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22 Possible Causes for Atrophy of the Thigh Muscles, Fatigue, Weakness after Climbing Stairs

  • Graves Disease

    Abstract A 46 year-old female patient presented to the hospital with ongoing and progressively increasing fatigue, severe nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, constipation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She suffered from thirst and fatigue for one month. Her serum calcium (a) levels were 19.0 mg/dL, and she was diagnosed with hypercalcemic crisis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE: A 33 year-old, 8-week pregnant woman with hypothyroidism, presents with a 2-week history of palpitations, sweating, nervousness and fatigue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Steroid Myopathy

    The main complaint will be slowly developing weakness, perhaps with atrophy, in the proximal muscles of the shoulder girdle and hips and thighs worsening over weeks and months[robertbeckmd.com] Patients often have weakness and an inability to perform activities such as rising from chairs, climbing stairs, or bringing their arms over their heads.[livestrong.com] We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition. Last updated: May 12, 2019[patientslikeme.com]

  • Cushing's Disease

    Some symptoms are Upper body obesity Thin arms and legs Severe fatigue and muscle weakness High blood pressure High blood sugar Easy bruising Lab tests can show if you have[fpnotebook.com] […] skin and stretch marks Irritability Easy bruising Excess hair growth (women) Depression Red, ruddy face Weak bones Extra fat around neck Acne Round face Balding (women) Fatigue[pituitarysociety.org] Signs and symptoms include a round face, upper body obesity, fragile and thin skin, purple stretch marks in the skin, fatigue, muscle weakness, hypertension, diabetes mellitus[fpnotebook.com]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Symptoms may include: Progressive muscle weakness and wasting (atrophy) Waddling way of walking Difficulty climbing stairs Difficulty rising from lying or sitting Repeated[cedars-sinai.edu] Symptoms may include: Fatigue Learning difficulties (the IQ can be below 75) Intellectual disability (possible, but does not get worse over time) Muscle weakness: Begins in[medlineplus.gov] Pain and fatigue can be a significant factor, often under-appreciated, in limiting daily activities.[fshsociety.org]

  • Diabetic Amyotrophy

    This condition is often characterized by difficulty standing from a sitting position, sudden and severe pain in the buttocks, thigh or hip, atrophied and weak thigh muscles[diabeteshealthresource.com] Coenzyme Q10 administration was effective in relieving the symptoms in his legs, fatigue, and residual urine in his bladder.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She is a slender woman with severe muscle atrophy of right thigh.[e-arm.org]

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy

    Mild weakness of iliopsoas and quadriceps muscles and muscle atrophy of both the distal forearm and thigh were observed upon clinical examination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 9-year-old Japanese boy exhibiting excessive fatigue and high serum creatine kinase activity was examined for dystrophinopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As time goes by, there may be muscle weakness which causes difficulty with running, climbing stairs or walking long distances.[treat-nmd.eu]

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone

    Dr Eric Wood and I have created The Adrenal Fatigue Solution, a comprehensive guide to recovery from Adrenal Fatigue.[adrenalfatiguesolution.com] A little more than half the patients with fatigue had low blood levels of both renin and aldosterone.[csrf.net] So, the first thing we need to know about “adrenal fatigue” is that fatigue disorders involve much more than just the adrenal glands. Next: Learn about Adrenal Fatigue[yourhormones.com]

  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy

    Muscle MRI of the thighs and legs revealed severe atrophy of all the muscles of the thighs and legs' anterolateral compartment, in a symmetrical way.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She began to experience proximal muscle weakness of both lower limbs without obvious inducement, which markedly increased when she climbed the stairs or stood up after squatting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We review a series of different factors that may be connected in causing fatigue and atrophy, particularly considering the role of neuronal nitric oxide synthase (nNOS) and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dermatomyositis

    There can be loss of muscle bulk (atrophy). The muscles of the shoulders, upper arms, hips, thighs and neck display the most weakness in dermatomyositis.[mda.org] Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[arthritis.org] Muscle weakness versus fatigue It may be easy to confuse muscle weakness with the general feeling of tiredness and weariness caused by fatigue.[dmpmandyou.com]

  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    ., proximal muscles), such as the hips, thighs, shoulders, upper arms, and neck.[rarediseases.org] Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[arthritis.org] When a child becomes irritable, fatigued, reluctant to socialize, and the face becomes flushed easily, physicians refer to this constellation of symptoms as "misery."[en.wikipedia.org]

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