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Are there some genetic reasons I get unsteady gait off and on?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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A normal gait is a very complex and fluid set of movements.
The arms move synchronously with the opposite leg, the ankles nearly touch, and the heel strikes first. A normal gait requires the integration of the following systems: visual, vestibular, auditory, cerebellar, basal ganglia, sensory, and muscular. An abnormality in any one of the systems can cause a problem with gait and can lead to fall.

In brief: See below

A normal gait is a very complex and fluid set of movements.
The arms move synchronously with the opposite leg, the ankles nearly touch, and the heel strikes first. A normal gait requires the integration of the following systems: visual, vestibular, auditory, cerebellar, basal ganglia, sensory, and muscular. An abnormality in any one of the systems can cause a problem with gait and can lead to fall.
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