Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Muscle Cramps and Muscle Tenderness 10 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 10 conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Muscle Tenderness.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Muscle Tenderness.
  1. Acute Back Strain or Sprain
  2. Chronic Back Strain or Sprain
  3. Muscle Strains
  4. Neck Sprain or Strain
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Muscle Tenderness.
  1. Fibromyalgia
  2. Hip Strain
  3. Leg Strain
There are 3 rare conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Muscle Tenderness.
  1. Polio
  2. Rhabdomyolysis
  3. Tetanus

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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