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Spastic Paraparesis

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  • 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).
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  • Condition: Rare Movement Disorders in Europe
  • Journal: European journal of neurology
  • Treatment Used: Botulinum Toxin or Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This study explored the management of rare movement disorders in Europe.
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  • 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
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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.
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  • 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
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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.
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  • 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
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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).
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  • Condition: Metastatic Spine Tumors (MTTs)
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Posterior Thoracic Corpectomies
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This study analyzed the outcomes and complications of patients with metastatic thoracic spinal tumors (MTTs) who underwent posterior corpectomies.
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  • Condition: Multiple Sclerosis
  • Journal: European journal of neurology
  • Treatment Used: High-frequency Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Intermittent Theta-burst Stimulation
  • Number of Patients: 34
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In this study, researchers evaluated the safety and effectiveness of high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation and intermittent theta-burst stimulation for spasticity management in secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.
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  • Condition: Multiple sclerosis and Upper motor neuron foot-drop
  • Journal: Clinical rehabilitation
  • Treatment Used: Functional electrical stimulation
  • Number of Patients: 47
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To evaluate the effect of functional electrical stimulation on bladder symptoms in people with upper motor neuron foot drop
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  • Condition: Chronic Spastic Paresis
  • Journal: PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation
  • Treatment Used: Long-Term Lower Limb Self-Stretch Program
  • Number of Patients: 26
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This study evaluated changes in extensibility in 6 lower limb muscles and in ambulation speed after a ?1-year self-stretch program, the Guided Self-rehabilitation Contract (GSC), in individuals with chronic spastic paresis (muscle weakness).
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  • Condition: Overactive bladder with human T lymphotropic virus type 1- associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis.
  • Journal: International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association
  • Treatment Used: Prosultiamine
  • Number of Patients: 16
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This study evaluated oral prosultiamine treatment in patients with overactive bladder accompanied by human T-lymphotropic virus type 1- associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis.