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Babinski's reflex

Babinski's reflex: Introduction

Babinski's reflex: Babinski's reflex occurs when the great toe flexes toward the top of the foot and the other toes fan out after the sole of the foot has been firmly stroked. This is normal in younger children, but abnormal after the age of 2. See detailed information below for a list of 20 causes of Babinski's reflex, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Babinski's reflex:

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

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Common Causes of Babinski's reflex

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Babinski's reflex: Symptom Checker

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Babinski's reflex: Comorbid Symptoms

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Babinski's reflex: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Babinski's reflex

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Babinski's reflex: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Babinski's reflex

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How Common are these Causes of Babinski's reflex?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Babinski's reflex. Of the 20 causes of Babinski's reflex 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
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 16 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Babinski's reflex:

The following list of conditions have 'Babinski's reflex' 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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Causes of Babinski's reflex Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Babinski's reflex:

    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), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Autonomic nerve symptoms (345 causes)

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