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Excessive muscle tone

Excessive muscle tone: Introduction

Excessive muscle tone: also called hypertonia is the increase in the contractility of the muscle with decreased stretching. See detailed information below for a list of 59 causes of Excessive muscle tone, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Excessive muscle tone: Symptom Checker

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Excessive muscle tone: Animations

Excessive muscle tone: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Excessive muscle tone may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Excessive muscle tone

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Detailed list of causes of Excessive muscle tone

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How Common are these Causes of Excessive muscle tone?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Excessive muscle tone. Of the 59 causes of Excessive muscle tone that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Excessive muscle tone:

The following list of conditions have 'Excessive muscle tone' 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 Excessive muscle tone Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Excessive muscle tone based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Excessive muscle tone:

    Medical Conditions associated with Excessive muscle tone:

    Muscle stiffness (158 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Stiffness (692 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Excessive muscle tone:

    Hypertonia, Cerebral palsy, Muscle stiffness (158 causes)

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