palsy(redirected from Bulbar palsy)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to Bulbar palsy: Pseudobulbar palsy
, complete loss or impairment of the ability to use voluntary muscles, usually as the result of a disorder of the nervous system. The nervous tissue that is injured may be in the brain, the spinal cord, or in the muscles themselves.
..... Click the link for more information. .
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/
Any of various special types of paralysis, such as cerebral palsy.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
paralysis, esp of a specified type
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005