Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Severe Cramping in the Calves and Body Swelling 14 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 14 conditions that can cause Severe Cramping in the Calves and Body Swelling.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Severe Cramping in the Calves and Body Swelling.
  1. Muscle Strains
  2. Venous Insufficiency
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Severe Cramping in the Calves and Body Swelling.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Endemic Goiter
  3. Heat Illness
  4. Peripheral Neuropathy
  5. Pregnancy
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Severe Cramping in the Calves and Body Swelling.
  1. Black Widow Spider Bite
  2. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  3. Pernicious Anemia
There are 4 rare conditions that can cause Severe Cramping in the Calves and Body Swelling.
  1. Beriberi
  2. End Stage Renal Disease
  3. Postphlebitic Syndrome
  4. Rhabdomyolysis

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