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Ankle clonus

Ankle clonus: Introduction

Ankle clonus: a rhythmic contraction of the calf muscles following a sudden dorsiflexion of the foot, the leg being semiflexed. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Ankle clonus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Ankle clonus

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Causes of Types of Ankle clonus:

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Ankle clonus: Symptom Checker

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Ankle clonus Treatments

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Ankle clonus: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Ankle clonus

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Ankle clonus: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Ankle clonus

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Ankle clonus: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Ankle clonus

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How Common are these Causes of Ankle clonus?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ankle clonus. Of the 19 causes of Ankle clonus 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
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 15 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ankle clonus:

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Causes of Ankle clonus Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Ankle clonus based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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    Classifications of Ankle clonus:

    Medical Conditions associated with Ankle clonus:

    Ankle spasm (15 causes), Ankle symptoms (108 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 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), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Autonomic nerve symptoms (345 causes), Tendon symptoms (412 causes)

    Symptoms related to Ankle clonus:

    Reflexes (469 causes), Foot clonus, Multiple sclerosis, Cerebral palsy, Corticospinal disease, Spasmodic movements

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Ankle clonus

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