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1,309 Possible Causes for Inability to Walk on Heels, Increased Ankle Reflex, Sciatica

  • Stroke

    Spasticity is a common issue in chronic stroke. To date, no study has reported the long-term (up to 1 year) outcomes of Fu's subcutaneous needling in combination with constraint-induced movement therapy in chronic stroke. This report describes the successful addition of acupuncture on spasticity and arm function[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Inability to Walk on Heels
  • Cervical Spondylosis

    […] on your toes or heels.)[emedicinehealth.com] Therapeutically, it has been found useful for alleviating cervical spondylitis, back ache and sciatica.[gyanunlimited.com] For example, sciatica is a well-known form of radiculopathy that affects the lower back and the legs, and it is caused by the compression of nerve roots connected to the sciatic[laserspineinstitute.com]

  • Spinal Cord Injury

    Red flags See also separate Neck Pain (Cervicalgia) and Torticollis and Low Back Pain and Sciatica articles.[patient.info]

    Missing: Inability to Walk on Heels
  • Sciatica

    […] to bring the foot upwards (walk on heels) Weakness in lifting the big toe or ankle up Pain and/or numbness on top of the foot, particularly between the big toe and second[ansellchiropractic.com.au] A neurological examination showed paresis of the right quadriceps, tibial and sural muscles, increased bilateral knee and ankle reflexes and positive Babinski sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] While this test is positive in about 90% of people with sciatica, approximately 75% of people with a positive test do not have sciatica.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Lumbar Spinal Cord Tumor

    Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica.[cancercarewny.com] Fractures Traumatic Brain Injury SPINE Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Degenerative Spine Disease Degenerative Disc Disease Foraminal Stenosis Herniated Disc Radiculopathy Sciatica[vaneurosurgeons.com] Neurological examination revealed a positive Laséque's sign, which distinguishes sciatica from disease of the hip joint, weakness of the extensor hallucis longus and decreased[nature.com]

    Missing: Inability to Walk on Heels
  • Myelopathy

    She exhibited a spastic gait on the right with inability to heel walk or tandem walk. She had difficulty squatting.[touchneurology.com] , Deep tendon reflexes in the knee and ankle will be accentuated (hyperreflexia), Forced extension of the ankle may cause the foot to beat up and down rapidly (clonus), Scratching[necksolutions.com] Pressure on the sciatic nerve causes sciatica, or leg pain, tingling or numbness. Causes include a nerve that is pinched, irritated, inflamed or damaged by disease.[ohsu.edu]

  • Cervical Herniated Disc

    A history of a stiff neck or sciatica , neck pain, or weakness are typical signs of a herniated disc.[mccancemd.com] A herniated disc is one of the most common causes of neck, back and/or leg pain ( sciatica ) and neckache How common are herniated discs?[my.clevelandclinic.org] Sciatica is a set of symptoms associated with disc herniation.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Inability to Walk on Heels
  • Cervical Cord Compression

    , Deep tendon reflexes in the knee and ankle will be accentuated (hyperreflexia), Forced extension of the ankle may cause the foot to beat up and down rapidly (clonus), Scratching[necksolutions.com] Sciatica-like leg pain can be the main presenting symptom in patients with cervical cord compression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Only few cases of fat graft migration causing cauda equine syndrome, recurrent sciatica, and root compression following lumbar spine surgery have been reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Inability to Walk on Heels
  • Spinal Cord Compression

    , Deep tendon reflexes in the knee and ankle will be accentuated (hyperreflexia), Forced extension of the ankle may cause the foot to beat up and down rapidly (clonus), Scratching[necksolutions.com] New spinal nerve root pain (burning, shooting, numbness); may radiate down anterior or posterior thigh (like sciatica), or like a band around the chest or abdomen.[palliativecareguidelines.scot.nhs.uk] Computed tomography for the diagnosis of lumbar spinal pathology in adult patients with low back pain or sciatica: a diagnostic systematic review.[imagingpathways.health.wa.gov.au]

    Missing: Inability to Walk on Heels
  • Lumbar Spondylosis

    […] on your toes or heels.)[emedicinehealth.com] Cases with degenerative low back pain and sciatica were assessed before and after therapeutic interventions with combined movement examination and a battery of self-report[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Similarly, if the lower back is affected, the patient may experience buttock pain and sciatica.[modernreflexology.com]

    Missing: Increased Ankle Reflex