Rigid spine syndrome

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Rigid spine syndrome

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The terms "Rigid spine syndrome" returned 11 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Response to botulinum toxin in a case of rigid spine syndrome.
 

Author(s): J Sastre-Garriga, M Tintoré, X Montabalan, J Bagó, I Ferrer

Journal: J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.. 2001 Oct;71(4):564-5.

 

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2001

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Rigid spine syndrome and nocturnal alveolar hypoventilation.
 

Author(s): A Kawata, M Suga, K Miyamoto, K Hirose, H Tanabe

Journal: Intern. Med.. 1993 Aug;32(8):638-40.

 

A 17-year-old Japanese woman with rigid spine syndrome (RSS) presented with respiratory failure leading to CO2 narcosis. The clinical symptoms were drowsiness, asterixis and cardiac arrhythmias. Tracheostomy and temporary ventilatory support abolished these symptoms. However, polygraphic ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 1994

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Familial autosomal recessive rigid spine syndrome with neurogenic facio-scapulo-peroneal muscle atrophy.
 

Author(s): L Palmucci, T Mongini, C Doriguzzi, M Maniscalco, D Schiffer

Journal: J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.. 1991 Jan;54(1):42-5.

 

Two sisters and a first cousin presented with rigid spine and facio-scapulo-peroneal muscle atrophy. The patients belonged to a family with two first-cousin marriages. Electromyography, muscle and nerve biopsy showed neurogenic muscle atrophy without peripheral nerve involvement. ...

Last Updated: 8 May 1991

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The terms "Rigid spine syndrome" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Rigid spine syndrome associated with cardiomyopathy: clinical and nosological considerations.
 

Author(s): Y Takase, K Yamamoto, H Nogaki, T Fukusako, F Sasabe, M Morimatsu

Journal: Jpn. J. Med.. ;29(5):555-9.

 

We report observations in a 32-year-old man with the following characteristics of rigid spine syndrome: humero-peroneal muscular atrophy and weakness; bradycardia, dilated cardiomegaly and complete cardiac conduction block; and severe fatty degeneration of the paravertebral and calf ...

Last Updated: 28 May 1991

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Role of CYP2B6, CYP3A4, and MDR1 in the Metabolic Clearance of Methadone
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Substance-Related Disorders

 

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2010

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Last Updated: 12 Nov 2012

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