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Immobility: Introduction

Immobility: An inability to mobilise as normal. See detailed information below for a list of 26 causes of Immobility, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Immobility:

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

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Immobility: Symptom Checker

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Immobility Treatments

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Stories from Users for Immobility

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Immobility: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Immobility

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Immobility: Deaths

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Definitions of Immobility:

The restriction of the MOVEMENT of whole or part of the body by physical means (RESTRAINT, PHYSICAL) or chemically by ANALGESIA, or the use of TRANQUILIZING AGENTS or NEUROMUSCULAR NONDEPOLARIZING AGENTS. It includes experimental protocols used to evaluate the physiologic effects of immobility.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Immobility

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

How Common are these Causes of Immobility?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Immobility. Of the 26 causes of Immobility that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Immobility:

The following list of conditions have 'Immobility' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Immobility:

The following list of medical conditions have Immobility or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Immobility Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    What are the alternative names for Immobility:

    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Immobility:

    Medical Conditions associated with Immobility:

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

    Symptoms related to Immobility:

    Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Difficulty standing, Difficulty walking (88 causes), Arthritis (224 causes), Polymyalgia, Parkinsonism, Disuse, Malnutrition (111 causes), Electrolyte abnormality, Myopathy (132 causes), Verterbral fracture, Paget's disease, Metastases, Joint pain (773 causes)

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