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Muscle stiffness

Muscle stiffness: Introduction

Muscle stiffness: A difficulty in stretching a muscle. See detailed information below for a list of 158 causes of Muscle stiffness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Muscle stiffness:

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Muscle stiffness: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Muscle stiffness

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Drug interactions causing Muscle stiffness:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Muscle stiffness as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Furosemide and Clofibrate interaction
  • Albert Furosemide and Clofibrate interaction
  • Apo-Furosemide and Clofibrate interaction
  • Fumide MD and Clofibrate interaction
  • Furocot and Clofibrate interaction
  • Furomide MD and Clofibrate interaction
  • more interactions...»

Muscle stiffness: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Muscle stiffness

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Detailed list of causes of Muscle stiffness

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How Common are these Causes of Muscle stiffness?

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 stiffness. Of the 158 causes of Muscle stiffness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Muscle stiffness:

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

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

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    Classifications of Muscle stiffness:

    Subtypes of Muscle stiffness:

    Excessive muscle tone (59 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Muscle stiffness:

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

    Symptoms related to Muscle stiffness:

    Muscle spasms (929 causes), Muscle pain (956 causes), Muscle tone symptoms, 3q deletion, Abdominal muscle strain, Adrenal adenoma (16 causes), Familial, Adrenal Cancer, Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms

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