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what is spastic syndrome?

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jambuttie · 22/01/2006 10:44

just found out i possibly have spastic syndrome. my right hand has suddenly seized up and the doctor said this is a possibility. what is it?

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jambuttie · 22/01/2006 11:40

please help, i hav tried googling it too but had no success.

what is this

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jambuttie · 22/01/2006 14:21

please?

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fairydust · 22/01/2006 14:29

spastic means "stiff" that's all i know i'm afraid

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lou33 · 22/01/2006 14:30

spastic is another term for involuntary spasms

syndrome means a group of symptoms that collectively indicate or characterize a disease, psychological disorder, or other abnormal condition.

I think he is just saying that your hand is behaving in a non typical fashion, by having this behaviour

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jambuttie · 22/01/2006 15:02

god it is so sore-swelling increased too

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jambuttie · 24/01/2006 09:25

i will be seeing at reumatology clinic on monday

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lou33 · 24/01/2006 10:51

good luck with that

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jambuttie · 24/01/2006 15:58

thanks lou

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