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435 Possible Causes for Waddling Gait

  • Osteoporosis

    Children may have premature loss of deciduous teeth (age affected toddlers have short stature and delay in walking, and develop a waddling myopathic gait.[web.archive.org]

  • Pseudoachondroplasia

    In analyzing his pedigree only a grandfather is described to have waddling gait.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A characteristic waddling gait is seen due to hip involvement.[web.archive.org] Abstract We have identified a large family with a dominantly inherited chondrodysplasia characterized by a waddling gait, short limbs, and early onset osteoarthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Schmid Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia

    gait.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Such abnormalities of the legs and hips typically result in an unusual \"waddling\" walk (gait). MCDS is transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait.[checkorphan.org] Short limbed dwarfism Bowed legs (genu varum) Flaring of bones of the lowe rib cage lumbar lordosis hip deformities (coxa vara) Waddling gait Arthritis later in life *Please[littlepeopleuk.org]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Symptoms include frequent falling, difficulty in climbing, and a waddling gait.[britannica.com] 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[web.archive.org] Parents may first see that their three-to-five year old child frequently falls, runs slowly, walks on his toes or has a waddling gait.[kennedykrieger.org]

  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia

    gait.[healthpoint.co.nz] Ambulatory children: Often present after a leg-length discrepancy, limp, or waddling gait is noticed.[now.aapmr.org] A congenital hip dislocation results in limping or waddling gait immediately after the child begins to walk.[doctor-kolesow.ru]

  • Hypophosphatasia

    gait.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gait Premature tooth loss, particularly of the incisors The disease may spontaneously resolve, but may also return in adulthood.[everydayhealth.com] gait bone pain/fractures Dental: premature loss of deciduous teeth Adult (AR or AD) Bone: Stress fractures: metatarsal, tibia Osteoarthritis Dental: Symptoms may be present[ada.org]

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    At age 4 he had a waddling gait and could no longer climb stairs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Additional early signs and symptoms include: Developmental delay Muscle weakness Clumsiness Waddling gait Difficulty or inability to perform activities such as climbing stairs[pfizer.com] Look for a waddling gait and Gowers' sign. This is more useful than formal examination in a young child.[patient.info]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    gait, and laxity of joints.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Twelve patients had a waddling gait. Four patients were partially wheelchair-dependent and ten patients had limitations in their maximum walking distance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] disproportional short stature, odontoid hypoplasia, spinal cord compression, tracheal obstruction, pectus carinatum, kyphoscoliosis, platyspondyly, coxa valga, genu valgum, waddling[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 4A

    gait Mid-face hypoplasia and mandibular protrusion Thin tooth enamel Corneal clouding Mild hepatosplenomegaly Regarding the life span of people with Morquio, some can die[en.wikipedia.org] The combined abnormalities usually result in a duck-waddling gait. Mid-face hypoplasia and mandibular protrusion. Thin teeth enamel. Corneal clouding affecting vision.[patient.info] Affected individuals exhibit a waddling gait with frequent falls. Early development and intelligence are typically normal, unlike other MPS storage disorders.[rarediseases.org]

  • Hip Disease

    Twelve patients had a waddling gait. Four patients were partially wheelchair-dependent and ten patients had limitations in their maximum walking distance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gait.[jamanetwork.com] Patients present with a waddling gait, pain, fatigue and short stature. Contrary to Perthes disease, the abnormalities are usually symmetric.[radiologyassistant.nl]

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