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Glossary for Enlarged calf muscle in children

Medical terms related to Enlarged calf muscle in children or mentioned in this section include:

  • Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
  • Arteriovenous fistula: Connection between artery and vein.
  • Calf pain: Pain or tenderness of the calf muscle behind the lower leg
  • Calf swelling: Swelling of the calf muscle (behind the lower leg)
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease with pyramidal features, autosomal dominant: CMT is an inherited neurological disease characterized by the gradual degeneration of nerves which starts in the hands and feet and results in progressive numbness, muscle weakness and loss of function. Type 5 has an autosomal dominant inheritance, progresses slowly and involves movement disorders.
  • Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
  • Compartment Syndrome: compartment syndrome involves the compression of nerves and blood vessels within an enclosed space. This leads to impaired blood flow and muscle and nerve damage
  • Compartment syndrome: compartment syndrome involves the compression of nerves and blood vessels within an enclosed space. This leads to impaired blood flow and muscle and nerve damage
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: An inherited degenerative disease of the muscles which progresses rapidly compared to other muscle wasting diseases.
  • Enlarged calf muscle in both legs: An enlarged calf muscle in both legs refers to a swollen or distended calf muscle in both lower legs.
  • Enlarged calf muscle in one leg: An enlarged calf muscle in one leg is a swollen or distended calf muscle in one lower leg.
  • Generalized Myokymia: Spontaneous tetanic contractions of the muscles all over the body
  • Infantile hypothyroidism: A condition in infancy or early childhood due to an in-utero deficiency of thyroid hormones that can be caused by genetic or environmental factors, such as thyroid dysgenesis or hypothyroidism in infants of mothers treated with thiouracil during pregnancy.
  • Infection: Infections as a symptom.
  • Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
  • Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
  • Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy: A condition which is characterized by a slowly progressive muscular dystrophy
  • Lower leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the lower legs, calves and shins.
  • Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
  • Muscle conditions: Any condition that affects the muscles of the body
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Sarcoglycanopathy: A form of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy involving abnormalities of the sarcoglycan protein which results in progressive muscle weakness. The severity is greatly variably from wheelchair confinement at the age of 9 years to asymptomatic adults. Most tend to live to their third decade.

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