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The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Myopathy as a symptom.
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Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Myopathy may include these symptoms:
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Myopathy as a symptom include:
Myopathy is a general term referring to any disease of muscles. Myopathies can be acquired or inherited, and can occur at birth or later in life. The muscular dystrophies are examples of myopathies. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Myopathy Information Page: NINDS)
Myopathy is a general term referring to any disease of muscles. Myopathies can be ... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Myopathy Information Page: NINDS)
Impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning of the muscle.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Any pathology of the muscles that is not attributable to nerve dysfunction
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
The list below shows some of the causes of Myopathy mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Myopathy. Of the 132 causes of Myopathy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Myopathy' 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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The following list of medical conditions have Myopathy or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Myopathy:
Symptoms related to Myopathy:
Chronic hypokalemia, Alcoholism, Polymyositis, HIV myopathy, Cushing's syndrome (28 causes), Hyperparathyroidism, Muscular dystrophy, Myotonic dystrophy, Myotonia congenital, Mitochondrial myopathy, Sarcoidosis
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