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Scissors gait: A condition which is characterized by a gait that appears like scissors usually is due to spastic paraplegia. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Scissors gait, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Scissors gait:
Walking symptoms (661 causes), Gait abnormality (56 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Scissors gait:
Gait symptoms, Difficulty walking (88 causes), Walking symptoms (661 causes), Cerebral palsy, Cervical spondylosis with myelopathy, Multiple sclerosis, Spinal cord trauma, Syphilitic meningomyelitis, Syringomyelia
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