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Muscle Weakness Or Pain In Distal Muscles
I have muscle weakness and pain that gets worse every day. A steroid is the only thing that has helped. Could it be my immune system attacking muscles?
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
I have read that twitching is only a concern if muscle weakness is present. Can pain in knees and other joint pain along with twitching be weakness?
Does myofascial pain syndrome cause swelling? Such as my arms and legs, and does it cause muscle weakness?
Unable to abduct upper left leg due to worsening muscle weakness. Lower back pain x6 yrs. Mri spine "not bad" mild disc herniation l4/l5/s1. Now what?
If muscle weakness: You should be evaluated by spine specialist. Either neurosurgery or orthopedic spine fellowship trained doctor who can relieve the pressure on the nerve by that disc. Assuming you have had conservative care, including physical therapy, possible injections by pain management, adjustment by chiropractor very briefly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can I diagnose and heal from these long term symptoms: muscle weakness and pain, extreme sensitivity to light, odor and touch?
My cpk test was done 5 days ago and value came 218. One month ago I started feeling TMJ pain. Because of that pain muscle weakness too. ?
Depends of type: of tarantula. Many species of tarantulas are not harmful to humans. If a tarantula bites it might be a “dry” bite – injecting little to no venom. However, the bite of some tarantulas can cause pain & swelling at the site, muscle cramping, fever, difficulty breathing and exhaustion. The Chinese Bird Spider (a type of tarantula) has been blamed for one death in China. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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