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658 Possible Causes for Difficulty Walking, Generalized Dystonia

  • Primary Torsion Dystonia

    Fifteen of them presented with the typical DYT1 phenotype (early, limb-onset generalized dystonia without spread to craniocervical muscles), four had limb-onset dystonia with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most important signs by which the patient presents are as follows: difficulty in walking, foot drag, cramps, contortions, difficulty in grasping objects, speech difficulty[symptoma.com] Three siblings had childhood onset of limb dystonia, and slow progression to generalized dystonia with predominant cranio-cervical involvement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Type 5

    ALS2 mutations: Juvenile amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and generalized dystonia.[discovery.ucl.ac.uk] walking Distal muscle weakness And another 10 symptoms.[mendelian.co] walking, left foot drop, then hands and arms Hektoen (1895) 53 (male) Spastic weak legs then wasting, later arms and bulbar Dercum and Spiller (1899) 47 (male) Twitching[academic.oup.com]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    In general, focal dystonias are classified as primary (idiopathic) and are not hereditary.[aans.org] Understanding Parkinson's Symptoms Some people with Parkinson’s will first notice a sense of weakness, difficulty walking, and stiff muscles.[webmd.com] Fluctuations in cognition, attention or alertness; Problems with movement including tremors, stiffness, slowness and difficulty walking Visual hallucinations (seeing things[lbda.org]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    Aziz, Twiddler’s syndrome in a patient with a deep brain stimulation device for generalized dystonia, Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 18, 7, (970), (2011). Craig G.[dx.doi.org] As these symptoms become more pronounced, patients may have difficulty walking, talking, or completing other simple tasks. PD usually affects people over the age of 60.[web.archive.org] Tremors, rigidity, slow movement (bradykinesia), poor balance, and difficulty walking (called parkinsonian gait) are characteristic primary symptoms of Parkinson's disease[healthcommunities.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Spastic Paraplegia Type 55

    ALS2 mutations: juvenile amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and generalized dystonia. Neurology 2014;82(12):1065-7.[books.google.de] The onset of symptoms varies greatly; however, abnormalities in muscle tone and difficulty walking usually become noticeable in adolescence.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Progressive difficulty walking is the main problem and occurs due to taut and weak muscles.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Hemiplegia

    Dystonia is a general term for a group of muscle disorders generally characterized by involuntary muscle contractions that force the body into abnormal, sometimes painful,[rarediseases.org] Symptoms may include: Difficulty walking Poor balance Little or no use of one hand or leg Speech problems Visual problems Behavioural problems Learning difficulties Epilepsy[revitalise.org.uk] Experiencing a one-sided weakness in your arms, hands, face, chest, legs, or feet can cause the following in patients: Loss of balance Difficulty walking Difficulty grasping[saebo.com]

  • Cerebral Palsy

    Jeroen Vermeulen, Effects of intrathecal baclofen on daily care in children with secondary generalized dystonia: A pilot study, European Journal of Paediatric Neurology, 15[doi.org] People with cerebral palsy may have difficulty walking. They may also have trouble with tasks such as writing or using scissors.[medlineplus.gov] They may have difficulty walking and performing fine motor functions, such as grasping objects and writing.[healthline.com]

  • Jankovic Rivera Syndrome

    , and generalized dystonia.[jnnp.bmj.com] After a few years of normal development, affected children begin experiencing muscle weakness and atrophy in the lower limbs, causing difficulty walking and frequent falls[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Syndromes Itchy skin Breast development in men Antibiotics to fight bacterial infection How to set up your home to save energy Difficulty or poor balance when walking Enlarged[nhha.org]

  • Juvenile Paralysis Agitans of Hunt

    […] hypotonia Muscle weakness Skeletal muscle atrophy Dysphagia Ophthalmoplegia Cerebellar atrophy Blindness Dystonia Behavioral abnormality Myoclonus Dementia Proximal muscle[mendelian.co] Patients with PD have poor balance, a tendency to fall, and difficulty walking.[neupsykey.com] Deep Brain Stimulation grew out of lesioning surgeries, and was approved in the United States for tremor in 1997 and Parkinson’s disease in 2002, as well as for dystonia,[biotechnologyforums.com]

  • Acute Cerebellar Ataxia

    The extremities are dusky (violet in appearance indicating autonomic dysfunction), the voice is squeaky , there is early hand dystonia and ocular dysmetria (overshoot) .[neuroweb.us] walking Speech disturbances with slurred speech and changes in tone, pitch, and volume Visual complaints Abnormal eye movements Headache Nausea and vomiting Lightheadedness[cookchildrens.org] Symptoms associated with acute cerebellar ataxia include: Coordination impairment in arms, legs and torso Unsteady gait Difficulty walking, frequent stumbling Nystagmus (repetitive[topclassactions.com]

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