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Your Delayed Ability to Walk May Also be Known as:
Child hasn't started walking
Delayed walking
Late development of ability to walk

Top 2 Delayed Ability to Walk Causes

  1. 1.Ehlers - Danlos Syndrome

    Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is a rare inherited disorders that weakens connective tissues that support skin, bones, blood vessels, and other organs. This condition can result in the ability to overextend and easily dislocate joints, and in chronic pain in some people.

    You should visit your primary care physician, who will likely coordinate care with a genetic counselor. This condition has no cure, and treatment consists of pain management with pain killers.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    unexplained bruising, slow wound healing, delayed ability to walk
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  2. 2.Cri - Du - Chat Syndrome

    Cri du chat syndrome is a group of symptoms that result from missing a piece of chromosome number 5. The syndrome’s name is based on the infant’s cry, which is high-pitched and sounds like a cat.

    This diagnosis is typically diagnosed at birth.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    low muscle tone, developmental delay
    Symptoms that always occur with cri-du-chat syndrome:
    mental disability, developmental delay
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Delayed Ability to Walk

  • Q.Are you mentally disabled?
  • Q.Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Q.Are you feeling irritable (easily made upset)?
  • Q.Is the skin on the back of your hand very soft?

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Delayed Ability to Walk Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced delayed ability to walk have also experienced:

    • 16% Red - Colored Skin Changes
    • 16% Lower Leg Pain
    • 16% Delayed First Clear Words
  • People who have experienced delayed ability to walk were most often matched with:

    • 25% Ehlers - Danlos Syndrome

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