(Hemispinal Cord Syndrome; Spastic Spinal Monoplegia Syndrome)
associated with injury to the lateral half of the spinal cord
. The condition is characterized by the following clinical features (which are found below the level of the lesion): contralateral hemisensory anesthesia
, ipsilateral loss of propioception, and ipsilateral motor paralysis
. Tactile sensation
is generally spared. (From Adams et al., Principles of neurology
, 6th ed, p162).
Brown-Séquard syndrome occurs
Brown-Séquard syndrome (OHCM,
Brown Sequard Syndrome Images
Brown-Séquard syndrome is
or Brown-sequard syndrome
Syndrome de Brown Sequard.
Diagnosis and therapies
Brain herniation, Perineal hernia, Greater sciatic foramen, Enterocele, Pott's puffy tumor, Lesser sciatic foramen, Buccal fat pad, Buccal fat extraction, Painful fat herniation, Strangling
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Comments on "Brown-Sequard Syndrome"
- Top right hand a little. I am 25 years old and can not use. 2 operated upon. Arms raised. Left clusters. May increase Hands (+)