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6 Possible Causes for Inability to Stand on Tiptoes

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  • Miyoshi Muscular Dystrophy Type 3

    “One clinical manifestation in the present case was the inability to stand on tiptoe on the left foot.[musculardystrophynews.com] The muscle most severely affected in our group of patients was the gastrocnemius muscle leading to an inability to stand on tiptoes also in patients initially presenting with[jnnp.bmj.com] Independent of the initial mode of presentation, in our cohort of patients the gastrocnemius muscle was the most severely affected muscle leading to an inability to stand[jnnp.bmj.com]

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture

    Inability to stand on tiptoe. If the tendon is completely torn, you may feel a gap just above the back of the heel.[patient.info] Patients may notice an inability to stand on tiptoe and altered gait (inability to push off with the affected foot). Examination Observe gait.[patient.info]

  • Plantaris Tendon Tear

    Inability to stand on tiptoe. If the tendon is completely torn, you may feel a gap just above the back of the heel.[patient.info]

  • Muscle Rupture

    Inability to stand on tiptoe. If the tendon is completely torn, you may feel a gap just above the back of the heel.[patient.info]

  • Achilles Tendinitis

    Patients may notice an inability to stand on tiptoe and altered gait (inability to push off with the affected foot). Examination Observe gait.[patient.info]

  • Neonatal Hypotonia

    Flat feet when standing. Pes cavus - when not weight-bearing. Walking on tiptoe, Inability to walk on heels (common).[patient.info] Developmental delay, ie failing to meet gross motor milestones for sitting, standing and walking. Muscle contractures (not before the age of 8 years). Joint hyperlaxity.[patient.info]

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