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Muscle wasting and weakness: loss of the muscle mass . See detailed information below for a list of 54 causes of Muscle wasting and weakness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Symptoms related to Muscle wasting and weakness:
Diabetes (212 causes), Rheumatoid arthritis (17 causes), Motor neuron diseases, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Chronic infection, Tuberculosis, Muscle disuse, Joint disuse, Arthritis (224 causes), Joint injuries
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