Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview

Excessive Weakness in the Legs and Abnormal Weakness 59 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 59 conditions that can cause Excessive Weakness in the Legs and Abnormal Weakness.

Mouse over to view each condition's most common symptoms

There is 1 common condition that can cause Excessive Weakness in the Legs and Abnormal Weakness.
  1. Muscle Strains
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Excessive Weakness in the Legs and Abnormal Weakness.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Endemic Goiter
  3. Fibromyalgia
  4. Neck Injury
  5. Peripheral Neuropathy
  6. Spinal Subluxation
There are 15 uncommon conditions that can cause Excessive Weakness in the Legs and Abnormal Weakness.
  1. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  2. Bacterial Endocarditis
  3. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  4. Electrolyte Imbalance
  5. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  6. Hypokalemia
  7. Hypothyroidism
  8. Lead Poisoning
  9. Megaloblastic Anemia
  10. Multiple Sclerosis
  11. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  12. Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  13. Spinal Cord Injury
  14. Statin Myopathy
  15. Thyroiditis
There are 37 rare conditions that can cause Excessive Weakness in the Legs and Abnormal Weakness.
  1. Acute Intermittent Porphyria
  2. Aldosteronism
  3. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  4. Aplastic Anemia
  5. Bartter's Syndrome
  6. Botulism
  7. Cauda Equina Syndrome
  8. Chiari Malformation
  9. Chronic Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
  10. Ciguatera
  11. Dermatomyositis
  12. Friedreich's Ataxia
  13. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  14. Hyperparathyroidism
  15. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  16. Leprosy
  17. Multiple Myeloma
  18. Muscular Dystrophy
  19. Myasthenia Gravis
  20. Neck Fracture
  21. Nephrotic Syndrome
  22. Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  23. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  24. Polio
  25. Polymyositis
  26. Rabies
  27. Rhabdomyolysis
  28. Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  29. Spina Bifida
  30. Spinal Cord Tumor
  31. Spinal Stenosis
  32. Syndrome of Inappropriate ADH
  33. Syphilis
  34. Tay-Sachs Disease
  35. Tick Paralysis
  36. Toxoplasmosis
  37. Vascular Brain Tumors

Last Updated: Mar 1, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

References
  1. Ferri's Clinical Advisor, Fred F. Ferri - 2007
  2. Griffith's 5-Minute Clinical Consult, Mark Dambro - 2006
  3. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo - 2008
  4. Emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide; Judith E. Tintinalli, Gabor D. Kelen, J. Stephan Stapczynski - 2004
  5. Nelson textbook of pediatrics, Robert Kliegman, Richard E. Behrman, Waldo Emerson Nelson - 2007

FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.