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Hyperactive DTRs in the legs

Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: Introduction

Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: hyperactive deep tendon reflexes (DTRs) are abnormally brisk muscle contractions that occur in response to a sudden stretch induced by sharply tapping the muscle's tendon of insertion. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs

Home Diagnostic Testing and Hyperactive DTRs in the legs

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Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: Symptom Checker

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Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hyperactive DTRs in the legs may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hyperactive DTRs in the legs

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Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Hyperactive DTRs in the legs

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Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: Related Rare Diseases

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Hyperactive DTRs in the legs: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs

The list below shows some of the causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs. Of the 16 causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hyperactive DTRs in the legs:

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Causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Hyperactive DTRs in the legs based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Hyperactive DTRs in the legs:

    Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Reflex symptoms (469 causes), Tendon symptoms (412 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Autonomic nerve symptoms (345 causes)

    Symptoms related to Hyperactive DTRs in the legs:

    Corticospinal tract lesions, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Brain tumor (27 causes), Hepatic encephalopathy (16 causes), Hypocalcemia (13 causes), Hypomagnesemia, Spinal cord compression, Upper motor neuron lesions

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