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Spastic Paraparesis

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Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus 1 Associated Myelopathy
  • Journal: Journal of bodywork and movement therapies
  • Treatment Used: Pilates
  • Number of Patients: 8
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effects of serial Pilates exercises on the clinical and immunological profiles of patients with HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Complicated with Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1 (HTLV-1)-Associated Myelopathy
  • Journal: Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Treatment Used: Tocilizumab
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 61-year-old woman with rheumatoid arthritis and human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1)-associated myelopathy (HAM)/tropical spastic paraparesis (TSP) and interstitial pneumonia (IP) treated with tocilizumab monotherapy.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Severe Pott's Kyphosis in a 19-Month-Old Child
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Posterior Vertebral Column Resection (VCR) and Non-Fusion Posterior Pedicle Screw Instrumentation
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This article reported on a 19-month-old child with severe tubercular kyphotic deformity of the upper thoracic spine managed with posterior vertebral column resection (VCR) and nonfusion posterior pedicle screw instrumentation.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1-Associated Myelopathy or Tropical Spastic Paraparesis (HAM/TSP)
  • Journal: Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical
  • Treatment Used: Home-Based Exercise Protocol
  • Number of Patients: 56
  • Published —
This study evaluated the impact of a home-based exercise protocol on pain and quality of life (QOL) in people with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1-associated myelopathy or tropical spastic paraparesis (partial paralysis; HAM/TSP).

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
Other
  • Status: Active, not recruiting
  • Study Type: Other
  • Participants: 120
  • Start Date: March 1, 2020
Characterization of the Interruptions of the GAA Expansion and Study of Their Influence on the Severity of Friedreich's Ataxia : INTREP-AF
Clinical Trial
Other
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Other
  • Participants: 80
  • Start Date: October 30, 2018
SNAP: Measurement of the Subjective Perception of the Symptom in Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis (HSP)
Clinical Trial
Other
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Participants: 750
  • Start Date: April 6, 1998
Immuno-Virological Evaluation of Human T Cell Leukemia Virus Type-1 Associated Myelopathy (HAM/TSP)