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Tender muscles and Upper arm symptoms
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Tender muscles and Upper arm symptoms

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    1. Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease
     A rare disease where inflammatory granular nodules form in various organs....more »
    2. Dermatomyositis
     A muscle disease characterized by chronic muscle inflammation resulting in progressive muscle weakness and a characteristic rash....more »
    3. Hemangiopericytoma
     A slow growing tumor that develops in deep soft tissues an tends to occur mainly in the abdomen (pelvic retroperitoneum specifically), hips, shoulders, upper arms and upper legs....more »
    4. Infective myositis
     Inflammation of the skeletal muscles due to any type of infection - bacterial, viral or parasitic....more »
    5. Juvenile dermatomyositis
     A very rare autoimmune disorder where the body's own immune system attacks blood vessels and causes them to become inflamed. The condition is characterized by progressive muscle weakness and a characteristic pinkish-purple rash....more »
    6. Melioidosis
     Bacterial infection from soil or water....more »
    7. Parsonage Turner syndrome
     Inflammation of the nerves that carry signals from the spine to the shoulder, arm and hands....more »
    8. Prinzmetal's variant angina
     A rare disorder where the heart artery spasms which affects the blood flow to the heart and causes pain. The condition can occur with or without physical activity....more »
    9. Shoulder bursitis
     A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the bursa of the shoulder...more »
    10. Shoulder tendinitis
     A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the tendons of the shoulder...more »

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