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Leg spasm

Leg spasm: Introduction

Leg spasm: A sudden involuntary contraction of the muscles of the leg. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Leg spasm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Leg spasm:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Leg spasm. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Leg spasm:

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Leg spasm: Symptom Checker

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Leg spasm: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Leg spasm

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Leg spasm: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Leg spasm

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How Common are these Causes of Leg spasm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Leg spasm. Of the 8 causes of Leg spasm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Leg spasm:

The following list of conditions have 'Leg spasm' 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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Classifications of Leg spasm:

Subtypes of Leg spasm:

Shin spasm (8 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Leg spasm:

Spasms (2183 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Leg spasm:

Leg pain (214 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Foot spasms, Muscle injury, Nerve irritation, Nummular eczema, Nerve compression, Hypocalcaemia (46 causes), Electrolyte abnormality, Sciatica (30 causes), Leg injury

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