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Hunched shoulders: Roundess, hump, or hunching of shoulders. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Hunched shoulders, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Hunched shoulders, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Hunched shoulders. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.
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The list of organs typically affected by Hunched shoulders may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Hunched shoulders mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hunched shoulders. Of the 6 causes of Hunched shoulders that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Hunched shoulders' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Hunched shoulders, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
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Medical Conditions associated with Hunched shoulders:
Hunching (12 causes), Shoulder symptoms (113 causes), Posture symptoms (96 causes), Spine symptoms (821 causes), Back symptoms (1093 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)
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