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Myalgia: Introduction

Myalgia: Muscle aches and pains. See detailed information below for a list of 118 causes of Myalgia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Myalgia

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Myalgia: Symptom Checker

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Myalgia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Myalgia may include:

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Stories from Users for Myalgia

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Myalgia: Animations

Medications or substances causing Myalgia:

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

Myalgia: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Myalgia

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Myalgia: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Myalgia

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult more »

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, more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see more »

Myalgia: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Myalgia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Causes of Myalgia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Myalgia as a symptom include:

Definitions of Myalgia:

Myalgia: Pain or aching in a muscle or muscles.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Pain in a muscle or group of muscles
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Myalgia

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

How Common are these Causes of Myalgia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Myalgia. Of the 118 causes of Myalgia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 17 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 101 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Myalgia:

The following list of conditions have 'Myalgia' 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 Myalgia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Myalgia 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?

    What are the alternative names for Myalgia:

    Muscle pain, Myodynia
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Myalgia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Myalgia:

    Muscle pain (956 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Muscle aches (879 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Aches (904 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Myalgia:

    Muscle spasms (929 causes), Muscle pain (956 causes), Muscle tone symptoms, 5-Azacytidine, Aluminium (dialysis related) toxicity, Amphotericin B, Arsenic trioxide, Arsenicals, Atorvastatin, Blood transfusion, Bornholm disease, Brucellosis (5 causes), Campylobacter jejuni, Cholesterol embolism

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