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Hand Spasm

Hand Spasm: Introduction

Hand Spasm: Violent and painful contraction of the muscles in the hands. See detailed information below for a list of 20 causes of Hand Spasm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Hand Spasm:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Hand Spasm

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Causes of Types of Hand Spasm:

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Hand Spasm: Symptom Checker

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Hand Spasm: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hand Spasm may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hand Spasm

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Misdiagnosis and Hand Spasm

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Hand Spasm: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hand Spasm: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Hand Spasm

The list below shows some of the causes of Hand Spasm mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Hand 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 Hand Spasm. Of the 20 causes of Hand Spasm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hand Spasm:

The following list of conditions have 'Hand 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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Causes of Hand Spasm Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    Classifications of Hand Spasm:

    Subtypes of Hand Spasm:

    Carpopedal spasm (8 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Hand Spasm:

    Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Hand Spasm:

    Hand pain (60 causes), Muscle spasm (29 causes), Finger spasm (18 causes), Arm spasm (18 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), Peripheral artery disease (22 causes), Peripheral neuropathy (299 causes), Peripheral nerve trauma, Peripheral nerve compression, Cold Compartment syndrome

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