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26 Possible Causes for Difficulty Rising from a Squatting Position, Muscular Atrophy

  • Dermatomyositis

    atrophy).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may have difficulty rising from a chair or squatting and then raising themselves from this position.[emedicine.medscape.com] MDA addresses the muscular dystrophies, spinal muscular atrophy, ALS, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, myasthenia gravis, Friedreich's ataxia, metabolic diseases of muscle, and[brainfacts.org]

  • Myoadenylate Deaminase Deficiency

    The diagnoses in the 13 patients were: polyneuropathy (n 5), infantile spinal muscular atrophy (n 3), congenital myopathy with type 2 fibre atrophy, facioscapulohumeral myopathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pelvic girdle Difficulty climbing stairs, waddling gait, difficulty rising to standing position from a squatting position (patient may demonstrate Gower sign), difficulty[sites.google.com] He is currently involved in multiple clinical trials of novel genetic interventions for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy and Duchenne muscular dystrophy.[books.google.com]

  • Beriberi

    Classically it is characterized by multiple neuritis, muscular atrophy, weakness, cardiovascular changes, and progressive edema. beriberi the name given to thiamin deficiency[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The neuropathy affects the legs most markedly, and these patients have difficulty rising from a squatting position. [4] In our case, the patient had both features of wet and[jdrntruhs.org]

  • Neuromuscular Junction Disorder

    Spinal muscular atrophies: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or motor neuron disease Infantile progressive spinal muscular atrophy Intermediate spinal muscular atrophy[hopkinsmedicine.org] One maneuver that may demonstrate weakness is to have the patient squat down and rise to the standing position without any assistance from their arms.[ahcmedia.com] Lower motor neuron manifestations include weakness, muscular atrophy and fasciculation. Image : “Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.[lecturio.com]

  • Distal Myopathy

    We describe a Hungarian Roma family, originally investigated for autosomal dominant distal muscular atrophy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pelvic girdle Difficulty climbing stairs, waddling gait, difficulty rising to standing position from a squatting position (patient may demonstrate Gower sign), difficulty[sites.google.com] Father had delayed motor development and developed significant proximal weakness later in life; he was initially misdiagnosed as having spinal muscular atrophy based on electromyographic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Polyglucosan Body Myopathy Type 2

    , AD, 158600 UBA1 Spinal muscular atrophy, X-linked 2, infantile, 301830 CHCHD10 Spinal muscular atrophy,Jokela type, 615048 TRPV4 Spondylometaphyseal dysplasia, Kozlowski[gsdseq.ir] Pelvic girdle Difficulty climbing stairs, waddling gait, difficulty rising to standing position from a squatting position (patient may demonstrate Gower sign), difficulty[sites.google.com] […] gren-Larsson syndrome Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome Spinal Muscular Atrophy Spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory distress type 1 (SMARD1) Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia[babygene.co.il]

  • Distal Myopathy Type 3

    Marked facial weakness is observed in these patients with congenital myopathies. [2] Spinal Muscular Atrophy Distal spinal muscular atrophy is an autosomal recessive infantile[explainmedicine.com] Pelvic girdle Difficulty climbing stairs, waddling gait, difficulty rising to standing position from a squatting position (patient may demonstrate Gower sign), difficulty[sites.google.com] Spinal muscular atrophies: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or motor neuron disease Infantile progressive spinal muscular atrophy Intermediate spinal muscular atrophy[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • Secondary Myopathy

    […] dystrophy, spinal muscular atrophy, and normal subjects.[link.springer.com] Pelvic girdle Difficulty climbing stairs, waddling gait, difficulty rising to standing position from a squatting position (patient may demonstrate Gower sign), difficulty[sites.google.com] Electromyography Excludes primarily neurogenic processes (for example, spinal muscular atrophy).[patient.info]

  • Hereditary Proximal Myopathy with Early Respiratory Failure

    Electromyography Excludes primarily neurogenic processes (for example, spinal muscular atrophy).[patient.info] They presented between the ages of 13 to 29 with proximal weakness in the lower extremities manifesting with difficulty on stairs or rising up from a squatting position (Table[bmcneurol.biomedcentral.com] Natural history of spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (SBMA): a study of 223 Japanese patients. Brain. 2006;129(Pt 6):1446–1455. 12.[dovepress.com]

  • Congenital Myopathy with Excess of Thin Filaments

    Identification and characterization of a spinal muscular atrophy-determining gene. Cell 80 , 155–165 (1995). 21. Dietzen, C.J. , D'Auria, R. , Fesenmeier, J. & Oh, S.J.[nature.com] Pelvic girdle Difficulty climbing stairs, waddling gait, difficulty rising to standing position from a squatting position (patient may demonstrate Gower sign), difficulty[sites.google.com] What is SMARD1 (spinal muscular atrophy, distal, autosomal recessive, 1 due to?[brainscape.com]

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