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673 Possible Causes for Foot Drop, Myopathy

  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

    Abstract Gait abnormalities reported in childhood Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) include foot-drop, reduced ankle power at push-off and increased knee and hip flexion for[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Bcl-2-associated athanogene-3 (BAG3) mutations have been described in rare cases of rapidly progressive myofibrillar myopathies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is described as a neuropathy since the problem originates in the nerves and not in the muscle tissue itself, which would be a myopathy.[uihc.org]

  • Anterior Compartment Syndrome

    One month later, the foot drop, repeat NCS, and CT demonstrated a significant improvement with conservative management.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] important that the condition is properly diagnosed, to rule out other conditions such as shin splints, deep vein thrombosis, nerve and vascular entrapment syndromes, infections, myopathies[rehab4runners.co.uk] Delayed diagnosis and treatment led to extensive myonecrosis and permanent bilateral foot drop.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary Proximal Myopathy with Early Respiratory Failure

    Some affected individuals have weakness of muscles of the lower leg and foot, which makes it difficult to lift the toes while walking, a condition known as foot drop.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] […] with respiratory muscle involvement regardless of ethnic background Respiratory failure in adult myopathy patients is rare.[jnnp.bmj.com] drop Hypotonia Weakness: Intrafamilial variation Legs Ankle dorsiflexion: Often severe with foot drop Hanging big toe Proximal muscles may be involved Neck: Sternocleidomastoids[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2G

    […] dorsiflexor weakness Foot drop 0009027 Increased connective tissue 0009025 Increased variability in muscle fiber diameter 0003557 Muscular dystrophy 0003560 Proximal muscle[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] The book also covers myofibrillar myopathies; Emery–Dreifuss muscular dystrophy; facioscapulohumeral dystrophy and scapuloperoneal syndromes; oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy[books.google.com] drop.[journals.plos.org]

  • Distal Myopathy Type 3

    She also had bilateral foot drop with a high stepping gait [Figure 1] a and b.[ijaweb.org] Elsevier Health Sciences, 23.07.2014 - 14 Seiten Congential myopathies, Muscular dystropies, Glycogen storage diseases of muscle, and Idiopathic and Inflammatory myopathies[books.google.de] Alternatively, foot drop may be an early manifestation.[neuroweb.us]

  • Bilateral Leg Weakness

    Treatments for foot drop vary according to the cause. WebMD takes a look at the most common causes and treatments for foot drop. What Causes Foot Drop?[webmd.com] Distal myopathies. Curr Opin Neurol. 2005;18:504-10. Mahjneh I, Haravuori H, Paetau A, et al., A distinct phenotype of distal myopathy in a large Finnish family.[rarediseases.org] Foot drop is a notable consequence of these mechanics.[academic.oup.com]

  • Acquired Amyloid Myopathy

    Drop 386 Case 61 An Elderly Woman with Foot Drop and Hand Weakness 393 Case 62 A Woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis Who Developed Numbness and Pain in the Feet 399 Case 63 A[books.google.com] Acquired myopathies can be subclassified as inflammatory myopathies, toxic myopathies, and myopathies associated with systemic conditions.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] MMN Multifocal Motor Neuropathy and Multifocal Conduction Blocks anti GM1 men acute onset of wrist or foot drop painless no sensory symptoms !![brainscape.com]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    drop (foot dorsiflexion weakness); Weak lower abdominal muscles, “pregnant” belly; Loss of chest (pectoral) muscles; Curved spine (lordosis).[fshsociety.org] Nemaline myopathy Nemaline myopathy. Clusters of rod bodies. Gomori trichrome. Nemaline myopathy Nemaline myopathy. EM.[neuropathology-web.org] The selective pattern of muscle weakness in the lower limbs and back may include: foot drop due to weakness of muscles in the front of the leg weakened ability to straighten[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    CASE REPORT: A 47-yr-old female hyperbaric technician developed foot drop 2 d following her last hyperbaric exposure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a case of an infant with myopathy, deafness, peripheral neuropathy, nephrocalcinosis, proximal renal tubulopathy, moderate lactic acidosis, and a novel mutation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This leads to a condition called " foot drop ," in which it becomes difficult to lift the foot.[webmd.com]

  • Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

    FSHD presentation with foot drop or lower limb proximal weakness appeared to be more frequent than expected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] OBJECTIVES: To report cases of chronic autoimmune necrotizing myopathy with anti-signal recognition particle antibodies (anti-SRP myopathy) initially misdiagnosed as muscular[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Quadriceps and anterior tibial muscles were weak and the patient had bilateral foot drop.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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