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Glossary for Trauma causing foot drop in children

Medical terms related to Trauma causing foot drop in children or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abnormal gait: An abnormal way of walking
  • Abnormal gait in children: Abnormal gait in children refers to a type of walk that is irregular or deviates from the normal, possibly indicating pathology.
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Type 1B: CMT is an inherited neurological disease characterized by the gradual degeneration of nerves which starts in the hands and feet and results in progressive numbness, muscle weakness and loss of function. Type 1B is inherited as an autosomal dominant pattern and involves a defect in the MPZ gene on chromosome 1. The severity of the condition is variable depending on the age of onset with severe infantile cases resulting in the inability to walk at an early age.
  • Diabetes-like neuropathy symptoms: also known as peripheral neuropathy is a typical presentation of diabetes but can be a presentation of other diseases too
  • Foot conditions: Any condition that may affect the foot
  • Foot drop: a deficit in turning the ankle and toes upward, known as dorsiflexion.
  • Foot pain: Pain affecting one or both feet
  • Foot symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both feet
  • Foot-drop in children: Foot drop in children refers to a child who is has an inability to flex the ankle and foot upward.
  • Footdrop: a deficit in turning the ankle and toes upward, known as dorsiflexion.
  • Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body

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