A 48-year-old female asked:
i have muscle weakness in my right leg below my knee to my ankle. i fall alot and no longer have the ability to walk a straight line.
2 doctor answers
Dr. Ronald Krauser answered
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Then see a neurologist and have the issue evaluated. This can be a serious problem.
Answered on Jan 12, 2017
Dr. Jeffrey Kass answered
27 years experience Podiatry
Visit a neurologist: And have Emg/NCV studies performed. It almost sounds like you may have a dropfoot. I would recommend intense physical therapy and if still having an issue you can be fitted with an ankle foot orthotic which hopefully would prevent further falling.
Answered on Jun 29, 2014
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