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Body stiffens

Body stiffens: Introduction

Body stiffens: also called hypertonia, ia an abnormal increase in the muscle tension and decreased ability of the muscle to stretch. See detailed information below for a list of 38 causes of Body stiffens, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Body stiffens: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Body stiffens may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Body stiffens

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Body stiffens: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Body stiffens

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How Common are these Causes of Body stiffens?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Body stiffens. Of the 38 causes of Body stiffens that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Body stiffens:

The following list of conditions have 'Body stiffens' 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 Body stiffens Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Body stiffens based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Body stiffens:

    Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Body stiffens:

    Acanthocytosis, Aceruloplasminemia, Acute rheumatic fever, Adrenal cortex neoplasma, Adrenoleukodystrophy, Upper motor neuron lesions, Spinal cord compression, Cerebral palsy, Carotid artery stenosis (5 causes)

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