bulbar paralysis

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bulbar paralysis

[′bəl·bər pə′ral·ə·səs]
(medicine)
A clinical syndrome due to involvement of the nuclei of the last four or five cranial nerves, characterized principally by paralysis or weakness of the muscles which control swallowing, talking, movement of the tongue and lips, and sometimes respiratory paralysis.
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To the best of our knowledge, there is no case with CADASIL presenting with progressive bulbar palsy probably caused by acute bilateral subcortical lesions in the literature.
Summary: Tentatively, the spinal bulbar muscular atrophy treatment market has been segmented on the basis of drug class and distribution channel.
In focal bulbar weakness, a high index of suspicious is required to MG.
There are 2 prospective trials randomizing patients to single stage BMG or PFF for anterior urethral strictures including both penile and bulbar stricture locations.
Fact.MR has announced the addition of the "Spinal Bulbar Muscular Atrophy Treatment Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Review 2018 to 2028"report to their offering.
(3) A thorough neurological examination to document the existing deficit is also important, (4) and the presence of bulbar symptoms (dysphagia, dysarthria) must raise awareness of a high risk of aspiration and respiratory failure.
The calf recovered uneventfully but there were folds in bulbar conjunctiva as complication of inflammation even at 15th day of surgery which was reducing slowly.
To date, over 12,000 systems for the treatment of BPH (Benign prostatic hyperplasia), Bulbar and Ureteral strictures have been implanted in major international markets.
Conjunctivochalasis (CCh) was first described at 1942 by Hughes (1) as redundant, loose, nonedematous inferior bulbar conjunctiva interposed between the globe and the lower eyelid.
It has been shown that the reduction of ALS functional rating scale for motor and bulbar functions is 33% less in patients with ALS treated with the edaravone, which affects the oxidative stress mechanism compared with placebo (2).
Urethroplasty is the treatment of choice for penile and bulbar urethral strictures, offering the best long-term results [1].