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535 Possible Causes for Contractures of the Lower Limbs

  • Acne Vulgaris

    Potential complications[edit] Contractures and reduced mobility of the lower limbs and axillae due to fibrosis and scarring occur.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hip Contracture

    […] at same level) Compensatory infrapelvic will correct with blocks & sitting Fixed infrapelvic (hip abduction or adduction contracture) may hold lower limb of lower side flexed[orthofracs.com] Fifty-six per cent (56%) of participants had contracture in at least one major joint of upper or lower limb. The most common site of contracture was the ankle (43.9%).[multiple-sclerosis-research.blogspot.com] Intrapelvic (e.g. one hemipelvis smaller) will apparently correct with blocks under lower side (brings iliac crests to same level) but not with sitting (ischial tuberosities[orthofracs.com]

  • Behr Syndrome

    In 70% of the patients, contractures developed in the lower limbs, requiring surgery mainly for the Achilles tendon, hamstrings, and adductor longus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tremor in some cases.Musculoskeletal Contractures, lower limbs, Achilles tendon contractures, Hamstring contractures, Adductor longus contracturesSystemic Hypogonadotrophic[en.wikipedia.org] The ataxia, spasticity, and muscle contractures, mainly of the hip adductors, hamstrings, and soleus, are progressive and become more prominent in the second decade.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

    A 10-year-old girl with AMC presented for release of ankle and knee contractures of both lower limbs.[aeronline.org] […] of knee Congenital generalized flexion contractures of lower limb joints Congenital muscular dystrophy with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita Congenital neuropathy with[icd9data.com] Nine children had quadrimelic contractures and two had bimelic contractures of the lower limbs (Table 1 ).[doi.org]

  • Arthrogryposis-Renal Dysfunction-Cholestasis Syndrome

    […] of knee Congenital generalized flexion contractures of lower limb joints Congenital muscular dystrophy with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita Congenital neuropathy with[icd9data.com] Multiple contractures of the lower limbs were present, including talipes equinovarus, flexion contractures of the knees, and dislocated hips.[adc.bmj.com] Nine children had quadrimelic contractures and two had bimelic contractures of the lower limbs (Table 1 ).[doi.org]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    limb joint contracture affecting gait[upload.umin.ac.jp] […] decompensated congestive heart failure, acute cor pulmonale, uncontrolled arrhythmia, serious aortic stenosis, active myocarditis, endocarditis, etc. 4) Those with severe lower[upload.umin.ac.jp]

  • Haddad Syndrome

    Fasciotomy for chronic compartment syndrome in the lower limb. ANZ J Surg 2002; 72(10):720-3 Von Schroeder HP et al.[physio-pedia.com] Definitions and terminology of compartment syndrome and Volkmann's ischemic contracture of the upper extremity. Hand Clin. 1998 Aug;14(3):331-4. Jim Clover.[physio-pedia.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Spastic Paraplegia Type 57

    Michael V Johnston, Harold P Adams, Ali Fatemi Oxford University Press, ١٨‏/٠٨‏/٢٠١٦ - 1488 من الصفحات The second edition of Neurobiology of Disease includes nearly 200 articles surveying all major disorders of the nervous system in both adults and children, focusing on relevant diagnosis and treatments from the[…][books.google.com]

  • Neurogenic Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

    […] of knee Congenital generalized flexion contractures of lower limb joints Congenital muscular dystrophy with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita Congenital neuropathy with[icd9data.com] Nine children had quadrimelic contractures and two had bimelic contractures of the lower limbs (Table 1 ).[doi.org] Pelvic dysplasia arthrogryposis of lower limbs 0 *Arthrogryposis Pelvis/abnormalities.[reference.md]

  • Stiff Skin Syndrome

    […] in the lower limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] indurations of the skin and deeper tissue were generalized but most pronounced in the buttocks, thighs, and legs, with limitation of joint mobility and particularly extensive contractures[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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