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244 Possible Causes for Adults May Lose Ability to Walk, Gowers Sign

  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2Q

    Image : “Gower’s sign.” by William Richard Gowers (1845–1915) – Gowers WR. Clinical lecture on pseudohypertrophic muscular paralysis. Lancet 1879;ii,73-5.[lecturio.com] Is there a finding (or history) of Gower's sign?[patient.info] They are usually unable to stand without using their own body to steady themselves and, as such, present with Gower’s sign (where patients use their own hands to push off[lecturio.com]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Depending upon the form of MD, children and adults may gradually lose the ability to walk and do other everyday activities.[web.archive.org] ’s sign of proximal muscle weakness 1 .[radiopaedia.org] Most people’s condition will get worse over time, and some people may lose the ability to walk, talk, or care for themselves. But that doesn’t happen to everyone.[webmd.com]

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    Depending upon the form of MD, children and adults may gradually lose the ability to walk and do other everyday activities.[orthoinfo.aaos.org] A physical examination revealed proximal muscle weakness, calf hypertrophy, deep tendon hyporflexia and a positive Gower's sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common questions our doctors are asked What is Gower's sign?[rch.org.au]

  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2C

    Mild to moderate elevated serum creatine kinase levels and positive Gowers sign are reported.[orpha.net] Image : “Gower’s sign.” by William Richard Gowers (1845–1915) – Gowers WR. Clinical lecture on pseudohypertrophic muscular paralysis. Lancet 1879;ii,73-5.[lecturio.com] They are usually unable to stand without using their own body to steady themselves and, as such, present with Gower’s sign (where patients use their own hands to push off[lecturio.com]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk
  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2O

    Mild to moderate elevated serum creatine kinase levels and positive Gowers sign are reported.[orpha.net] Image : “Gower’s sign.” by William Richard Gowers (1845–1915) – Gowers WR. Clinical lecture on pseudohypertrophic muscular paralysis. Lancet 1879;ii,73-5.[lecturio.com] Is there a finding (or history) of Gower's sign?[patient.info]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk
  • Autosomal Dominant Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 1D

    Image : “Gower’s sign.” by William Richard Gowers (1845–1915) – Gowers WR. Clinical lecture on pseudohypertrophic muscular paralysis. Lancet 1879;ii,73-5.[lecturio.com] Gower’s sign was positive. Winging of scapula was present.[jcdr.net] In his adolescence, he developed proximal leg weakness with Gowerssign (i.e., with hip girdle weakness, the patient arises from a stooped or a squatting position by using[bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk
  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2M

    sign 0003391 Increased variability in muscle fiber diameter 0003557 Myopathic facies 0002058 Myopathy Muscle tissue disease 0003198 Pelvic girdle muscle weakness 0003749[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Is there a finding (or history) of Gower's sign?[patient.info] CPK Increased creatine kinase Increased creatine phosphokinase Increased serum CK Increased serum creatine kinase Increased serum creatine phosphokinase [ more ] 0003236 Gowers[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk
  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2P

    Image : “Gower’s sign.” by William Richard Gowers (1845–1915) – Gowers WR. Clinical lecture on pseudohypertrophic muscular paralysis. Lancet 1879;ii,73-5.[lecturio.com] Is there a finding (or history) of Gower's sign?[patient.info] They are usually unable to stand without using their own body to steady themselves and, as such, present with Gower’s sign (where patients use their own hands to push off[lecturio.com]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk
  • Mitochondrial DNA Deletion Syndrome with Progressive Myopathy

    Gowers sign MedGen UID: 108389 • Concept ID: C0575071 • Finding A phenomenon whereby patients are not able to stand up without the use of the hands owing to weakness of the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] sign Muscle cramps Cerebellar atrophy Dysphagia Intellectual disability Global developmental delay Infantile onset Gait disturbance Obesity Depressed nasal bridge Areflexia[mendelian.co] Autosomal dominant inheritance Hyporeflexia Ptosis Hearing impairment Elevated serum creatine phosphokinase Overgrowth Hyperostosis Slow progression Pes cavus Areflexia Gowers[mendelian.co]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk
  • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 2

    The patient presented unmistakable signs of muscular atrophy in the upper and lower limbs, as well as positive Gowers' sign. Levels of creatinkinase in serum were high.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Adults May Lose Ability to Walk

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