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Arm spasm

Arm spasm: Introduction

Arm spasm: Involuntary contractions of muscles in the arm. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Arm spasm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Arm spasm:

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

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Causes of Types of Arm spasm:

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Arm spasm: Symptom Checker

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Arm spasm: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Arm spasm may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Arm spasm

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Arm spasm: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Arm spasm

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Arm spasm: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Arm spasm: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Arm spasm:

The list of organs typically affected by Arm spasm may include, but is not limited to:

  • Arm
  • Arm muscle
  • Arm nerves

Detailed list of causes of Arm spasm

The list below shows some of the causes of Arm spasm mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Arm spasm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Arm spasm. Of the 18 causes of Arm spasm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 14 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Arm spasm:

The following list of conditions have 'Arm spasm' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Arm spasm?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Arm spasm, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Arm spasm:

Subtypes of Arm spasm:

Upper arm spasm (8 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Arm spasm:

Spasms (2183 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Arm spasm:

Spasms (2183 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Joint spasms, Arm pain (133 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Arm injury, Arm tingling (21 causes), Arm numbness (71 causes), Elbow symptoms (140 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Nerve injury, Trauma, Tetanus, Hypocalcemia (13 causes)

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