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Cerebellar ataxia: Cerebellar ataxia is a form of ataxia originating in the cerebellum. Romberg's test can be used to distinguish cerebellar ataxia from other forms of ataxia. See detailed information below for a list of 150 causes of Cerebellar ataxia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Cerebellar ataxia.
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Cerebellar ataxia as a symptom include:
Incoordination of voluntary movements that occur as a manifestation of CEREBELLAR DISEASES. Characteristic features include a tendency for limb movements to overshoot or undershoot a target (dysmetria), a tremor that occurs during attempted movements (intention TREMOR), impaired force and rhythm of rapidly alternating movements (adiadochokinesis), and GAIT ATAXIA. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p90)
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Cerebellar ataxia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Cerebellar ataxia, or a subtype of Cerebellar ataxia,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
- (Source - National Institute of Health)
The list below shows some of the causes of Cerebellar ataxia mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cerebellar ataxia. Of the 150 causes of Cerebellar ataxia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Cerebellar ataxia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Medical Conditions associated with Cerebellar ataxia:
Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Coordination symptoms (2126 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Clumsiness (408 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Balance symptoms (1691 causes)
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