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Back rigidity

Back rigidity: Introduction

Back rigidity: Back rigidity is extreme stiffness of the back. See detailed information below for a list of 13 causes of Back rigidity, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Back rigidity:

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

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Back rigidity: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Back rigidity, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Back rigidity: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Back rigidity may include these symptoms:

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Detailed list of causes of Back rigidity

The list below shows some of the causes of Back rigidity mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Back rigidity?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Back rigidity. Of the 13 causes of Back rigidity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Back rigidity:

The following list of conditions have 'Back rigidity' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Back rigidity:

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