FOOT DROP

seen in certain neuromuscular disorders where the muscles that control movement of the foot or toes are weakened or paralyzed. The foot will drop to the ground when lifted.

FOOT DROP: "Foot drop is a classic symptom of motor neurone disease."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FOOT DROP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/foot-drop/ (accessed September 21, 2019).
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