Table 1 Signs and symptoms of acute transverse myelitis at presentation

From: Diagnostic workup of patients with acute transverse myelitis: spectrum of clinical presentation, neuroimaging and laboratory findings

  ASIA impairment scale Total
  A B C D  
Acute transverse myelitis (n (%), current study) 1 (2.4) 3 (48) 59 (93.8) 63 (100)
Motor 3 (100) 27 (45.8) 30 (47.6)
Sensory 1 (100) 3 (100) 59 (100) 63 (100)
Autonomic 1 (100) 1 (33.3) 10 (16.9) 12 (19.0)
Neurological syndrome     
segmental    1 (1.7) 1 (1.6)
quadrant    6 (10.2) 6 (9.5)
hemicorporal   1 (33.3) 16 (27.1) 17 (27.0)
para- 1 (100) 1 (33.3) 27 (45.8) 29 (46.0)
tetra-    1 (33.3) 9 (15.8) 10 (15.9)
  1. Abbreviation: ASIA, American Spinal Injury Association.