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Decreased ankle and knee reflexes: deep tendon reflexes are tonic contraction of the muscles in response to a stretching force, due to stimulation of muscle proprioceptors. Also called myotatic reflex, these may decrease in certain conditions. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Decreased ankle and knee reflexes, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Decreased ankle and knee reflexes:
Knee symptoms (149 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Ankle symptoms (108 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Reflex symptoms (469 causes), Tendon symptoms (412 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Autonomic nerve symptoms (345 causes)
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