Spastic paraparesis

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Spastic paraparesis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spastic paraparesis" returned 174 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Tropical spastic paraparesis viewed from an Iberian context. Reply].
 

Author(s): Leticia Pías-Peleteiro, Juan Manuel Pías-Peleteiro, Manuel Arias

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2016 Feb;62(3):144.

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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[Tropical spastic paraparesis viewed from an Iberian context].
 

Author(s): Cristóbal González-Losada, Alberto J Dorta-Contreras

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2016 Feb;62(3):143-4.

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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HTLV-1-Associated Myelopathy/Tropical Spastic Paraparesis Is Not Associated with SNP rs12979860 of the IL-28B Gene.
 

Author(s): Antonio C R Vallinoto, Bárbara Brasil Santana, Keyla S G Sá, Tuane C S Ferreira, Rita Catarina M Sousa, Vânia N Azevedo, Rosimar N M Feitosa, Luiz Fernando A Machado, Marluísa O G Ishak, Ricardo Ishak

Journal: Mediators Inflamm.. 2015 ;2015():804167.

 

The present study investigated the association between the rs12979860 polymorphism in the IL-28B gene and HTLV-1 infection as well as the development of HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP). HTLV-1-infected patients (26 HAM/TSP symptomatic and 53 asymptomatic) ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2015

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The terms "Spastic paraparesis" returned 15 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Progressive spastic paraparesis and static syringomyelia: Silver syndrome/SPG17].
 

Author(s): Miguel Lafuente-Hidalgo, José L Peña-Segura, Rosana Ranz-Angulo, Alberto García-Oguiza, Raquel Pérez-Delgado, Silvia Izquierdo-Álvarez, Javier López-Pisón

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2015 Aug;61(4):188-91.

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2015

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[Tropical spastic paraparesis: a report of a new case in Spain].
 

Author(s): Luciana Midaglia, Antonio Pato-Pato, Iria Rodriguez-Constenla, Eloísa Santos-Armentia, Iciar Cimas-Hernando, María Lopez-Fernandez, Delicias Munoz-Garcia, Candelas Valeiras-Munoz, José R Lorenzo-Gonzalez

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2014 Jun;58(12):573-5.

 

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2014

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HTLV-I-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP): the role of HTLV-I-infected Th1 cells in the pathogenesis, and therapeutic strategy.
 

Author(s): Tatsufumi Nakamura

Journal: Folia Neuropathol. 2009 ;47(2):182-94.

 

Human T lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I)-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) is a chronic progressive myelopathy characterized by bilateral pyramidal tract involvement with sphincteric disturbances. The primary neuropathological feature of HAM/TSP is chronic ...

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2009

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Effect of Raltegravir in Patients With Acute Tropical Spastic Paraparesis - Human T-Lymphotropic Virus 1 Infection
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: HTLV-I Infections; Tropical Spastic Paraparesis

 

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2016

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Evaluation of Patients With HAM/TSP
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: HTLV-I Infection; Tropical Spastic Paraparesis

 

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2016

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Last Updated: 31 Aug 2016

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