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75 Possible Causes for Circumduction Gait

  • Anterior Thigh Pain

    A foot drop (weakness of the TA muscle) will cause the toes to catch the ground unless one of two pathological gaits is adopted, the circumduction gait or the steppage gait[] The circumduction gait is noted by a wide swing outwards while the leg is swinging forward.[]

  • Stroke

    Summary A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to your brain stops. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. There are two kinds of stroke. The more common kind, called ischemic stroke , is caused by a blood clot that blocks or plugs a blood vessel in the brain. The other kind, called[…][]

  • Brain Laceration

    Cerebral laceration simply means tearing of brain tissue or blood vessels in the brain. It is similar to Diffuse Axonal Injury , but affects different parts of the brain. Lacerations often happen when the brain forcefully accelerates and decelerates or rotates within the head. The strong force moves the brain so[…][]

  • Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

    He manifested a right circumduction gait with stand-by assistance, a cane, and bilateral AFO.[]

  • Athetoid Cerebral Palsy

    Delayed walking (18-24 months) with a circumductive gait.[] Circumductive gait : one leg is stiff and upon stepping it is rotated away from the body, and then towards it (i.e., a semicircle shape).[] On exam: Circumductive gait. On affected side: Growth differences of hand and thumbnail. Tiptoe walking on one side, due to increased tone in the gastrocnemius muscles.[]

  • Pyramidal Tract Lesion

    From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository File File history File usage on Commons File usage on other wikis Metadata Summary [ edit ] Description Lesion of the pyramidal tract abolishes fine grasping movements.png English: A lesion of the pyramidal tract abolishes fine grasping movements. A. A monkey is[…][]

  • Hemiplegia

    Single event multilevel surgery (SEMLS) has become a standard intervention for children with cerebral palsy (CP). SEMLS proved to improve the gait in bilateral spastic cerebral palsy and those improvements can be maintained in the long term. However there is no evidence on the long-term outcome of unilateral SEMLS[…][]

  • Infantile Hemiplegia

    "Never give up" E- Gait training: Circumduction gait is the way that a hemiplegic patient walks. this is an incorrect way for walk.Gait training must start depend on this[] VE babinski sign: exte planter r on eliciting the plantar response on the paralysed side, there is dorsiflexion of the big toe w or w/o fannning of the other toes . gait:[] circumduction dt spasticity of the extensors & adductors of LL - sensory system: - hemianasthesia - speech : - if in dominant hemisphere . aphasia . dysphasia (diff reading[]

  • Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease Type 3

    He had a spastic circumducting gait, increased muscle tone in the lower limbs with sustained ankle clonus, increased reflexes and extensor plantar responses.[]

  • Cerebral Palsy with Spastic Diplegia

    Delayed walking (18-24 months) with a circumductive gait.[] Children with hemiparesis may have a gait that is characterized by leg swinging outward in a circular motion (circumductive gait) with each step.[] The subject demonstrated improvements in left hip and knee flexion and decreased left hip abduction and circumduction during gait after three weeks of IMOT.[]

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