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Leg paralysis

Leg paralysis: Introduction

Leg paralysis: A loss of the motor and or sensory function of the leg due to either a muscular or neural mechanism. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Leg paralysis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Leg paralysis:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Leg paralysis

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Leg paralysis: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Leg paralysis

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Leg paralysis: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Leg paralysis

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Leg paralysis: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Leg paralysis

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg cramps or more »

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Leg paralysis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Leg paralysis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Leg paralysis

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

How Common are these Causes of Leg paralysis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Leg paralysis. Of the 33 causes of Leg paralysis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Leg paralysis:

The following list of conditions have 'Leg paralysis' 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 Leg paralysis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Leg paralysis 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 Leg paralysis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Leg paralysis:

    Paralysis symptoms (385 causes), Paralysis (325 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Leg paralysis:

    Leg numbness (73 causes), Paralysis (325 causes), Foot numbness (45 causes), Weak legs (152 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), Peripheral artery disease (22 causes), Peripheral neuropathy (299 causes), Peripheral nerve trauma, Peripheral nerve compression, Cerebrovascular accident (192 causes), Impingement syndrome, Compartment syndrome (22 causes), Osteoarthritis (29 causes), Bone fracture

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    Medical News summaries about Leg paralysis

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Leg paralysis

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