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Causes Of Quadriceps Weakness
What is the cause of genu recurvatum gait? Is it weakness in the hamstrings muscle or quadriceps?
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Varies: There are a number of possibilities, primarily stemming from musculoskeletal to neurological abnormalities. In simple terms, genu recur stun refers to a hyperextension of the knee. The hamstrings and the intrinsic ligaments of the knee are the usual structures that limit this hyper extension. ...Read more
Sports medicine: Typically, we need more history. Was there prior trauma, radicalization or knee arthritis or surgery that caused the weakness? There are other less common possibilities as well. A sports medicine doc or Orthopedist can help with diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Past 10 mons sporadic mild muscle weakness in quadriceps and biceps mostly. Has been getting worse. Past week I could not get up from a squat using quads. Is this related to hypothyroidism?
Impingement syndrome: The most likely problem after the age of 40 is impingement syndrome. It causes bursitis in the shoulder which eventually leads to rotato cuff tendinitis causing pain and perceived weakness with attempted elevation of the arm. If it persists you should be checked by an Ortho doc who can prescribe some physical therapy, anti-inflammatories, and a steroid injection. Cervical radiculopathy? ...Read more
Not likely . . .: Check out http://www.Mayoclinic. Com/health/fibromyalgia/ds00079 for info re fibromyalgia. In and of itself, fibromyalgia should not cause erectile dysfunction. However, use of narcotic/opioid medication to manage chronic pain can decrease testosterone & thus weaken erectile function. Also, chronic pain can affect one's sexual performance. Check w/your doc to be sure ed isn't due to cholesterol etc. ...Read more
No,: It does not cause weakness, but like any exercise, it may make the muscles fatigue if done excessively and cause some local irritation. ...Read more
I m 20years old ... I suffer from lose motions daily once or twice a day ... Dat causes d weakness?
Weakness: You have been losing necessary electroytes because of your diarrhea. The lss of theseelectrolytes can cause weakness. Try using electrolyte replacement fluids and go on probiotics to help your diarrhea. ...Read more
Sudden feeling of lightheadedness and weakness, BP 119/74, pulse 111. Should i be worried? Possible causes?
Dehydrated?: You may just be volume depleted, particularly if your light headedness occurred when you stood up. Drink extra non-caffeinated, non-alcoholic liquids. If your symptoms persist, see your doctor to get evaluated. ...Read more
Can you tell me how I can recover from weakness caused due to masturbation without using medicines or herbs?
Whoa: Enjoying your body like everybody else does isn't the cause of your weakness. That's a foolish superstition. If you are actually weak, you need to get with a scientific physician. You may be iron deficient, hypothyroid, addisonian, diabetic, suffering from a neuropathy, have chronic carbon monoxide poisoning or any of hundreds of others that will kill you if neglected. Get seen like an adult. ...Read more
Can spending too much time in bed 16 h/d cause causse musscle weakness/aches about 2 months before that had very active lifestyle?
Yes: The first issue is to see your doctor to get checked for mononucleosis since you are at the right age for this to occur. Sleeping 16 hrs per day usually indicates that something is happening to the person that requires a full work up by a physician. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can masturebating cause less erection? Or any kind of weakness in erection? & if, then can I improve the weaknesses by not masturbating?
Yes: Masturbating will decrease arousal. Refraining should help. ...Read more
Can acid reflux cause weakness? I have acid reflux and have been feeling so weak I have to lie down most of the time. Could acid reflux be the cause?
It's a stretch: The only way I can relate acid reflux to weakness is if you've had chronic acid reflux that has caused esophagitis, which has led to blood loss and resulting anemia, causing you some fatigue. But one would have thought that you'd notice dark, tarry stools beforehand. Have your doctor evaluate you for the possibility of anemia. ...Read more
For the past couple of months my shoulder has been popping out then back in, causes pain and weakness, when I try go move it after it causes discomort?
The shoulder is a complex joint, & many conditions/ injuries (rotator cuff injury, bursitits, tendonitis, labral pathology, etc). Can cause pain/ weakness. Some injuries of the soulder occur due to acute injury and some are from overuse. Ii suggest you see an orthopedist for a complete exam.
http://drmarkgalland.com/category/shoulder/. ...Read more
Yes: ? Can fibromyalgia, FM, "cause weakness". Generalized weakness is a hallmark symptom of FM. FM caused by conjoining of several co-factors: femaleness, childbirth, prolonged inactivity, mechanical injury, hypermobility. Muscle weaknesses impart asymmetric body postures/biomechanical functions, which beget further sedentariness & advanced generalized muscle weakness; sometimes even bedridden status. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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