Absent Achilles reflex
Absence of the Achilles reflex (also known as the ankle jerk reflex), which can normally be elicited by tapping the tendon is tapped while the foot is dorsiflexed.
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Causes of Absent Achilles reflex
Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Absent Achilles Reflex:
- Autosomal Dominant Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Type 2 Due To VCP Mutation
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Axonal, Type 2H
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Axonal, Type 2W
- GNE Myopathy
- Machado-Joseph Disease
- Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle ...
Causes List for Absent Achilles reflex
Possible causes of Absent Achilles reflex (or similar symptoms) may include:4
- Azorean disease (Absent Achilles reflex)
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (Absent Achilles reflex)
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease axonal type 2H (Absent Achilles reflex)
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2H (Absent Achilles reflex)
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, axonal, type 2w (Absent Achilles ...
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- Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ C0558845/
- Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
- Source: Algorithmically Generated List
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