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383 Possible Causes for Rickets, Waddling Gait

  • Hypophosphatasia

    […] low levels of hypophosphatasia with healing of the rickets.[] gait.[] gait Premature tooth loss, particularly of the incisors The disease may spontaneously resolve, but may also return in adulthood.[]

  • Familial Hypophosphatemia

    […] a familial history of vitamin D-resistant rickets and persistent hypophosphatemia.[] gait, muscle pain and weakness.[] One of the hereditary types of hypophosphatemic rickets is the familial hypophosphatemic rickets.[]

  • Osteomalacia

    This is an outside site about hereditary hypophosphatemia with rickets, usually x-linked (previously called vitaminD resistant rickets).[] The patient has a typical "waddling" gait.[] On examination, she had a waddling gait with painful movements of both thighs.[]

  • Coxa Vara

    ACDC Acquired Rickets / renal osteodystrophy / hyperparathyroidism Perthes disease Infection Trauma with early closure physis Tumour SUFE Congenital Infantile / developmental[] Imaging Findings A 21-year-old male patient presented with a waddling gait, without pain.[] The poor functioning is probably due to some endocrine disturbance and not to rickets or trauma.[]

  • Schmid Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia

    This type of metaphyseal chondrodysplasia has frequently been confused with vitamin D–resistant rickets. Clinical and radiographic findings are quite similar.[] gait.[] […] metaphyseal chondrodysplasia (SMCD; MIM 156500) is an autosomal dominant disorder of the skeleton that is manifested in early childhood by short stature, coxa vara, and a waddling[]

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Although vitamin D deficiency is a common cause of rickets, other types of rickets, including hereditary forms, must be considered in the differential diagnosis.[] All had generalized bone pain and tenderness, muscle weakness, stooping posture, difficulty walking, and waddling gait due to severe proximal muscle weakness for a period[] gait Bone studies showed features of osteomalacia with a very low Vitamin D level of less than 20 nmol/L Past Medical History: Previously diagnosed with solitary plasmacytoma[]

  • Osteomalacic Pelvis

    […] rare) Malabsorption Consumption of substances forming chelates with calcium Classification Of Rickets Primary vitamin D-deficiency rickets Gastrointestinal malabsorption[] The patient has a typical "waddling" gait.[] gait from hip pain and thigh weakness difficulty rising from chair and climbing stairs Imaging Radiographs findings Bone scan findings increased activity Studies Labs Serum[]

  • Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia, Spahr Type

    - dysplasia - A Differential Diagnosis of Rickets Sir, Vitamin D deficiency rickets is a disease of infancy and childhood.[] gait 'Waddling' gait Waddling walk [ more ] 0002515 Showing of 20 Last updated: 5/1/2019 If you need medical advice, you can look for doctors or other healthcare professionals[] gait An important gene associated with Metaphyseal Dysplasia, Spahr Type is MMP13 (Matrix Metallopeptidase 13).[]

  • Rickets

    Rickets causes the bones of the affected children to become weak and soft.[] Older children will present with fractures, s ignificant deformity of the lower limbs, so they have a waddling gait ."[] In older children and adolescents, symptoms similar to those observed in adult osteomalacia, including bone pain, waddling gait, and fatigue, may be present ( 12 – 14, 24,[]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    See separate leaflet called Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets for more details.[] Symptoms include frequent falling, difficulty in climbing, and a waddling gait. Get unlimited access to all of Britannica’s trusted content.[] Symptoms include: Difficulty walking, such as lateness in learning how to walk (older than 18 months), having a waddling gait, or walking on the toes or balls of the feet[]

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