Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Worsening Weakness in an Arm and Leg and Numbness in the Legs 17 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 17 conditions that can cause Worsening Weakness in an Arm and Leg and Numbness in the Legs.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Worsening Weakness in an Arm and Leg and Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Migraine Headache
There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Worsening Weakness in an Arm and Leg and Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Endemic Goiter
There are 8 uncommon conditions that can cause Worsening Weakness in an Arm and Leg and Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  2. Electrolyte Imbalance
  3. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  4. Hypothyroidism
  5. Lead Poisoning
  6. Scuba Injuries
  7. Spinal Cord Injury
  8. Thyroiditis
There are 7 rare conditions that can cause Worsening Weakness in an Arm and Leg and Numbness in the Legs.
  1. Chiari Malformation
  2. Neurosyphilis
  3. Spina Bifida
  4. Spinal Cord Tumor
  5. Syphilis
  6. Toxoplasmosis
  7. Vascular Brain Tumors

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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