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Neck stiffness

Neck stiffness: Introduction

Neck stiffness: The feeling of neck stiffness. See detailed information below for a list of 53 causes of Neck stiffness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Neck stiffness:

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

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Causes of Types of Neck stiffness:

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Neck stiffness: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Neck stiffness, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Neck stiffness Treatments

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

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Stories from Users for Neck stiffness

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Neck stiffness: Animations

Medications or substances causing Neck stiffness:

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

  • Antihemophilic Factor
  • Bioclate
  • Hexlixate
  • Recombinate
  • Hemofil M
  • Humate-P
  • Koate-HP
  • more causes...»

Neck stiffness: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Neck stiffness

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Neck stiffness: Deaths

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Neck stiffness: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Causes of Neck stiffness listed in Disease Database:

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

Detailed list of causes of Neck stiffness

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

How Common are these Causes of Neck 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 Neck stiffness. Of the 53 causes of Neck stiffness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 45 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Neck stiffness:

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

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    What are the alternative names for Neck stiffness:

    Nuchal rigidity, Stiff neck
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Neck stiffness:

    Medical Conditions associated with Neck stiffness:

    Neck symptoms (833 causes), Stiffness (692 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Neck stiffness:

    Neck pain (148 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Joint stiffness (258 causes), Muscle stiffness (158 causes), Subarachnoid haemorrhage (5 causes), Meningitis (160 causes), Cervical strain, Cervical arthritis, Osteoarthritis (29 causes), Rheumatoid arthritis (17 causes), Fibromyalgia, Tetanus, Polymyalgia rheumatica, Whiplash injury

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    Medical News summaries about Neck stiffness

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Neck stiffness

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