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1,180 Possible Causes for Abnormal Gait, Kyphosis

  • Osteoporosis

    The most consistent predictors of future falls are clinically detected abnormalities of gait or balance (likelihood ratio range, 1.7-2.4).[doi.org] His scoliosis remains stable, but a minor progression of kyphosis has been noted in the last year.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Spinal compression fractures may lead to difficulty walking and/or loss of balance leading to an increased risk of falling and breaking a hip, or other bones.[spineuniverse.com]

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    Sawacha Z, Guarneri G, Cristoferi G, Guiotto A, Avogaro A, Cobelli C (2009) Diabetic gait and posture abnormalities: a biomechanical investigation through three dimensional[doi.org] BACKGROUND: Sagittal translation (ST) is an accidental event that surgeons commonly encounter during a spinal osteotomy in the correction of kyphosis in ankylosing spondylitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hip pain is quite common with ankylosing spondylitis and may be associated with pain in the groin or buttocks, as well as difficulty walking.[arthritis.about.com]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 1

    Hypermobile joints and an abnormal gait with a tendency to fall may also be presenting features.[genedx.com] An initial kyphosis angle greater than 45 was predictive of progression of more than 10 with sensitivity of 67% and specificity of 88%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Bone deformities like kyphosis or gibbus, scoliosis, genu valgum, pes cavus have been described and may cause gait disturbances.[symptoma.com]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 4A

    Treatment is based on the signs and symptoms present in each person. 0002750 Gait disturbance Abnormal gait Abnormal walk Impaired gait [2] Last updated: 7/24/2017 Mucopolysaccharidosis[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] When kyphosis exceeds 45 degrees, progression is likely.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most prevalent clinical manifestations were kyphosis (100%), pectus carinatum (96%), abnormal gait (93%), striking short trunk dwarfism (92%), genu valgum (92%), and valvular[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    […] and distal junctional kyphosis angles, and the apical vertebral wedge angle.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypermobile joints and an abnormal gait with a tendency to fall may also be presenting features.[genedx.com] Twelve patients had a waddling gait. Four patients were partially wheelchair-dependent and ten patients had limitations in their maximum walking distance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cockayne Syndrome

    Main characteristics are dwarfism with disproportionately long extremities and large hands and feet, kyphosis, cold blue extremities, beak-like nose giving the patient a prematurely[whonamedit.com] The abnormal gait is due to contractures of the ankles, knees and hips as well as leg spasticity and ataxia.[symptoma.com] Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease CAMFAK syndrome ORPHA:1317 Synonym(s): CAMAK syndrome Cataract-microcephaly-arthrogryposis-kyphosis syndrome Cataract-microcephaly-failure[orpha.net]

  • Stiff-Person Syndrome

    abnormalities, and muscular stiffness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stiffness may increase and patients may develop a hunched posture ( kyphosis ) or a swayback (lordosis).[diagnose-me.com] Eventually, persons with stiff person syndrome may develop a hunched posture (kyphosis) or a swayback (lordosis).[encyclopedia.com]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    abnormalities; caused by a loss of neurons and a decrease of dopamine in the basal ganglia Applies To Parkinsonism or Parkinson's disease: NOS idiopathic primary ICD-9-CM[icd9data.com] Progressive, degenerative disorder of the nervous system characterized by tremors, rigidity, bradykinesia, postural instability, and gait abnormalities; caused by a loss of[icd9data.com] As these symptoms become more pronounced, patients may have difficulty walking, talking, or completing other simple tasks. PD usually affects people over the age of 60.[ninds.nih.gov]

  • Osteoarthritis

    walking or bending the joint Some patients with osteoarthritis also develop a bone spur (a bony protrusion) at the affected joint.[foothealthfacts.org] Lipscombe , Osteoarthritis-related difficulty walking and risk for diabetes complications , Osteoarthritis and Cartilage , 10.1016/j.joca.2016.08.003 , 25 , 1 , (67-75) ,[doi.org] People with osteoarthritis in the foot or ankle experience, in varying degrees, one or more of the following: Pain and stiffness in the joint Swelling in or near the joint Difficulty[foothealthfacts.org]

  • Disorder of the Skeletal System

    Though there are many medical conditions associated with the skeletal system, some of the major and most disturbing maladies include kyphosis, arthritis, osteoporosis, bone[skeletalsystem.organsofthebody.com] More severe forms are accompanied by nerve defects, difficulty walking at problems with bowel and bladder function. 8.[newhealthguide.org] walking or walking distinctively different, dental problems, hearing loss, blue hue to the white area of the eyes, and headaches .[medicalook.com]

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