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12 Possible Causes for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Difficulty Rising from Chair, Weakness after Climbing Stairs

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    […] symptoms are noticed, such as weakness, clumsiness, a Gowers’ sign, difficulty with stair climbing, or toe walking.[] As the condition progresses, muscle weakness leads to functional difficulties (difficulty climbing stairs or rising from a chair).[] Individuals develop a waddling gait and have difficulty when rising from chairs, climbing stairs, or carrying heavy objects. They fall frequently and are unable to run.[]

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    Patients may complain of difficulty rising from their chair, combing their hair, or fastening or unhooking a bra.[] Muscle tenderness, peripheral synovitis, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome or distal tenosynovitis, as well as non-specific symptoms, such as fatigue, asthenia, malaise, low-grade[] The stiffness may be so bad that you may have difficulty turning over in bed, rising from a bed or a chair, or raising your arms above shoulder height (for example, to comb[]

  • Polymyositis

    & have to be careful on stairs & ladders (don't tell the Professors who are looking after me that I climb ladders) They know.I am very positive & determined not to let it[] Symptoms The gradual onset of weakness over weeks or months Difficulty rising from a low-seated chair or combing one’s hair Torso or “core” weakness Difficulty swallowing[] Tunnel Syndrome Diet and Nutrition Emergency Supplies Fall Prevention Fibromyalgia Fitness and Health Hearing Loss Home Health Care and Safety Industrial and Public Health[]

  • Diabetic Amyotrophy

    Affected muscle groups: Proximal muscle groups - difficulty rising from chair, climbing stairs, shaving, hair combing.[] Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common type of compression neuropathy in people with diabetes.[] He had difficulty rising from a low chair and doing a deep knee bend. His gait was normal. Tendon reflexes were absent and his toes were down going.[]

  • Dermatomyositis

    Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[] Typical complaints include difficulty rising from a low chair, walking up steps, and washing one’s hair.[] Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by pressure on the median nerve at the wrist, which causes tingling and numbness in the fingers.[]

  • Myasthenia Gravis

    […] hair a waddling walk aching muscles after using them The weakness tends to be worse in the upper body than in the legs and feet.[] […] weakness Rising from a chair Climbing stairs Brushing hair Weakness of respiratory muscles Muscle fatigue worsens throughout the day and with increased activity ![] Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common complication.[]

  • Femoral Neuropathy

    […] breech lie in utero. [ 11 ] Presentation Symptoms [ 12 ] There may be instability of the knee (often described as 'buckling') on climbing stairs.[] When femoral neuropathy occurs, weakness of the quadriceps (knee extension) or psoas (hip flexion) can result in difficulty with rising from a chair or climbing stairs, and[] More: Systematic Reviews Mononeuropathies Source: Patient Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common form of mononeuropathy.[]

  • Myopathic Carnitine Deficiency

    The patient was first seen in our department six months after the onset of weakness.[] rising from squatting position, getting up from chair •tender muscles to pressure •can progress rapidly with complications such as dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia •skin[] tunnel syndrome 2 Frequency: Clinical 50% to 60%; NCV 80% Course: Improvement after levels of circulating growth hormone reduced MRI Enlarged median nerve (Edema) in carpal[]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Patients typically have difficulty rising from a chair, climbing stairs, and walking. Increased temperatures from fever or the environment may worsen the weakness.[] The main symptom of LEMS is muscle weakness, therefore patients typically have difficulty rising from a chair, climbing stairs and walking.[] tunnel syndrome), but absent in peripheral neuropathy ALS has normal sensory studies on EMG/NCS Treatment Nonoperative currently no cure or effective treatment goals of treatment[]

  • Myopathy, Endocrine

    Elements of the history suggestive of true weakness include difficulty with climbing stairs, difficulty getting up from the toilet or from a low chair, difficulty stepping[] Symptoms may help identify involved muscle groups: Proximal muscle weakness: Difficulty rising from chairs, getting out of the bathtub, climbing stairs, and/or shaving or[] tunnel syndrome 2 Frequency: Clinical 50% to 60%; NCV 80% Course: Improvement after levels of circulating growth hormone reduced MRI Enlarged median nerve (Edema) in carpal[]