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Neck rigidity

Neck rigidity: Introduction

Neck rigidity: Neck rigidity is a condition in which the neck is extremely stiff or inflexible. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Neck rigidity, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Neck rigidity:

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

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Causes of Types of Neck rigidity:

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Neck rigidity Treatments

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Neck rigidity: Animations

Medications or substances causing Neck rigidity:

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

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Detailed list of causes of Neck rigidity

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

How Common are these Causes of Neck rigidity?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Neck rigidity. Of the 9 causes of Neck rigidity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Neck rigidity:

The following list of conditions have 'Neck rigidity' 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 Neck rigidity Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Neck rigidity:

    Medical Conditions associated with Neck rigidity:

    Neck symptoms (833 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

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