăr păr-al'i-sis)
Disorder due to lesions above the primary motor neurons.
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supranuclear paralysis

Paralysis resulting from disorders in pathways or centers above the nuclei of origin.
See also: paralysis
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