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Charcot joint

Charcot joint: Introduction

Charcot joint: Charcot joint occurs in the presence of sensory or autonomic neuropathy and presents as progressive microtrauma resulting in joint destruction and deformity. It characteristically occurs in weight bearing joints such as the foot, ankle and knee. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Charcot joint, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Charcot joint:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Charcot joint. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Charcot joint

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Charcot joint: Symptom Checker

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Charcot joint Treatments

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Charcot joint: Animations

Charcot joint: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Charcot joint may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Charcot joint

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Charcot joint: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Charcot joint

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Charcot joint: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Charcot joint: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Definitions of Charcot joint:

Organs affected by Charcot joint:

The list of organs typically affected by Charcot joint may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Charcot joint

The list below shows some of the causes of Charcot joint mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Charcot joint?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Charcot joint. Of the 8 causes of Charcot joint that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Charcot joint:

The following list of conditions have 'Charcot joint' 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 Charcot joint Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Charcot joint?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Charcot joint, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Charcot joint:

    Medical Conditions associated with Charcot joint:

    Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Arthritis-like symptoms (764 causes), Joint pain (773 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes)

    Symptoms related to Charcot joint:

    Joint pain (773 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Stiff joints (258 causes), Repeated trauma, Chronic haemarthrosis, Chondrocalcinosis, Rheumatoid arthritis (17 causes), Degeneration changes

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