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Stiff arm

Stiff arm: Introduction

Stiff arm: Reduced mobility or movement of the arm. See detailed information below for a list of 27 causes of Stiff arm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Stiff arm:

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Stiff arm: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Stiff arm

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Message Boards for Stiff arm

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Stiff arm: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Stiff arm

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Stiff arm: Deaths

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Organs affected by Stiff arm:

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Detailed list of causes of Stiff arm

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How Common are these Causes of Stiff arm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Stiff arm. Of the 27 causes of Stiff arm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Stiff arm:

The following list of conditions have 'Stiff arm' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Stiff arm?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Stiff arm, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Stiff arm:

Subtypes of Stiff arm:

Arm stiffness (33 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Stiff arm:

Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Stiffness (692 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Stiff arm:

Arm pain (133 causes), Stiff elbow (9 causes), Muscle stiffness (158 causes), Elbow pain (41 causes), Shoulder stiffness (15 causes), Arthritis (224 causes), Alexander Syndrome, Alpers Syndrome, Spasticity (324 causes), Broken Collarbone (9 causes), Fahr's Syndrome, Hereditary spastic paralysis, Infantile onset ascending, Idiopathic Parkinson's disease, Mitochondrial Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis

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