"Paralysis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A general term most often used to describe severe or complete loss of muscle strength due to motor system disease from the level of the cerebral cortex to the muscle fiber. This term may also occasionally refer to a loss of sensory function. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p45)
- Todd Paralysis
- Paralysis, Todd
- Todd's Paralysis
- Paralysis, Todd's
- Todds Paralysis
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Paralysis" by people in Profiles.
Abe K, Casamina C, Ching N, Abe KK, Melish M, Thompson KS, Ahmed AA, Purohit PJ. A Rare Etiology for Ascending Paralysis in an Infant. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2022 Oct 25; 11(10):448-451.
Li S, Armstrong N, Zhao H, Cruz-Cosme R, Yang H, Zhong C, Fu W, Wang W, Yang D, Xia N, Cheng T, Tang Q. Zika Virus Infection Downregulates Connexin 43, Disrupts the Cardiomyocyte Gap Junctions and Induces Heart Diseases in A129 Mice. J Virol. 2022 11 09; 96(21):e0137322.
Fogel I, Katz A, Sela HY, Lebel E. Brachial plexus birth palsy: incidence, natural-course, and prognostic factors during the first year of life. J Perinatol. 2021 07; 41(7):1590-1594.
Li S, Armstrong N, Zhao H, Hou W, Liu J, Chen C, Wan J, Wang W, Zhong C, Liu C, Zhu H, Xia N, Cheng T, Tang Q. Zika Virus Fatally Infects Wild Type Neonatal Mice and Replicates in Central Nervous System. Viruses. 2018 01 22; 10(1).
Tu TW, Kim JH, Wang J, Song SK. Full tensor diffusion imaging is not required to assess the white-matter integrity in mouse contusion spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Jan; 27(1):253-62.
Norris KC, Levine B, Ganesan K. Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis associated with hypokalemia and hypophosphatemia. Am J Kidney Dis. 1996 Aug; 28(2):270-3.