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www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0115/p95.html

Jan 15, 2020 ... Determining the cause of muscle weakness can be challenging. True muscle weakness must first be differentiated from subjective fatigue or ...

www.health.harvard.edu/decision_guide/diffuse-muscle-weakness

This guide will deal with true weakness, meaning reduced power in the muscles. Symptoms of muscle weakness include difficulty rising from a chair, brushing your ...

www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/fight-back-against-muscle-weakness

Jun 1, 2019 ... Muscle weakness impairs health. Weakness may be caused by aging, inactivity, medication side effects, or underlying conditions such as ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/muscular-dystrophy/symptoms-causes/syc-20375388

Jan 31, 2020 ... Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass. In muscular dystrophy, abnormal genes ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muscle_weakness

Muscle weakness is a lack of muscle strength. Its causes are many and can be divided into conditions that have either true or perceived muscle weakness.

www.verywellhealth.com/muscle-weakness-5199929

Sep 29, 2021 ... Muscle weakness can be caused by an underlying disease, but can also result from other causes, such as aging, recovery from intense exercise or ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003174.htm

Aug 13, 2020 ... Causes · Disease of the nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; ALS) · Weakness of the muscles of the face (Bell&nbs...

www.pediatricandadolescentmedicine.net/Weakness-and-Fatigue

Most causes of new onset muscle weakness are serious. True weakness points to diseases of the spinal cord or its nerves. Nerves carry messages from the ...

www.cedars-sinai.org/health-library/diseases-and-conditions/p/polymyositis.html

Polymyositis is a disease that causes muscles to become irritated and inflamed. The muscles eventually start to break down and become weak.

my-ms.org/symptoms_strength.htm

For example, depending on where the spinal cord is damaged, spinal cord disorders may cause weakness only of the legs. Symptoms depend on which muscles are ...

www.healthline.com/health/muscle-weakness

Potential causes of muscle weakness · stroke · herniated disc · chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) · hypotonia, a lack of muscle tone that's usually pre...