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Proximal muscle weakness: Weakness of the proximal muscles. See detailed information below for a list of 45 causes of Proximal muscle weakness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Proximal muscle weakness:
Muscle weakness (4300 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Proximal muscle weakness:
Muscle weakness (4300 causes), Muscle atrophy (351 causes), Muscle pain (956 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Becker muscular dystrophy, Spinal muscular atrophy, Spinal cord trauma, Myelitis involving spinal cord, Spinal cord tumor, Spinal arteriovenous malformation, Spinal cord hemorrhage
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