Difficulty walking

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Guillain-Barré syndrome

Guillain-Barré (pronounced ghee-lan bar-ray) syndrome is a rare and serious condition of the peripheral nervous system.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Numbness or tingling on both sides of body
  • Numbness or tingling of feet
  • Difficulty walking
  • Weakness in the legs
  • Weakness on both sides of body

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Guillain-Barré syndrome.

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Heel pain

Heel pain is a common foot condition.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in heel
  • Difficulty walking
  • Foot pain
  • Pain in arch of foot

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Heel pain.

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Irritable hip

Irritable hip is a common childhood condition that causes symptoms such as hip pain and limping.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Hip pain
  • Stiff hip
  • Difficulty walking
  • High temperature
  • Leg pain

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Irritable hip.

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Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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