hyporeflexia


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hyporeflexia

[¦hī·pō·ri′flek·sē·ə]
(medicine)
A condition in which reflexes are below normal, due to a variety of causes.
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Neurologic examination showed disoriented consciousness with intact brainstem function, and generalized hypotonia and hyporeflexia.
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) is similar to Guillain-Barre syndrome in that it causes proximal- and distal-extremity weakness, sensory loss, and often hyporeflexia or areflexia.
4%); 2 had a left preponderance, 1 had bilateral hyperreflexia, 3 had bilateral hyporeflexia, and 1 had an atypical morphologic pattern.
Unresolved pain (local or radicular), voiding dysfunction, extremity weakness, and hyporeflexia were the specific sequelae that were identified.
Physical examination indicated hyporeflexia, mild changes in mental status, and no neck stiffness.
His exam revealed bilateral lower extremity weakness and hyporeflexia with intact sensation, and saddle anesthesia with absence of rectal tone.
This case involves an elderly female patient who initially presented with gait ataxia associated with sensory complaints, weakness of the distal lower extremities, and diffuse hyporeflexia.