Cogwheel rigidity

Summary: A type of rigidity in which a muscle responds with cogwheellike jerks to the use of constant force in bending the limb (i.e., it gives way in little, repeated jerks when the muscle is passively stretched). ...1,2

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Causes of Cogwheel rigidity

Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Cogwheel Rigidity:

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Causes List for Cogwheel rigidity

Possible causes of Cogwheel rigidity (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN002176/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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