Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Walking and Poor Balance 61 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 61 conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Poor Balance.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Poor Balance.
  1. Alcohol Poisoning
  2. Alcohol Withdrawal
  3. Cervical Osteoarthritis
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Poor Balance.
  1. Drug Toxicity
  2. Head Injury
  3. Neurological Disease
  4. Senile Dementia
  5. Stroke
  6. TIA
There are 8 uncommon conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Poor Balance.
  1. Brain Contusion
  2. Concussion
  3. Drug Withdrawal
  4. Multiple Sclerosis
  5. Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  6. Parkinson's Disease
  7. Scuba Injuries
  8. Spinal Cord Injury
There are 44 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Walking and Poor Balance.
  1. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  2. Astrocytoma
  3. Brain Cancer
  4. Brain Tumor
  5. Cerebellar Hemorrhage
  6. Cerebral Aneurysm
  7. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  8. Cerebral Lymphoma
  9. Cervical Spondylosis
  10. Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
  11. Chronic Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
  12. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  13. Craniopharyngioma
  14. Cryptococcal Infection
  15. Cryptococcal Meningitis
  16. Ependymoma
  17. Epidural Hematoma
  18. Friedreich's Ataxia
  19. Gaucher's Disease
  20. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  21. Glioma
  22. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  23. Huntington's Disease
  24. Hydrocephalus
  25. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  26. Malignant Hypertension
  27. Medulloblastoma
  28. Meniere's Disease
  29. Meningioma
  30. Neurosyphilis
  31. Oligodendroglioma
  32. Pick's Disease
  33. Pineal Tumor
  34. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  35. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  36. Skull Fracture
  37. Spina Bifida
  38. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  39. Subdural Hematoma
  40. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  41. Vascular Brain Tumors
  42. Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency
  43. Vestibular Neuronitis
  44. Wilson's Disease

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