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Asterixis: The intermittent loss of sustained contraction of the arms against ones will. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Asterixis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Asterixis, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Asterixis:
Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Asterixis:
Tremor (353 causes), Hand tremor (41 causes), Hip symptoms (285 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Tremors (129 causes), Chronic alcoholism, Flapping tremors, Hepatic failure (83 causes), Ammonia blood levels, Encephalitis (137 causes), Liver cirrhosis (119 causes)
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