Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Excessive Cramps in the Leg and Soreness in My Legs 12 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 12 conditions that can cause Excessive Cramps in the Leg and Soreness in My Legs.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Excessive Cramps in the Leg and Soreness in My Legs.
  1. Muscle Strains
  2. Venous Insufficiency
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Excessive Cramps in the Leg and Soreness in My Legs.
  1. Diabetic Neuropathy
  2. Peripheral Neuropathy
  3. Spinal Subluxation
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Excessive Cramps in the Leg and Soreness in My Legs.
  1. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  2. Electrolyte Imbalance
  3. Hypokalemia
  4. Peripheral Vascular Disease
There are 3 rare conditions that can cause Excessive Cramps in the Leg and Soreness in My Legs.
  1. Postphlebitic Syndrome
  2. Rhabdomyolysis
  3. Spinal Stenosis

Last Updated: Nov 15, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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