Oakland Gardens, NY
A 25-year-old male asked:
What are the causes of a reduced arm swing besides parkinson's disease? any clue what else might cause this no ms or stroke either ? just name some...
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Addiction Medicine 54 years experience
4.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Neurology 20 years experience
Arm swing: Reduced arm swing may be caused by muscle soreness, problems with the shoulder joint, muscle rigidity (cerebral palsy, Parkinsons, MS, stroke, etc.), casual walking technique, and mistaken observation.
3.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jun 17, 2018
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.