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Plantar reflex in elderly

Plantar reflex in elderly: Introduction

Plantar reflex in elderly: Plantar reflex in elderly refers to a response in which an older adult's toes flex when the outer area of the sole is stroked during a physical exam, indicating an absence of certain neurological conditions. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Plantar reflex in elderly, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Plantar reflex in elderly:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Plantar reflex in elderly. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Plantar reflex in elderly: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Plantar reflex in elderly

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years, and...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See ...read more »

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Plantar reflex in elderly: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Plantar reflex in elderly

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How Common are these Causes of Plantar reflex in elderly?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Plantar reflex in elderly. Of the 10 causes of Plantar reflex in elderly that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Plantar reflex in elderly:

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Causes of Plantar reflex in elderly Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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