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Glossary for Stepping gait

Medical terms related to Stepping gait or mentioned in this section include:

  • Ataxia: Failure of muscular coordination
  • Common peroneal nerve dysfunction: A condition resulting from damage to the peroneal nerve which branches from the sciatic nerve and allows for movement and sensation in the lower legs and feet. Damage to the nerve can be caused by knee injury or trauma, lower leg bone fracture, constriction of the lower leg or even persistent crossing of the legs.
  • Footdrop: a deficit in turning the ankle and toes upward, known as dorsiflexion.
  • Gait disorder: Gait disorder refers to a variety of disorders of walking.
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome: An acute condition which is characterized by polyradiculoneuropathy that affects the peripheral nervous system
  • Guillain-Barre syndrome: An acute condition which is characterized by polyradiculoneuropathy that affects the peripheral nervous system
  • Hydrocephalus: A condition which is characterized by marked dilatation of the cerebral ventricles
  • Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
  • Multiple Sclerosis: Autoimmune attack on spinal nerves causing diverse and varying neural problems.
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Polio: Dangerous virus now rare due to vaccination.
  • Poliomyelitis: Dangerous virus now rare due to vaccination.
  • Polyneuropathy: A disease involving multiple peripheral nerves.
  • Spinal cord injury: spinal cord injury causes myelopathy or damage to white matter or myelinated fiber tracts that carry sensation and motor signals to and from the brain
  • Stepping gait in children: Stepping gait in children is a condition in which a child picks up his or her feet in a high manner.
  • Sudden onset of stepping gait:
  • Walking symptoms: Problems with walking.
  • Weak feet: weakness due to lesions in the muscles of the feet
  • Weakness: Symptoms causing weakness of the body

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Stepping gait:

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