Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Myalgia 176 Causes

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There are 24 common conditions that can cause Myalgia.
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
  2. Arm Cellulitis
  3. Bronchitis
  4. Cellulitis
  5. Cervical Lymphadenitis
  6. Foot Cellulitis
  7. Gastroenteritis
  8. Hand Cellulitis
  9. Hangover
  10. Herpes Genitalis
  11. Influenza
  12. Jet Lag
  13. Leg Cellulitis
  14. Migraine Headache
  15. Muscle Strains
  16. Premenstrual Syndrome
  17. Skin Infections
  18. Spider Bites
  19. Tonsillitis
  20. Upper Respiratory Infections in Children
  21. Upper Respiratory Infections
  22. Viral Gastroenteritis
  23. Viral Pharyngitis
  24. Viral Syndrome
There are 20 somewhat common conditions that can cause Myalgia.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Epstein Barr Infection
  3. Facial Cellulitis
  4. Fibromyalgia
  5. Haemophilus Pneumonia
  6. Heat Illness
  7. Hepatitis A
  8. Hepatitis B
  9. Hepatitis
  10. Immune System Deficiency
  11. Mononucleosis
  12. Narcotic Withdrawal
  13. Overuse and Stress Injuries
  14. Rotavirus
  15. Staph Infections
  16. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
  17. Swine Flu
  18. Viral Exanthem
  19. Viral Hepatitis
  20. Viral Pneumonia
There are 35 uncommon conditions that can cause Myalgia.
  1. AIDS
  2. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  3. Arbovirus Infection
  4. Arenavirus Infection
  5. Bacterial Endocarditis
  6. Bacterial Meningitis
  7. Brown Recluse Spider Bite
  8. California Group Virus
  9. Celiac Sprue
  10. Chicken Pox
  11. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  12. Cytomegalovirus Infection
  13. Cytomegalovirus Pneumonia
  14. Electrical Injury
  15. Fungal Lung Infection
  16. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  17. Heat Exhaustion
  18. Hepatitis C
  19. Herpes Zoster
  20. HIV Infection
  21. Hypokalemia
  22. Hypothyroidism
  23. Immunization Reaction
  24. Lead Poisoning
  25. Low Neutrophil Count
  26. Meningitis
  27. Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  28. Salmonella Infection
  29. Scuba Injuries
  30. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  31. Statin Myopathy
  32. Streptococcus Pneumonia
  33. Thyroiditis
  34. Tick Borne Illness
  35. Viral Meningitis
There are 97 rare conditions that can cause Myalgia.
  1. Acromegaly
  2. Acute Intermittent Porphyria
  3. Addison's Disease
  4. Air Embolism
  5. Anthrax
  6. Babesiosis
  7. Bird Flu
  8. Blastomycosis
  9. Boutonneuse Fever
  10. Brucellosis
  11. Bubonic Plague
  12. Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  13. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  14. Chagas Disease
  15. Chikungunya Disease
  16. Cholera
  17. Ciguatera
  18. Coccidioidomycosis
  19. Colorado Tick Fever
  20. Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
  21. Decompression Illness
  22. Dengue Fever
  23. Dermatomyositis
  24. Diabetes Insipidus
  25. Discoid Lupus
  26. Drug Induced Lupus
  27. Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
  28. Ehrlichiosis
  29. Encephalitis
  30. Eosinophilic Pneumonia
  31. Equine Encephalitis
  32. Erysipelas
  33. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  34. Hantavirus
  35. Hemoglobin C Disease
  36. Hepatitis D
  37. Hepatitis E
  38. Herpes Encephalitis
  39. Histoplasmosis
  40. Hypoparathyroidism
  41. Japanese Encephalitis
  42. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  43. Legionnaire's Disease
  44. Leptospirosis
  45. Lightning Injury
  46. Lupus
  47. Lyme Disease
  48. Malaria
  49. Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever
  50. Necrotizing Fasciitis
  51. Necrotizing Vasculitis
  52. Norwalk Virus Infection
  53. Osteochondroma
  54. Periarteritis Nodosa
  55. Phlebotomus Fever
  56. Polio
  57. Polymyositis
  58. Popcorn Workers Lung
  59. Porphyria
  60. Psittacosis
  61. Pyelonephritis
  62. Q Fever
  63. Rat Bite Fever
  64. Relapsing Fever
  65. Reye's Syndrome
  66. Rhabdomyolysis
  67. Rift Valley Fever
  68. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  69. Rubella
  70. SARS
  71. Schistosomiasis
  72. Scleroderma
  73. Sepsis
  74. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  75. Serotonin Syndrome
  76. Shigella Infection
  77. Shy-Drager Syndrome
  78. Silicosis
  79. Silo Filler's Disease
  80. Smallpox
  81. Splenomegaly
  82. St Louis Encephalitis
  83. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  84. Syphilis
  85. Takayasu's Arteritis
  86. Tapeworm
  87. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  88. Thyroid Cancer
  89. Tick Paralysis
  90. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  91. Toxic Shock Syndrome
  92. Toxoplasmosis
  93. Trichinosis
  94. Typhoid Fever
  95. Typhus
  96. West Nile Virus
  97. Yellow Fever

Last Updated: Feb 8, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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