Footdrop

Footdrop is a foot disorder that is a particular type of foot weakness, where muscle control of the foot is lost or inhibited, leading to the foot dropping or dragging. The cause is usually a nerve condition, either in the ...

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Causes

Lower leg causes of footdrop include:

  • Leg injury (esp. upper fibula, just below the knee)
  • Lower leg nerve condition (Peroneal
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