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74 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[neckandback.com] The circumduction gait is noted by a wide swing outwards while the leg is swinging forward.[neckandback.com]

  • Stroke

    Stroke is the third leading cause of disability worldwide. Physical activity is important for secondary stroke prevention and for promoting functional recovery. However, people with stroke are more inactive than healthy age-matched controls. Therefore, interventions to increase activity after stroke are vital to[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

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

  • Brain Laceration

    This is a traumatic brain injury that happens when the tissue of the brain is actually cut or torn. A brain laceration is similar to a head contusion, but the word laceration implies a tear.Brain lacerations are categorized as focal brain injuries damage to the brain where there is direct contact between the head[…][seriousaccidents.com]

  • Hemiplegia

    No study has examined the effects of the combination of respiratory muscle training (RMT) and abdominal drawing-in maneuver (ADIM) on respiratory muscle activity and function in stroke patients during early pulmonary rehabilitation. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of RMT combined with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Athetoid Cerebral Palsy

    Delayed walking (18-24 months) with a circumductive gait.[pathophys.org] 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).[pathophys.org] 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.[pathophys.org]

  • Pyramidal Tract Lesion

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  • 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[your-pt.blogspot.com] 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:[quizlet.com] circumduction dt spasticity of the extensors & adductors of LL - sensory system: - hemianasthesia - speech : - if in dominant hemisphere . aphasia . dysphasia (diff reading[quizlet.com]

  • Cerebral Palsy with Spastic Diplegia

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

  • 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.[academic.oup.com]

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