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229 Possible Causes for Abdominal Pain, Difficulty Climbing Stairs, Muscle Swelling

  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    A child with JM has great difficulty climbing stairs and just getting up from a sitting position. Walking and running become very challenging and exhausting.[] Vasculitis of the gastrointestinal tract, observed in less than 10% of JDM patients, may result in severe abdominal pain, gastrointestinal bleeding, or perforation. 42 Abdominal[] MRI can reveal subtle muscle inflammation and swelling early in the disease. Electromyography .[]

  • Dermatomyositis

    Muscle weakness may lead to difficulty climbing stairs, getting up from a sitting position or even raising the arms.[] pain, because it may suggest the presence of renal infarction.[] Definitions of dermatomyositis 1 n myositis characterized by weakness of limb and neck muscles and much muscle pain and swelling accompanied by skin rash affecting cheeks[]

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    climbing stairs, hopping, or jumping decreased motor skills Physical exam Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Similar traits to Duchenne's Distinguishing traits from Duchenne's[] A 14-year-old nonambulatory boy with DMD was brought to our emergency department with sudden onset of severe abdominal pain and distention.[] […] of the feet due to a weakening of the heart muscle Problem breathing due to a weakening of the respiratory muscles Gradual worsening of muscle weakness Progressive difficulty[]

  • Polymyositis

    Progressive muscle weakness starts in the proximal muscles (muscles closest to the trunk of the body) which eventually leads to difficulties climbing stairs, rising from a[] pain, sometimes with a hole ( perforation ) in the lining of the bowel.[] The results can show conditions such as inflammation, or swelling, of the muscle, damage to the muscle, and loss of muscle mass, or atrophy.[]

  • Whipple Disease

    Common symptoms of the disease are abdominal pain, diarrhea, painful joints, weight loss and fever.[] […] of the sac surrounding the heart heart failure a heart murmur poor vision dementia numbness insomnia muscle weakness tics trouble walking poor memory Infection with the T[] […] don’t occur as frequently but can indicate that the condition is getting worse: skin discoloration inflamed lymph nodes a chronic cough pain in the chest pericarditis , or swelling[]

  • Arthritis

    Among adults with arthritis, six million are limited in social activities, eight million have difficulty climbing stairs, and 11 million have difficulty walking short distances[] Many patients will get severe bloating, abdominal pain, and watery diarrhea.[] Rheumatic diseases include any condition that causes pain, stiffness, and swelling in joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, or bones.[]

  • Myopathy

    The condition gets worse slowly, and also leads to weakness of proximal leg muscles with difficulties climbing stairs or getting up from sitting, and weakness of the hands[] […] with swallowing, abdominal pain, bloodstained vomit, or unexplained weight loss.[] These almost always cause weakness and can cause muscle swelling and pain.[]

  • Myositis

    Symptoms Symptoms of myositis may include: trouble rising from a chair difficulty climbing stairs or lifting arms tired feeling after standing or walking trouble swallowing[] Abdominal pain, melena or hematemesis may also be present in juvenile dermatomyositis. Malignancy is associated with 15% cases of dermatomyositis.[] These almost always cause weakness and can cause muscle swelling and pain.[]

  • Heart Failure

    As a result, people with heart failure often feel weak (especially in their arms and legs), tired and have difficulty performing ordinary activities such as walking, climbing[] Since her liver transplantation, she has not complained of cardiac discomfort and abdominal pain, and her heart size has returned to normal on echocardiography.[] This helps reduce the swelling caused by fluid build-up in the tissues. Digoxin helps the heart muscles have a stronger pumping action.[]

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    Often, patients cannot get out of bed without help and notice difficulty climbing stairs.[] She had abdominal surgeries for appendicitis and abdominal trauma in her teenage, and was well until April 30 2009, when she was first at the out-patient department for pain[] Symptoms of PMR include: muscle stiffness joint pain swelling around the joints fatigue appetite loss weight loss PMR is not the same as fibromyalgia, which is not an inflammatory[]

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