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  • onset
  • We present idiopathic spontaneous hematomyelia of a previously healthy 80-year-old male with a sudden onset of back pain and paraplegia. (hindawi.com)
  • clinical
  • HSPs are clinically differentiated into 'pure' forms if spastic paraplegia with bladder involvement is the only clinical finding, and 'complicated' (or complex) forms if there are additional neurologic or systemic abnormalities. (uptodate.com)
  • lower
  • On admission, neurological examination of his motor power was reduced (0/5) in both lower extremities (paraplegia), tendon reflexes in both lower limbs had increased, Babinski responses were positive, there was anesthesia/hypoesthesia for light touch, and there was hypoesthesia below the thoracal (T5-T6) dermatome. (hindawi.com)
  • Paraplegia is a term used to describe the inability to voluntarily move the lower parts of the body. (uab.edu)