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A 30-year-old male asked:

Pain & weakness in arms and legs after light activity like hand-washing dishes or walking up stairs. is this a sign of an autoimmune disorder like mg?

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Dr. Alan Faustino
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Inflammation: Could be due to different things depending on your age for example clestriv medicines can be known to cause this there are also some rare immune diseases that cause a scene types of symptoms i suggestion is if it doesn't resolve within a couple days precinct medical advice.
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 28 years experience
See a doctor: There's a whole list of conditions that can cause these symptoms, some of which are very concerning. This is not the right forum to discuss treatment, because there are more questions and you need a physical exam. There are blood tests and studies which may help check out the condition, including an MRI scan of you neck. You need to see a doctor for an evaluation. And yes, ms + mg are possible.

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