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    9 Possible Causes for Bilateral Leg Weakness in USA

    • Hereditary ATTR Amyloidosis
      Bilateral Leg Weakness
    • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 2
      Bilateral Leg Weakness
    • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
      Bilateral Leg Weakness
    • Bilateral Leg Weakness
    • Ependymoma

      Eric Kratky In January 2007, Erik Kratky was 21 and pursuing his undergraduate degree when he experienced bilateral leg weakness.[1]

    • Spina Bifida Occulta

      leg weakness and a sensory deficit starting at the T10 dermatome. … […] the extent of a daily neurologic examination, but she was documented to have normal muscle power in her legs until the fourth postoperative day, when she was found to have bilateral[2]

    • Tethered Cord Syndrome

      CASE 2: A 71 year old woman who developed acute bilateral leg weakness and numbness after spending hours raking and bagging leaves.[3]

    • Myelitis

      leg weakness which was progressive over two days following a brief febrile illness of three days. … Exclusion of compressive, postradiation, neoplastic, and vascular causes Case presentation A forty year old previously healthy Sri Lankan male presented with acute onset bilateral[4]

    • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

      leg weakness, ascending sensory) Vasculitic neuropathies (mononeuropathy) Characteristic CSF findings consist of elevated protein (higher than 0.55 g per dL [5.5 g per L] … […] chronic, affects proximal limb muscles) Spinal cord compression (asymmetric) Tick paralysis (sensory changes absent, normal cerebrospinal fluid) Transverse myelitis (abrupt bilateral[5]

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    References

    1. Spinal Cord Ependymoma in the Prime of Life, http://nursing.onclive.com/publications/oncolog…
    2. Spinal Hematoma following Spinal Anesthesia in a Patient with Spina Bifida Occulta  | Anesthesiology, http://anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org/article.as…
    3. Tight Filum Syndrome –, http://radsource.us/tight-filum-syndrome/
    4. Cytomegalovirus associated transverse myelitis in an immunocompetent host with DNA detection in cerebrospinal fluid; a case report | BMC Research Notes, http://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/1…
    5. Guillain-Barre Syndrome - American Family Physician, http://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0515/p2405.html