4,307 Possible Causes for Limping Gait

  • Psoas Abscess

    The classic presentation includes fever, back pain and a limp.[cmaj.ca] On exam, the patient has pain with flexion of his right hip and ambulates with a limp.[emdocs.net] According to the mother, the child started limping which gradually worsened.[jpma.org.pk]

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  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

    Symptoms include the gradual, progressive onset of thigh or knee pain with a painful limp.[en.wikipedia.org] […] usually present for weeks to several months before diagnosis is made Physical exam abnormal gait / limp antalgic, waddling, externally rotated gait or Trendelenburg gait decreased[orthobullets.com] The pain and the limp usually tend to come and go, worsening with activity and getting better with rest.[kidshealth.org]

  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

    When to see a doctor Make an appointment with your doctor if your child begins limping or complains of hip, groin or knee pain.[mayoclinic.org] Sawyer and Kapoor discuss the limping child.[medbullets.com] Symptoms Signs and symptoms of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease include: Limping Pain or stiffness in the hip, groin, thigh or knee Limited range of motion of the hip joint Legg-Calve-Perthes[mayoclinic.org]

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  • Sever Disease

    Trouble walking Walking or running with a limp or on tip toes How Is It Treated?[webmd.com] Sometimes, the pain may be so severe that it may cause limping and interfere with physical performance in sports.[en.wikipedia.org] Your child may walk with a limp.[familydoctor.org]

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  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia

    The condition tends to worsen as the child grows and if not treated, may result in the child learning to walk with a limp or unusual waddling gait.[healthpoint.co.nz] In older babies and children, findings that indicate CHD include limping, limited abduction, and a difference in leg lengths if they have a single affected hip.[healthline.com] A walking child may present with abnormal gait signs, including any of the following 2 : Limp.[now.aapmr.org]

  • Leg Length Inequality

    […] between LLI and able-bodied gait symmetry.[jssm.org] Gait (pattern of walking) abnormality Limping Abnormal bowing of the leg Limb Length Inequality Diagnosis A detailed medical history and physical examination will be performed[hopkinsmedicine.org] (limp) and/or lumbar scoliosis & lower back pain Possible spinal anatomical changes for long-standing conditions Vertebral body wedging, increased spurring Increased disc[medisavvy.com]

  • Hemiplegia

    Orthotics, braces, and splints may help with spasticity and gait (walking).[chasa.org] In one child this may be very obvious (he or she may have little use of one hand, may limp or have poor balance); in another child it will be so slight that it only shows[hemihelp.org.uk] ULE gait deviations.[lermagazine.com]

  • Hip Disease

    Patients present with a waddling gait, pain, fatigue and short stature.[radiologyassistant.nl] Child may refuse to stand and limp.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Often you will first notice limping during your child's active play.[nonf.org]

  • Charley Horse

    […] occurs in contact sports , such as football when an athlete suffers a knee (blunt trauma) to the lateral quadriceps causing a haematoma or temporary paresis and antalgic gait[en.wikipedia.org] One time, as he was rounding third base, he got a leg cramp and as he limped home, one of his teammates asked "What's the matter, Charley Hoss ?"[newstimes.com] You try to stretch out your leg or you force yourself to stand up and limp around in circles until the pain subsides.[organiclifestylemagazine.com]

  • Knee Disorder

    Other knee symptoms include: • Catching in knee • Buckling of knee • Locking of knee joint • Swelling around knee joint • Painful limp while walking • Creaking sound in knee[minomaxortho.com] Cause you to limp after exercise (as the condition progresses).[physioworks.com.au] Overview of the causes of limp in children.[aafp.org]

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