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Scissors gait

Scissors gait: Introduction

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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Causes of Scissors gait:

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

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Scissors gait: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Scissors gait, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Scissors gait: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Scissors gait may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Scissors gait

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Scissors gait: Deaths

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Definitions of Scissors gait:

Detailed list of causes of Scissors gait

The list below shows some of the causes of Scissors gait mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Scissors gait?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Scissors gait. Of the 6 causes of Scissors gait that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Scissors gait:

The following list of conditions have 'Scissors gait' 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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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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