Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Walking and Leg Weakness (unilateral) 65 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 65 conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Leg Weakness (unilateral).

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Cervical Osteoarthritis
  2. Quadriceps Tendon Rupture
There are 9 somewhat common conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  2. Head Injury
  3. Herniated Disk
  4. Leg Injury
  5. Neck Injury
  6. Neurological Disease
  7. Sciatica
  8. Stroke
  9. TIA
There are 11 uncommon conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Back Pain with Radiculopathy
  2. Coagulopathy
  3. Foot Drop
  4. Hip Fracture
  5. Leg Fracture
  6. Low Platelet Count
  7. Multiple Sclerosis
  8. Piriformis Syndrome
  9. Scuba Injuries
  10. Spinal Cord Injury
  11. Tibia Fracture
There are 43 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Air Embolism
  2. Astrocytoma
  3. Brain Cancer
  4. Brain Tumor
  5. Cerebral Aneurysm
  6. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  7. Cerebral Lymphoma
  8. Cervical Spondylosis
  9. Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
  10. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  11. Craniopharyngioma
  12. Decompression Illness
  13. Ependymoma
  14. Epidural Compression Syndrome
  15. Epidural Hematoma
  16. Femoral Neuropathy
  17. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  18. Glioma
  19. Hip Dislocation
  20. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  21. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  22. Knee Dislocation
  23. Malignant Hypertension
  24. Medulloblastoma
  25. Meningioma
  26. Muscular Dystrophy
  27. Neurosyphilis
  28. Oligodendroglioma
  29. Pelvic Bone Fracture
  30. Periarteritis Nodosa
  31. Platelet Function Disorder
  32. Polio
  33. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  34. Quadriceps Muscle Rupture
  35. Skull Fracture
  36. Spina Bifida
  37. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  38. Subdural Hematoma
  39. Syphilis
  40. Thrombasthenia
  41. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  42. Toxoplasmosis
  43. Vascular Brain Tumors

Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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