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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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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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