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185 Possible Causes for Steppage Gait

  • Sciatic Neuropathy

    It may be alteration of the motor function with clubfoot due to extensor muscle paralysis and internal foot rotation due to peroneal muscle paralysis, steppage gait and sensitivity[]

  • Peroneal Nerve Paralysis

    Subjects demonstrated a steppage gait during swing phase and increased inversion just prior to heelstrike (p less than 0.05).(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)[] Our patient underwent several rehabilitation sessions, but his steppage gait persisted. Nerve grafting may eventually be conducted to address his steppage gait.[] A common symptom of foot drop is a high steppage gait, often characterized by raising the thigh up in an exaggerated fashion while walking.[]

  • Charcot Marie Tooth Disease

    The clinical similarities between CMT and FRDA include a symmetrical neuropathy (axonal in FRDA), steppage gait, and eventually scoliosis.[] […] clearance ('steppage-gait').[] This results in an abnormal "steppage" gait.[]

  • Immune Complex-Mediated Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis

    gait.[] […] symmetric hypesthesia and hypalgesia were found along with bilateral loss of vibration and position sense, loss of ankle jerks, and paralysis of the pretibial muscles with steppage[]

  • Distal Myopathy Type Welander

    In the lower limb the anterior tibial muscle and toe extensors are typically affected leading to walking difficulties and steppage gait.[]

  • Myopathic Carnitine Deficiency

    gait •MYOTONIA appear in very early stage -difficulty letting go after gripping •cataracts, dysphagia, bowel, cardiomyopathy, pulmonary complications •life expectancy 50[] […] generation Clinics •weakness of facial and distal limb muscles •face develops tired appearance -sunken temples, mild ptosis and loose folds •weakness and atrophy of dorsiflexors -steppage[]

  • Alcohol Hallucinosis

    They may develop a steppage or marching walking gait, raising their thigh when walking in a motion similar to climbing the stairs to avoid striking the front of their foot[] High steppage gait is associated with one of the following: Dragging of the foot and toes Scraping of the toes across the ground Uncontrolled slapping of the toes against[] Foot Drop Symptoms: The most common symptom of drop foot, a high steppage gait is often characterized by raising the thigh up in an exaggerated fashion while walking, as if[]

  • Autosomal Dominant Sensory Ataxia

    […] ataxia Hypercholesterolemia Steppage gait Hypoalbuminemia Dystonia Tetraplegia Falls Frequent falls Cerebral atrophy Abnormal pyramidal sign Adult onset Foot dorsiflexor[] -vibration sense is frequently impaired, - steppage gait (lifting the feet high off the ground and stapping them down heavily) -kinetic tremors (finger to nose or finger to[] Proprioceptive sensory loss can cause sensory ataxia and a steppage gait. Tasks involving fine motor control of the hands may also become progressively more difficult.[]

  • Lumbosacral Plexus Disorder

    Characteristic steppage gait. Patient lying on his back, is asked to extend the ankle, adduct and lift the inner edge of the foot. Ask to extend the proximal phalanges.[]

  • Distal Myopathy

    Her three daughters presented with early steppage gait and showed variable progression.[] The first symptoms for referral were clumsiness with the hands and frequent stumbling from a steppage gait.[] Initially, increased tripping and a steppage gait are often noted because of foot drop.[]

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