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Abnormal Weakness in My Hands and Loss of Muscle Strength 17 Causes


The virtual doctor has found 17 conditions that can cause Abnormal Weakness in My Hands and Loss of Muscle Strength.

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There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Abnormal Weakness in My Hands and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Peripheral Neuropathy
  3. Spinal Subluxation
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Abnormal Weakness in My Hands and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. Lead Poisoning
  2. Multiple Sclerosis
  3. Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  4. Spinal Cord Injury
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Abnormal Weakness in My Hands and Loss of Muscle Strength.
  1. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  2. Chronic Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
  3. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  4. Muscular Dystrophy
  5. Myasthenia Gravis
  6. Polymyositis
  7. Rhabdomyolysis
  8. Spinal Cord Tumor
  9. Spinal Stenosis
  10. Tick Paralysis

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