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Scissor gait in children: Scissor gait in children refers to a child who has an abnormal type of walk in which the legs move in a scissor-like motion. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Scissor gait in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or vaginal itch),...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Scissor gait in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Walking symptoms (661 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 Scissor gait in children:
Spastic cerebral palsy, Stroke (192 causes), Liver failure (451 causes), Pernicious anemia (24 causes), Spinal cord trauma, Spinal cord tumor, Syringomyelia, Cervical spondylosis with myelopathy, Multiple sclerosis, Hypermyotonia
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