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Tropical spastic paraparesis

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Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Tropical spastic paraparesis" returned 10 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Immunovirological markers in HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP).
Last Updated: May 19, 2020

Human T cell lymphotropic virus 1 (HTLV-1) is a human retrovirus and infects approximately 10-20 million people worldwide. While the majority of infected people are asymptomatic carriers of HTLV-1, only 4% of infected people develop HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis ...

HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis.
Last Updated: Feb 08, 2018

Human T-lymphotropic virus 1 (HTLV-1)-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) is a progressive disease of the CNS that causes weakness or paralysis of the legs, lower back pain and urinary symptoms. HAM/TSP was first described in Jamaica in the nineteenth century, ...

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Tropical spastic paraparesis" returned 3 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
Therapeutic benefits of an oral vitamin B1 derivative for human T lymphotropic virus type I-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP).
Last Updated: Dec 03, 2018

Prosultiamine, a vitamin B1 derivative, has long been used for beriberi neuropathy and Wernicke's encephalopathy. Based on the finding that prosultiamine induces apoptosis in human T lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I)-infected T cells, Nakamura et al. conducted a clinical trial of ...

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Tropical spastic paraparesis" returned 116 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
An insight to HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) pathogenesis; evidence from high-throughput data integration and meta-analysis.
Last Updated: May 19, 2020

Human T-lymphotropic virus 1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) is a progressive disease of the central nervous system that significantly affected spinal cord, nevertheless, the pathogenesis pathway and reliable biomarkers have not been well determined. This ...

HTLV-1 proviral load in infective dermatitis associated with HTLV-1 does not increase after the development of HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis and does not decrease after IDH remission.
Last Updated: Feb 25, 2020

Infective dermatitis associated with HTLV-1 (IDH) is a recurrent eczema which affects children vertically infected with HTLV-1. In Bahia, Brazil, we recently reported that 47% of IDH patients also develop juvenile HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP), ...

Abnormal vitamin D and lipid profile in HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) patients.
Last Updated: Jun 12, 2020

The HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) is a neurodegenerative disease of host-HTLV-1 interactions. In many virus-associated diseases and multiple sclerosis, the importance of vitamin-D and lipid profile has been demonstrated, thus similarly, their ...

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