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What is steroid induced myopathy, and what kind of steroid causes it?

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Dr. Larry Armstrong
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Weakness

Any synthetic steroid can cause a steroid induced muscular weakness.
They cause proximal muscle weakness preferentially and affect large muscle groups.

In brief: Weakness

Any synthetic steroid can cause a steroid induced muscular weakness.
They cause proximal muscle weakness preferentially and affect large muscle groups.
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