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Muscle tension

Muscle tension: Introduction

Muscle tension: The amount of tension a muscle has on it. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Muscle tension, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Muscle tension: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Muscle tension:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Muscle tension 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.

Muscle tension: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Muscle tension

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Definitions of Muscle tension:

Condition of moderate contraction produced by stretching a muscle.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Muscle tension

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

How Common are these Causes of Muscle tension?

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 tension. Of the 9 causes of Muscle tension that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 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
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Muscle tension:

The following list of conditions have 'Muscle tension' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Muscle tension:

Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes)

Symptoms related to Muscle tension:

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