Lower Extremities CNS | Spinal Cord: Thoracic

Processes causing cord compression and myelopathic symptoms and findings.

Symptoms

  • Back pain
  • Weakness & numbness
  • Typically bilateral lower extremities

Physical Exam Findings

  • Stiff & wide based gait
  • And hyper-reflexia of affected limbs
  • Bowel and bladder are late sx

Sub-Diseases

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