Glossary for Metacarpophalangeal joint weakness
Medical terms related to Metacarpophalangeal joint weakness or mentioned in this section include:
- Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
- Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
- Dermatomyositis: A muscle disease characterized by chronic muscle inflammation resulting in progressive muscle weakness and a characteristic rash.
- Diabetes: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
- Duputyren's contracture:
- Finger stiff: Lack of ease or comfort in moving the fingers.
- Fingernail weakness: Weakness of the finger muscles.
- Hand symptoms: Symptoms affecting the hand
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Joint disease: Any condition that affects ones joints
- Joint pain: Pain affecting the joints
- Joint symptoms: Symptoms affecting the joints.
- Knuckle stiff: A feeling of restricted mobility. It is often caused by the overuse of a muscle and to be due to the build up of lactic acid.
- Knuckle weakness: A decrease in the usual strength of the movements of the finger or fingers.
- Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
- Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
- Lupus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
- Metacarpal stiff: Difficulty in flexing the hands.
- Metacarpal weakness: A decrease in the usual strength of the movements of the hand.
- Metacarpophalangeal joint stiffness: A feeling of restricted mobility often caused by the overuse of a muscle and to be due to the build up of lactic acid.
- Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
- Mucopolysaccharidoses: A lysosomal storage disorder that is caused by a deficiency of the ability to metabolise glycosaminoglycans
- Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
- Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
- Nail stiff: Lacking ease or comfort of movement of the nails.
- Nail weakness: Weakness of the nails.
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
- Numbness of both elbows: Numbness of both elbows refers to the loss or reduction of sensation in the elbows.
- Phalanges stiff: A feeling of restricted mobility in the fingers or toes often caused by the overuse of a muscle and due to the build up of lactic acid.
- Raynaud's disease: It is a reversible ischemia of the peripheral arterioles. It is a painful sensation affecting the fingers and toes associated with whitening or redness
- Raynaud's phenomenon: A condition where the body extremities sweat and turn blue and cold. Exposure to cold, emotional stress and smoking may trigger the condition. Also known as acrocyanosis.
- Rheumatic conditions: Any condition that affects ones joints
- Scleroderma, systemic: A rare autoimmune connective tissue disease where the body attacks parts of the body and causes scarring and thickness of the tissue. In the systemic form, the skin and organs are involved.
- Skeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skeletal system such as the bones.
- Systemic lupus erythematosus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
- Trigger finger: Trigger finger is a type of stenosing tenosynovitis in which the sheath around a tendon in the thumb or finger becomes swollen, or a nodule forms on the tendon. The condition is very painful, especially when the locked digit snaps (releases) beyond the restriction by the use of increased force.
- Weakness: Symptoms causing weakness of the body
- Wegener's granulomatosis: A rare disease involving blood vessel inflammation which can affect the blood flow to various tissues and organs and hence cause damage. The respiratory system and the kidneys are the main systems affected.
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