Abnormal Gait (Walking) And Dizziness

Reviewed on 10/15/2020

Dizziness and an abnormal gait can be signs of a neurologic problem. Changes in gait that come on suddenly can be signs of a stroke or serious problem . If you develop the sudden onset of gait disturbances, seek immediate medical attention. Contact your doctor any time you are worried about your symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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