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Muscle spasticity

Muscle spasticity: Introduction

Muscle spasticity: abnormal muscular hyperactivity in the muscle tone. See detailed information below for a list of 68 causes of Muscle spasticity, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Muscle spasticity:

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

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Common Causes of Muscle spasticity

Causes of Types of Muscle spasticity:

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Muscle spasticity: Symptom Checker

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Muscle spasticity: Animations

Muscle spasticity: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Muscle spasticity may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Muscle spasticity

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Detailed list of causes of Muscle spasticity

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

How Common are these Causes of Muscle spasticity?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Muscle spasticity. Of the 68 causes of Muscle spasticity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 2 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 8 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 55 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Muscle spasticity:

The following list of conditions have 'Muscle spasticity' 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 Muscle spasticity Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Muscle spasticity 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 Muscle spasticity:

    Medical Conditions associated with Muscle spasticity:

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

    Symptoms related to Muscle spasticity:

    Cerebral palsy, Spinal cord injury (15 causes), Stroke (192 causes), Kidney diseases, Multiple sclerosis, Spinal injury, Nerve disorders, Disc disorder, Dehydration (284 causes), Amytrophic lateral sclerosis, Respiratory alkalosis, Arterial occlusive disease

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