Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Leg Pain and Muscle Cramps 20 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 20 conditions that can cause Leg Pain and Muscle Cramps.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Leg Pain and Muscle Cramps.
  1. Chronic Back Strain or Sprain
  2. Muscle Strains
  3. Venous Insufficiency
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Leg Pain and Muscle Cramps.
  1. Fibromyalgia
  2. Herniated Disk
  3. Leg Strain
  4. Sciatica
  5. Spinal Subluxation
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Leg Pain and Muscle Cramps.
  1. Electrolyte Imbalance
  2. Multiple Sclerosis
  3. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  4. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
There are 8 rare conditions that can cause Leg Pain and Muscle Cramps.
  1. Hip Dislocation
  2. Polio
  3. Postphlebitic Syndrome
  4. Rheumatic Fever
  5. Scorpion Stings
  6. Spinal Stenosis
  7. Tetanus
  8. Transverse Myelitis

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