Locomotor ataxia

Locomotor ataxia

The severe gait ataxia seen with tabetic neurosyphylis. Patients walk with the feet wide apart, slapping them clumsily to the floor with each step, and depend on visual cues to maintain balance.

See: tabetic neurosyphilis.

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