steppage gait


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: an abnormal gait that is characterized by high lifting of the legs with the toes pointing downward and that is associated with neurological disorders which prevent normal flexion of the feet

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“Steppage gait.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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