Frontal Gait Apraxia Definition


Frontal Gait Apraxia: Impaired ambulation not attributed to sensory impairment or motor weakness. FRONTAL LOBE disorders; BASAL GANGLIA DISEASES (e.g., PARKINSONIAN DISORDERS); DEMENTIA, MULTI-INFARCT; ALZHEIMER DISEASE; and other conditions may be associated with gait apraxia.

Synonym: gait apraxia, apraxia of gait, gait dyspraxia, gait bruns apraxia, dyspraxia of gait, bruns gait apraxia.