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478 Possible Causes for Dull Facial Expression, Mask-like Facies, Shuffling Gait

  • Parkinson's Disease

    He initially presented with left-hand tremor, stooped posture, shuffling gait, and frequent falls, which eventually progressed to bilateral motor symptoms after 3 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other clinical features include secondary motor symptoms (eg, hypomimia, dysarthria, dysphagia, sialorrhoea, micrographia, shuffling gait, festination, freezing, dystonia,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms include a shuffling gait and a stooped posture. The severity of symptoms tends to worsen over time.[web.archive.org]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    We recognize many other associated signs of PD, including expressionless face, quiet speech, cramped handwriting, shuffling gait, trouble getting out of a chair, and difficulty[brightfocus.org] gait micrographia (small handwriting) apathy fatigue sleep disturbance loss of sense of smell depression blood pressure fluctuation constipation.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] Shuffling walk : A person’s gait—the fluidity in which someone walks—can be affected by Parkinson’s.[aging.com]

  • Parkinsonian Disorder

    […] tremor; 4–6 Hz), paucity and slowness of movement (hypokinesia, bradykinesia) and generalized rigidity (cogwheel and lead-pipe rigidity), festinant gait, stooped posture, mask-like[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Can cause problems with slowness, shuffling gait and thinking problems. Head CT or MRI may be helpful in determining this.[nwpf.org] Parkinson’s disease is characterized by rigidity of muscles, facial immobility, tremors and a shortened “shufflinggait.[news-medical.net]

  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies

    gait, or features similar to those of Alzheimer's disease such as loss of memory.[neurosciences.ucsd.edu] Movement disorders: Parkinson’s-like movement issues, such as muscle rigidity, tremors, falls, or a shuffling gait or way of walking, may occur.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Other features include fluctuating cognition, visual hallucinations, and spontaneous features of Parkinsonism such as body stiffness, tremors, shuffling gait, emotionless[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Parkinson-Dementia Syndrome

    gait, tremors, and blank expression, along with various sleep disorders .[disabled-world.com] Reggie went on to develop a shuffling gait, and in 2006 a neurologist diagnosed Parkinson’s.[dailymail.co.uk] Other features include fluctuating cognition, visual hallucinations, and spontaneous features of Parkinsonism such as body stiffness, tremors, shuffling gait, emotionless[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Juvenile Paralysis Agitans of Hunt

    gait Chronic lung disease Truncal obesity Nodular goiter Multinodular goiter Long neck Thyroid nodule Gastrointestinal stroma tumor Adult onset Depressivity Kinetic tremor[mendelian.co] Primary symptoms include: Tremor Stiffness Slowness Impaired balance Shuffling gait later in the disease Some secondary symptoms include: Anxiety Depression Dementia Most[medicinenet.com] The gait can be erratic and unsteady. 24 Parkinson’s disease-Symptomatology Motor fluctuations Freezing phenomenon- Sudden, transient inability to perform active movements[slideplayer.com]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Postencephalitic Parkinson Disease

    PARKINSON’S DISEASE Parkinson’s disease is characterized by a characteristic pill rolling tremor, bradykinesia, mask-like facies with a reduced blinking frequency (hypomimia[thebigl.co] On initiating a step, the patient gives the impression of a shuffling gait.[doi.org] It begins usually in the sixth decade and is characterized by motor symptoms (rigidity, tremor at rest, slowness of voluntary movement, stooped posture, a shuffling, small-step[neuropathology-web.org]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Myasthenia Gravis

    Cholinergic crisis has rarely been reported as a complication of myasthenia gravis, wherein it mainly occurs as a result of the improper accumulation of anticholinesterase agents. In this report, we present one such case. The nature of the patient's clinical manifestations suggested that the main reason for the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Shuffling Gait
  • Myotonic Dystrophy

    […] appearance of the face (myotonic facies) slurred speech (dysarthria) droopy eyelids 11. mask-like appearance of the face (myotonic facies) with droopy eyelids 12.[slideshare.net] gait difficulty climbing stairs or rising from a seated position Media Dr.[muscle.ca] […] be diagnosed by an electromyogram (EMG) 10. 2- Muscle weakness The muscles of the face are often the first to show weakness, resulting in a lack of facial expression or mask-like[slideshare.net]

  • Dementia

    gait), and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (a transmissible disease of which the human form of mad cow disease is the latest example).[aplaceformom.com] […] genetic disorder characterized by abnormal jerky body movements), Parkinson’s disease (characterized by limb stiffness and stooped posture, tremor, speech impairment, and a shuffling[aplaceformom.com]

    Missing: Mask-like Facies

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