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Spastic

spastic

1. Of the nature of or characterised by spasms.

2. Hypertonic, so that the muscles are stiff and the movements awkward.

3. A person exhibiting spasticity, such as occurs in spastic paralysis or in cerebral palsy.

Origin: Gr. Spastikos


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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... and special diets... I have been diagnosed with IBS, but as mentioned before, it is a wide spectrum diagnosis. I have also been told that I have a spastic colan. I take meds like they are prescribed and follow the doctors orders on dieting, but have gained almost 50lbs in the past 2 years. It is ...

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by Babygirl6680
Thu Jan 13, 2011 3:12 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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The Fiber Disease

... 1996, pp. 238-242(5) Abstract: Familial amyloidosis, British type, is an autosomal dominant disease characterized by progressive dementia, spastic paralysis and ataxia . The identity of the accumulating amyliod is not known, thus preventing the definitive classification of the disease. ...

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by London
Wed Nov 22, 2006 8:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... T-CELL, ACUTE, HTLV-I-ASSOCIATED), T-cell lymphoma (LYMPHOMA, T-CELL), and is involved in mycosis fungoides, SEZARY SYNDROME and tropical spastic paraparesis (PARAPARESIS, TROPICAL SPASTIC).

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by London
Wed Feb 08, 2006 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... T-CELL, ACUTE, HTLV-I-ASSOCIATED), T-cell lymphoma (LYMPHOMA, T-CELL), and is involved in mycosis fungoides, SEZARY SYNDROME and tropical spastic paraparesis (PARAPARESIS, TROPICAL SPASTIC). Tell me this ain't so! london

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by London
Sat Dec 31, 2005 11:48 am
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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