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387 Possible Causes for Scoliosis, Trendelenburg Gait

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Symptoms include frequent falling, difficulty in climbing, and a waddling gait. Get unlimited access to all of Britannica’s trusted content.[] What's New in the Management of Neuromuscular Scoliosis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2016 Sep. 36 (6):627-33. [Medline].[] 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[]

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    At age 4 he had a waddling gait and could no longer climb stairs.[] One of them showed severe scoliosis. After hospitalization chest CT scan revealed extensive pulmonary bilateral segmental atelectasis.[] Additional early signs and symptoms include: Developmental delay Muscle weakness Clumsiness Waddling gait Difficulty or inability to perform activities such as climbing stairs[]

  • Cerebral Palsy

    At 12 months of age, he had a waddling gait, with his upper body leaning forward. Dystonic/dyskinetic cerebral palsy was diagnosed at the age of 3 years.[] scoliosis.[] The behavior of this scoliosis is closely associated with the severity of the CP disability and unlike idiopathic scoliosis, it continues to progress beyond skeletal maturity[]

  • Pseudoachondroplasia

    In analyzing his pedigree only a grandfather is described to have waddling gait.[] Kypho-scoliosis appeared later on with anterior beaking of the vertebrae. Cerebral CT scan showed a very large frontal cyst communicating with the IIIrd ventricle.[] Scoliosis may develop but is seldom severe. Brace such as Milwaukee brace may be indicated in progressive scoliosis.[]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    gait, and laxity of joints.[] The patient was a 17-year-old girl with growth retardation, hearing loss, and severe skeletal dysplasia(scoliosis and chicken breast), and was evaluated to have normal nervous[] Affected individuals usually present with unusual skeletal features including short trunk dwarfism, odontoid hypoplasia, pectus carinatum, kyphosis, gibbus, scoliosis, genu[]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 4A

    The combined abnormalities usually result in a duck-waddling gait. Mid-face hypoplasia and mandibular protrusion. Thin teeth enamel. Corneal clouding affecting vision.[] Children may develop: A pronounced curvature of the spine (i.e. scoliosis or kyphosis) Cloudy corneas of the eyes A heart murmur Inguinal hernia Liver enlargement Loss of[] gait with frequent falls Visual impairment secondary to corneal clouding, astigmatism, and/or retinopathy Frequent findings on skeletal radiographs in MPS IV-affected children[]

  • Osteitis Deformans

    On clinical examination, patient was short stature, hunched back with a slow waddling gait.[] gait) _Coxa_Valga Acetabular protrusion Osteoarthritis Fractures Bone enlargement Vertebral compression Muscular Myalgia Stiffness Weakness Neurological Nerve compression[] PA and lateral spine view elucidated involvement of lumbar vertebra (radiolucent lesion) at L1, L2 with scoliosis at same region.[]

  • Familial Hypophosphatemia

    gait, muscle pain and weakness.[] […] and weakness, which may result in fractures, weak joints In adults, the signs and symptoms include: Short stature Spinal stenosis, abnormal curvature of the spine (termed scoliosis[] […] include abnormal bone formation, bone pain, lower than normal bone density, fractures, short stature, tooth abscesses, tinnitus, deformities in the legs (bow or knock-knee), waddling[]

  • Spondylometaphyseal Dysplasia

    […] stature * Speech impairment * Strabismus * Waddling gait * Wide-set eyes Prevention - Spondylometaphyseal dysplasia- X-linked Not supplied.[] Spondylometaphyseal dysplasia is an extremely rare genetic disorder of the bones, primarily involving the axial skeleton, with short stature, abnormally shaped vertebrae, and scoliosis[] Clinically, the symptoms include a waddling gait, limb length discrepancy and frequent weariness.[]

  • Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita

    gait, stiff joints, loose ligaments and decreased ability to walk Craniofacial deformities , such as cleft palate, flat face and wide-set eyes Hearing and vision problems[] To our knowledge, a case of surgical treatment for the kyphosing scoliosis with SEDC was not reported before.[] gait, stiff joints, loose ligaments and decreased ability to walk Craniofacial deformities, such as cleft palate, flat face and wide-set eyes Hearing and vision problems,[]

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