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Pharyngeal muscle spasms

Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Introduction

Pharyngeal muscle spasms: spasm of the muscles of the pharynx which are the inferior, middle and superior constrictors, salpingopharyngeus, and stylopharyngeus. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms:

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

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Common Causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms

Home Diagnostic Testing and Pharyngeal muscle spasms

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Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Symptom Checker

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Pharyngeal muscle spasms Treatments

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Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Animations

Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Pharyngeal muscle spasms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Pharyngeal muscle spasms

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Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Pharyngeal muscle spasms

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Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Pharyngeal muscle spasms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms

The list below shows some of the causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Pharyngeal muscle spasms. Of the 19 causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms 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
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 17 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Pharyngeal muscle spasms:

The following list of conditions have 'Pharyngeal muscle spasms' 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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Causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Pharyngeal muscle spasms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Pharyngeal muscle spasms:

    Medical Conditions associated with Pharyngeal muscle spasms:

    Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Pharynx symptoms (20 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Pharyngeal muscle spasms:

    Foreign body, Anaphylaxis (237 causes), Tetanus, Botulism

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