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Limb weakness: A condition which is characterized by a feeling of weakness of the muscles of the limb. See detailed information below for a list of 21 causes of Limb weakness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Limb weakness' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Limb weakness:
Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
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