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265 Possible Causes for Difficulty Climbing Stairs, Scoliosis

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Symptoms may include: Progressive muscle weakness and wasting (atrophy) Waddling way of walking Difficulty climbing stairs Difficulty rising from lying or sitting Repeated[cedars-sinai.edu] Copyright 2015 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Related Articles Neuromuscular Scoliosis () Scoliosis () Scoliosis: Frequently Asked Questions () Spinal Fusion ()[web.archive.org] Symptoms may include: Clumsy movement Difficulty climbing stairs Frequently trips and falls Unable to jump or hop normally Tip toe walking Leg pain Tiring quickly with exertion[chop.edu]

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    climbing stairs, hopping, or jumping decreased motor skills Physical exam Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Similar traits to Duchenne's Distinguishing traits from Duchenne's[orthobullets.com] One of them showed severe scoliosis. After hospitalization chest CT scan revealed extensive pulmonary bilateral segmental atelectasis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This muscle weakness causes a waddling gait and difficulty climbing stairs.[genome.gov]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    Symptoms may include: Difficulty rising from a seated position Trouble climbing stairs Trembling hands The onset of spinal muscular atrophy Type 4 often does not occur until[cedars-sinai.edu] This case series highlights important surgical strategies that can be utilized to treat scoliosis in patients with SMA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Children can walk independently but may have difficulty walking or running, rising from a chair, or climbing stairs.[ninds.nih.gov]

  • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 2

    climbing stairs Frequent falls Scapular winging Respiratory Frequent infections Respiratory insufficiency Cardio-respiratory failure (death) Respiratory failure/insufficiency[cuh.nhs.uk] Case, The prevalence and impact of scoliosis in Pompe disease: Lessons learned from the Pompe Registry, Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, 104, 4, (574), (2011).[dx.doi.org] ., The prevalence and impact of scoliosis in Pompe disease: lessons learned from the Pompe Registry. Mol Genet Metab, 2011. 104(4): p. 574-82.[rarediseases.org]

  • Mucolipidosis

    Bone manifestations of ML II include hip dysplasia, scoliosis, rickets and osteogenesis imperfecta.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The clinical symptoms include progressive joint stiffness, short stature, and scoliosis.[journals.plos.org] Most patients (2) had been poor feeders since 2 months of age, and 3 patients showed obvious scoliosis after 6 months of age.[journals.plos.org]

  • Poliomyelitis

    […] walking 25%[ a ] 63%[ a ] N/A 85%[ a ] Difficulty climbing Stairs N/A 61% 67%[ a ] 82% Difficulty with ADLS 14% 17% 16% 62% a Most common new problem.[web.archive.org] He had scoliosis and atrophic right leg change as sequelae of poliomyelitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Owing to unequal muscle tension joints can become distorted, scoliosis and other deformations.[paravan.de]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3

    They may have difficulties with climbing stairs, keeping up with peers during play or getting up from a bent over position.[columbiasma.org] Carmell mom to Kara, idiopathic scoliosis, Blake 19, GERD and Braydon 14, VACTERL, GERD, DGE, VEPTR #137, thoracic insufficiency, rib anomalies, congenital scoliosis, missing[scoliosis.org] Difficulties walking, running, and climbing stairs are common. Finger trembling and scoliosis are also frequent.[link.springer.com]

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy

    Abstract: Case report regarding a 23 year old gentleman, presented with difficulty climbing stairs, changes in posture and toe walking.[um.edu.mt] Progressive scoliosis and contracture formation may require surgical intervention.[emedicine.com] As the condition progresses, muscle weakness leads to functional difficulties (difficulty climbing stairs or rising from a chair).[orpha.net]

  • Spinal Stenosis

    […] an “S” or “C” may be scoliosis, a … September is World Alzheimer’s Month September is World Alzheimer’s Month.[centerforneuroandspine.com] Diseases such as arthritis and scoliosis can cause spinal stenosis, too. Symptoms might appear gradually or not at all.[medlineplus.gov] […] significantly interfere with function are likely to benefit from decompressive spinal surgery, possibly with fusion if there is degenerative spondylolisthesis or degenerative scoliosis[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Adult Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    Symptoms may include: Difficulty rising from a seated position Trouble climbing stairs Trembling hands The onset of spinal muscular atrophy Type 4 often does not occur until[cedars-sinai.edu] Corrective straps stretch feet, knees & hips and reduce asymmetry and tilting of the pelvis which can lead to scoliosis.[daneverard.co.uk] Difficulty with more complex motor skills - eg, climbing stairs. May have gastrocnemius pseudohypertrophy. Chewing and swallowing may be affected later.[patient.info]

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