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  • diagnosis
  • Vertebral sinus enlargement secondary to thrombi should be considered as a differential diagnosis in patients presenting with tetraparesis and cervical hyperesthesia. (frontiersin.org)
  • The diagnosis of a cervical disc herniation is suspected on the basis of history, as well as the clinical findings observed in the orthopedic and neurologic examination. (linode.com)
  • On MRI, the differential diagnosis of an enhancing dumbbell-shaped mass in the spinal canal extending through the neural foramina includes neurogenic tumours, of which neurofibromas are the most common. (bmj.com)
  • Diagnosis of ganglioneuromas must be discussed at all cervical medullar masses despite of its rarity. (bmj.com)
  • lesion
  • Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain and cervical spinal cord identified an extradural compressive lesion over the body of C2 caused by marked dilation of the vertebral venous sinuses. (frontiersin.org)
  • flexion
  • At initial examination cervical range of motion was limited (flexion, extension, left and right rotation), and he reported pain specifically at the end of extension. (thelessinstitute.com)
  • The slump test "was performed with the patient sitting and was assessed through a combination of sitting thoracolumbar flexion, cervical flexion, ankle dorsiflexion, and knee extension. (wordpress.com)
  • The femoral stretch test was "performed with the patient side-lying on the nonaffected side, assesses the presence/absence of neural mechanosensitivity (L2-4) using a combination of thoracolumbar flexion, cervical flexion, knee flexion, and hip extension. (wordpress.com)
  • occurs
  • Given the predominance of upper extremity weakness that occurs in central cord syndrome, the restoration of the basic activities of daily living (ADLs), upper extremity strength, and ROM are the main goals of occupational therapy. (medscape.com)