Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Swallowing and Muscle Stiffness 10 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 10 conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Muscle Stiffness.

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There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Muscle Stiffness.
  1. Drug Side Effect
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Muscle Stiffness.
  1. Alzheimer's Disease
  2. Parkinson's Disease
  3. Seizures
There are 6 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Muscle Stiffness.
  1. Adrenoleukodystrophy
  2. Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  3. Huntington's Disease
  4. Polio
  5. Shy-Drager Syndrome
  6. Tetanus

Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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