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    1. Osteoarthritis
     Osteoarthritis is a chronic condition characterised by mechanical disrturbances due to degradation of joints. It is the most common form of arthritis, and the leading cause of chronic disability....read more »

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Results: 142 causes of Back muscle pain OR Grip Disorders OR Leg pain

    1. Achilles tendinitis
     A condition which is characterized by inflammation and tenderness located in the Achilles tendon of the leg...more »
    2. Acute intermittent porphyria
     A rare metabolic disorder characterized by a deficiency in the porphobilinogen deaminase enzyme which results in a build-up of porphyrins or its precursors in the body. Using certain drugs or eating certain foods can trigger the symptoms of the condition....more »
    3. Addison's Disease
     A rare progressive hormonal disorder characterized by insufficient production of certain hormones called adrenal corticosteroids....more »
    4. Addisonian crisis
     Severe adrenal gland complication from Addison's disease....more »
    5. Adult hypophosphatasia
     An rare inherited bone disorder due to an inborn error of metabolism characterized by a deficiency of alkaline phosphate. The condition involves the early loss of primary teeth and childhood rickets followed by a reasonable health until mid-adulthood when...more »
    6. Alcoholic, reversible acute muscular
     Muscle cramps associated with chronic alcohol abuse....more »
    7. Allergic tension-fatigue syndrome
     Variable symptoms caused by food allergy....more »
    8. Anemia
     Reduced ability of blood to carry oxygen from various possible causes....more »
    9. Antithrombin Deficiency
     Antithrombin deficiency refers the deficiency or impaired activity of a substance that inactivates enzymes involved in blood coagulation. Antithrombin prevents the blood from clotting too readily and if its activity is impaired then the blood becomes more...more »
    10. Antithrombin Deficiency, type I
     Type I Antithrombin deficiency refers the deficiency of a substance that inactivates enzymes involved in blood coagulation. Antithrombin prevents the blood from clotting too readily and if there are insufficient quantities of it then the blood becomes mor...more »
    11. Antithrombin Deficiency, type II
     Type II Antithrombin deficiency refers the malfunction of a substance that inactivates enzymes involved in blood coagulation. Antithrombin prevents the blood from clotting too readily and if it is unable to function properly then the blood becomes more pr...more »
    12. Arachnidism
     Poisoning from a spider bite....more »
    13. Arachnoiditis
     A progressive disorder where the arachnoid membrane becomes inflamed and the brain and spinal cord may also become inflamed....more »
    14. Arterial insufficiency
     When amount of blood flowing through an artery is insufficient to meet the needs of the tissue....more »
    15. Atherosclerosis
     Atherosclerosis is a syndrome affecting arterial blood vessels. It is a chronic inflammatory response in the walls of arteries, in large part due to the accumulation of macrophage white blood cells and promoted by low density (especially small particle) l...more »
    16. Axial osteosclerosis
     A rare bone abnormality involving patches of increased bone density which tend to occur in the spine, pelvis and the ball part of the hip joint....more »
    17. Bejel
     An infectious disease caused by Treponema pallidum which is similar to the organism that causes syphilis but is not sexually transmitted....more »
    18. Beriberi
     Disease due to vitamin B1 deficiency (thiamine)...more »
    19. Blount disease
     A bone developmental disorder that affects the shin bone (tibia) resulting in a progressive bow-legged appearance due to the inward facing angle of the shin bone. One or both legs may be affected....more »
    20. Bone cancer
     Malignancy that occurs in the bone...more »
    21. Bone conditions
     Conditions that affect the bones...more »
    22. Broken leg
     Fracture of a bone in the upper or lower leg...more »
    23. Bromocriptine -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Bromocriptine during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level o...more »
    24. Buerger's disease
     Buergers's disease is a recurring inflammation and thrombosis (clotting) of small and medium arteries and veins of the hands and feet...more »
    25. Camurat-Engelmann disease, type 2
     A rare syndrome characterized by a range of abnormalities including waddling gait, muscle weakness, knee and hip contractures, delayed puberty and leg pain....more »
    26. Camurati-Engelmann Disease
     A rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by diaphyseal dysplasia, muscle weakness and leg pain....more »
    27. Cardiomyopathy -- hearing loss, type t RNA lysine gene mutation
     A rare inherited disorder characterized by heart muscle disease and deafness. The deafness is inherited from the mother and is caused by a genetic defect. Patients may be asymptomatic for a number of years. The rate of progression of the disorder is varia...more »
    28. Cardiomyopathy -- hearing loss, type tRNA-LYS gene mutation
     A rare inherited condition characterized by the association of cardiomyopathy and deafness....more »
    29. Cellulitis
     Inflammation of skin or subcutaneous tissues....more »
    30. Chordoma
     Chordomas are rare tumors that arise from embryonic notochordal remnants along the length of the neuraxis at developmentally active sites. These sites are the ends of the neuraxis and the vertebral bodies....more »
    31. Claudication pain
     Pain that occurs in the legs when walking or exercising. It is usually the result of circulation problems which affects the flow of blood to the leg muscles. In severe cases, the pain may persist even when the patient is inactive....more »
    32. Compartment Syndrome
     Excessive bleeding or swelling following surgery or injury can result in increased pressure within a section of the arms, legs or buttocks. The increased pressure affects blood flow and can result in tissue death necessitating amputation, nerve damage or ...more »
    33. Congenital Antithrombin III Deficiency
     A hereditary condition resulting in a deficiency of antithrombin III which affects blood clotting...more »
    34. Cramp
     The painful spasmodic muscular contraction...more »
    35. Deep vein thrombosis
     Blood clot in vein, often in calf muscle vein in the leg....more »
    36. Dent-Friedman syndrome
     A rare form of osteoporosis that occurs in children and adolescents and no cause can be determined....more »
    37. Dienestrol -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Dienestrol (a synthetic form of Viagra) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affe...more »
    38. Disc Disorders
     Disorders that affect the discs of the spine...more »
    39. Dobriner syndrome
     An inherited metabolic disorder involving a deficiency of coproporphyrinogen oxidase. The condition is similar to but milder than intermittent porphyria and sometimes includes photosensitivity....more »
    40. Dressler (D.)syndrome
     A rare autoimmune blood disorder where erythrocytes are destroyed suddenly after exposure to cold (usually 15°C or lower)....more »
    41. Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type III
     A rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by lax joints, hyperextensible skin and mild connective tissue fragility - a mild form of the condition....more »
    42. Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, hypermobile type
     A rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by generalized joint hypermobility and smooth hyperextensible skin as well as joint pain and discolations....more »
    43. Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, hypermobility type
     A rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by hypermobile joints, hyperextensible skin and - previously known as EDS type 3....more »
    44. Endometriosis
     Misplaced uterus tissue causing scar tissue....more »
    45. Eosinophilic fasciitis
     A rare disorder where the skin on the limbs become painfully inflamed and looses it's elasticity....more »
    46. Ewing's sarcoma
     Ewing's sarcoma is a malignant round-cell tumor. It is a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in the bone or in soft tissue. The most common areas in which it occurs are the pelvis, the femur, the humerus, and the ribs....more »
    47. Felty Syndrome
     A rare complication of long-term rheumatoid arthritis which involves an enlarged spleen and blood abnormalities....more »
    48. Fractured femur
     A fracture that occurs in the femur of the leg...more »
    49. Fractures
     Fracture of a bone; also "broken bone"....more »
    50. Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome
     A rare syndrome characterized by multiple joint contractures at birth, hyperthermia and twisting of neck muscles....more »
    51. Genital herpes
     Sexually transmitted infection of the genital region....more »
    52. Glassy cell carcinoma of the cervix
     A rare type of cervical cancer....more »
    53. Gout
     Painful joints, most commonly the big toe....more »
    54. Grand-Kaine-Fulling syndrome
     A very rare syndrome characterized by disease of the retinal blood vessels and degeneration of the central nervous system....more »
    55. Growth plate injuries
     Injury to the growing ends of young bones....more »
    56. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
     A rare progressive form of ascending polyneuropathy believed to be an autoimmune response....more »
    57. Herniated disc
     A misaligned or "slipped" disc in the spine....more »
    58. Hip osteoarthritis
     A form of arthritis where the cartilage which cushions the bones in the hip joint as they move against each other, becomes progressively degraded and damaged. This causes problems such as pain, stiffness and impaired movement. Pain is not present in all c...more »
    59. Huntington's Disease
     Inherited disease causing progressive mental deterioration....more »
    60. Hypertension due to coarctation of the aorta
     Hypertension due to coarctation of the aorta is high blood pressure resulting from a birth defect where a heart blood vessel called the aorta is abnormally narrowed. The high blood pressure tends to affect mainly the upper part of the body. Babies and ver...more »
    61. Hypomagnesemia primary
     Low blood magnesium levels which is caused by the abnormal absorption and excretion of the mineral and can be caused by such things as kidney problems and intestinal malabsorption....more »
    62. Iliotibial Band Syndrome
     Knee inflammation usually from prolonged overuse...more »
    63. Inflammatory pelvic pain
     Inflammatory pelvic pain can be chr, cyclic,non cyclic, localized of generalized, or a combination. It affects women of reproductive age and older. It's important to note that sudden, severe pain with mass indicates a serious disorder such as an ectopic p...more »
    64. Intermittent Claudication
     Calf muscle pain from walking...more »
    65. Intervertebral disc disease
     Degenerative changes in the discs located between vertebrae. The severity of the disorder is variable....more »
    66. Ischemia
     Inadequate blood supply to tissues, usually caused by a problem in the blood vessel....more »
    67. Leg conditions
     Conditions that affect ones leg...more »
    68. Leg injury
     Any injury that occurs to ones legs...more »
    69. Leriche syndrome
     A rare syndrome caused by a blockage in the terminal aorta which supplies blood to the lower part of the body....more »
    70. Lymphedema hereditary type 1
     A rare inherited condition where tissue swelling (mainly involving the legs) occurs because of blockage of lymph drainage system....more »
    71. Lymphedema, hereditary
     A rare inherited condition where tissue swelling (mainly involving the legs) occurs because of blockage of lymph drainage system....more »
    72. Lymphedema, hereditary, 1B
     A rare inherited condition where tissue swelling (mainly involving the legs) occurs because of blockage of lymph drainage system....more »
    73. Lymphoedema -- cleft palate
     A rare inherited condition characterized by the association of a cleft palate and tissue swelling (mainly involving the legs) occurs because of blockage of lymph drainage system....more »
    74. Marfan syndrome
     A genetic connective tissue disorder involving a defect of chromosome 15q21.1 which affects the production of the fibrillin needed to make connective tissue....more »
    75. Mifepristone -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Mifepristone during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposu...more »
    76. Morphine withdrawal
     Symptoms that occur when Morphine use is discontinued or reduced. Morphine is a pain-killing drug. Symptoms may vary depending on the level of dependence. Symptoms are usually the most severe between 36 and 72 hours after withdrawal and symptoms tend to a...more »
    77. Muscle spasm
     A muscle spasm is a sudden, involuntary contraction of a muscle, a group of muscles, or a hollow organ, or a similarly sudden contraction of an orifice....more »
    78. Myelitis
     Spinal cord inflammation....more »
    79. Myopathy -- growth and mental retardation -- hypospadias
     A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by muscle disease, retarded growth, mental retardation and abnormally placed urethral opening....more »
    80. Nerve entrapment
     Compression of a nerve that becomes trapped in a confined space due to any cause e.g. trauma, inflammation or a disease process. This usually occurs near joints. The resulting pressure on the nerve can be very painful and if left untreated can result in d...more »
    81. Neuroectodermal tumors primitive
     A type of brain tumor that consists of small round cells and is believed to originate from primitive nerve cells in the brain. Symptoms are determined by the exact location of the tumor....more »
    82. Neuropathy -- ataxia -- retinitis pigmentosa
     A rare inherited disorder where defects in the energy producing part of cells affects the nervous system and causes symptoms such as muscle and vision problems. Severity and rang of symptoms are variable....more »
    83. Neuropathy ataxia and retinis pigmentosa
     A rare inherited disorder where defects in the energy producing part of cells affects the nervous system and causes symptoms such as muscle and vision problems. Severity and rang of symptoms are variable....more »
    84. Neuropathy, hereditary, sensory, radicular
     A rare inherited degenerative disorder of the nervous system characterized by sensory loss in limbs, pain and foot ulcers....more »
    85. Non-inflammatory pelvic pain
     Very little is known about non-inflammatory pelvic pain....more »
    86. OHSS
     Excessive stimulation of the ovaries that usually occurs as a complication of in vitro fertilization but may also occur spontaneously. The degree of excessive ovarian stimulation may vary from mild to severe....more »
    87. Olanzapine -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Olanzapine during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure...more »
    88. Opioid withdrawal
     Symptoms that occur when opioid use is discontinued or reduced. Symptoms may vary depending on the level of dependence. Opioids includes heroin, methadone and codeine....more »
    89. Osgood-Schlatter Disease
     Knee condition with inflammation of tendons and tissues....more »
    90. Osteoarthritis
     Osteoarthritis is a chronic condition characterised by mechanical disrturbances due to degradation of joints. It is the most common form of arthritis, and the leading cause of chronic disability....more »
    91. Osteomalacia
     A condition where the bones gradually soften and bend due to poor calcification stemming from a lack or impaired metabolism of vitamin D....more »
    92. Osteomyelitis
     A bone inflammation caused by bacteria. The inflammation usually originates in another part of the body and is transported to the bone via the blood....more »
    93. Osteoporosis -- macrocephaly -- mental retardation -- blindness
     A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, osteoporosis, blindness and a large head....more »
    94. Paget's Disease
     Breast carcinoma involving nipple and areola....more »
    95. Paralysis
     The loss of motor function due to dysfunction of the spinal cord...more »
    96. Periostitis
     Inflammation of the periosteum (outside layer) of the bone....more »
    97. Peripheral neuropathy
     Peripheral neuropathy is the term for damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system, which may be caused either by diseases of the nerve or from the side-effects of systemic illness....more »
    98. Peripheral vascular disease
     Disease of arteries supplying the legs or sometimes arms...more »
    99. Polycythemia vera
     A condition which is characterized by myeloproliferation of unknown etiology...more »
    100. Polyneuritis
     Widespared inflammation of nerves...more »
    101. Porphyria, Ala-D
     A very rare inherited disorder where involving a lack of the enzyme delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase....more »
    102. Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Medroxyprogesterone acetate
     Some evidence indicates that exposure to Medroxyprogesterone acetate has a possible link to an increased risk of developing cancer in humans. The carcinogenicity of the substance may be influenced by the duration and level of exposure....more »
    103. Postherpetic neuralgia
     A condition which is characterized by persistent burning pain and hyperesthesia along the distribution of a cutaneous nerve...more »
    104. Primary prostate cancer
     Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers among males and is the second leading cause of cancer-related death in males....more »
    105. Restless Legs Syndrome
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs....more »
    106. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 1
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 1 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    107. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 2
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 2 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    108. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 3
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 3 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    109. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 4
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 4 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    110. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 5
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 5 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    111. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 6
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 6 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    112. Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 7
     A neurological disorder where legs develop and crawling, aching skin sensation which is relived by moving the legs. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at night. Type 7 refers to an increased susceptibility to the condition which is caused by a defect in chromo...more »
    113. Restless leg syndrome
     Restless leg syndrome is a condition that is characterized by an irresistible urge to move one's body to stop uncomfortable or odd sensations. It most commonly affects the legs, but can also affect the arms or torso....more »
    114. Rickets
     A rare condition where a lack of Vitamin D results in bone disease as it is essential for the process of bone calcification....more »
    115. Rifampin -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Rifampin during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure a...more »
    116. Rot-Bernhardt syndrome
     Abnormal sensations in the outer thigh due to compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. The symptoms are often associated with pregnancy, diabetes, obesity and tight clothing. Symptoms appear to be exacerbated by walking or standing for long per...more »
    117. Sciatica
     Sciatica is a set of symptoms including pain that may be caused by general compression and/or irritation of one of five nerve roots that give rise to the sciatic nerve, or by compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve itself....more »
    118. Sciatica as seen in rheumatoid arthritis
     Neuralgia along the course of the sciatic nerve. It can also occur in chronic inflammatory disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis....more »
    119. Scurvy
     Severe disease from vitamin C deficiency...more »
    120. Spastic paraplegia 4, autosomal dominant
     A rare syndrome characterized mainly by progressive stiffness and increased reflexes in the leg muscles. The severity of the condition is very variable as is the age of onset....more »
    121. Spinal Cord Disorders
     Any condition that affects the spinal cord...more »
    122. Spinal Cord Tumor
     Cancer of the spinal cord or central nervous system....more »
    123. Spinal conditions
     Any condition that affects the spine...more »
    124. Spinal fracture
     A fracture of one or multiple bony vertebrae...more »
    125. Spinal stenosis
     Narrowing of the spinal cavity around the spinal cord....more »
    126. Spondylarthritis
     Inflammation of one or more spine joints....more »
    127. Spondylolisthesis
     A condition in which 2 or more vertebra may slide backwards or forwards on each other....more »
    128. Spondylosis
     Spinal degeneration of the discs or spinal joints...more »
    129. Sports Injuries
     Any condition that has resulted from injury to a part of the body due to participation in a sporting activity...more »
    130. St. Anthony's fire
     Very painful burning sensation in the arms and legs caused by excessive exposure to ergotamines. Ergotamines are produced by particular fungi. It is also a drug used for such things as migraine controls and to induce abortions. Ergotamines result in the c...more »
    131. Strain
     Muscle or tendon injury; compare sprain...more »
    132. Stress
     Emotional stress (sometimes refers to physical stress)...more »
    133. Stroke
     Serious brain event from bleeding or blood clots....more »
    134. Syringomyelia
     Spinal cord cysts...more »
    135. Temporal arteritis
     Inflamed head artery causing headache....more »
    136. Thalidomide -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Thalidomide during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposur...more »
    137. Thigh conditions
     Any condition that affects the thigh...more »
    138. Thigh injury
     Any injury to the thigh...more »
    139. Trochanteric bursitis
     Inflammation of the trochanteric bursa which is a pouch of synovial fluid which is located in the hip. The inflammation is most often due to overuse and excessive pressure but may also result from injury or rheumatoid arthritis....more »
    140. Tuberculosis
     Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung....more »
    141. Varicose veins
     Enlarged blue veins, usually in the legs....more »
    142. Venous Insufficiency
     A condition where the valves in the leg veins are unable to pump blood to the heart which causes blood to pool below the defective valves....more »

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