Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Numbness in My Legs and Loss of Muscle Strength 42 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 42 conditions that can cause Numbness in My Legs and Loss of Muscle Strength.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Numbness in My Legs and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. Diabetes
  2. Migraine Headache
  3. Type 2 Diabetes
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Numbness in My Legs and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. Endemic Goiter
  2. Neck Injury
  3. Peripheral Neuropathy
  4. Spinal Subluxation
There are 13 uncommon conditions that can cause Numbness in My Legs and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. AIDS
  2. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  3. Electrolyte Imbalance
  4. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  5. Hyperkalemia
  6. Hypothyroidism
  7. Lead Poisoning
  8. Multiple Sclerosis
  9. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  10. Pernicious Anemia
  11. Spinal Cord Injury
  12. Thyroiditis
  13. Type 1 Diabetes
There are 22 rare conditions that can cause Numbness in My Legs and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. Beriberi
  2. Cauda Equina Syndrome
  3. Chediak-Higashi Syndrome
  4. Chiari Malformation
  5. Chronic Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
  6. End Stage Renal Disease
  7. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  8. Lupus
  9. Medullary Cystic Disease
  10. Multiple Myeloma
  11. Neck Fracture
  12. Sarcoidosis
  13. Scurvy
  14. Spina Bifida
  15. Spinal Cord Tumor
  16. Spinal Stenosis
  17. Syphilis
  18. Tick Paralysis
  19. Toxoplasmosis
  20. Vascular Brain Tumors
  21. Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
  22. Wegener's Granulomatosis

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