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1,826 Possible Causes for Complete Blood Count Abnormal, Difficulty Raising Arms, Weakness after Climbing Stairs

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    blood count, measurement of inflammatory markers, blood chemistries, urinalysis, and chest radiography, along with any test needed based on symptoms. 42 TEMPORAL ARTERY BIOPSY[aafp.org] raising arms above one's head (0.19 (0.10-0.28)) were all associated with increased functional impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] that worsens after resting – for example, symptoms may be most severe when getting up in the morning fatigue (or tiredness) difficulty sleeping difficulty raising arms above[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Polymyositis

    SYMPTOMS Proximal muscle weakness of both upper and lower limbs causes Difficulty in raising arms,lifting objects and combing hairs Difficulty in climbing and descending[de.slideshare.net] & 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[steadyhealth.com] The disease develops gradually over a period of 3 to 6 months with a variable impact on physical capacities: difficulty lifting objects, raising arms, kneeling, and climbing[orpha.net]

  • Graves Disease

    Background The association of hyperthyroidism with renal disease is very rare and the importance of timely clinical recognition cannot be overemphasized. Case presentation An 11-year-old girl presented with gastrointestinal symptoms while hypertension, edema and abdominal pain were noticed on clinical examination.[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Temporal Arteritis

    Temporal arteritis is a form of systemic vasculitis that involves branches of the carotid artery. Clinical features are headache, visual loss, ophthalmoplegia, jaw claudication, temporal headache, with tenderness and thickening on the affected temporal artery. We present 3 cases of tongue necrosis due to this[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cushing's Disease

    blood count, computed tomography scan, ultrasound, and angiogram Primary nursing diagnosis Diagnosis Fluid volume excess related to abnormal retention of sodium and water[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] ; see explanation Elevated with high cortisol levels if ACTH-producing tumor; decreased with high cortisol levels if adrenal adenoma or carcinoma is present Other Tests: Complete[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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  • Whipple Disease

    Article Navigation 1 Université de la Méditerranée, Unité des Rickettsies, URMITE CNRS-IRD UMR 6236, Faculté de Médecine, 27 Bd Jean Moulin, 13385 Marseille cedex 05, France 2 Pôle de Maladies Infectieuses, Marseille, France Search for other works by this author on: Jean-Christophe Lagier 1 Université de la[…][jac.oxfordjournals.org]

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  • Dermatomyositis

    Symptoms The muscle weakness may appear suddenly or develop slowly over weeks or months. may have difficulty raising arms over head, rising from a sitting position, and climbing[slideshare.net] Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[arthritis.org] The condition usually affects muscles in the thighs, upper arms, neck, and shoulders. A common sign is difficulty raising the arms.[nyulangone.org]

  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    Patients may have difficulty raising their arms above their shoulders, climbing steps, or rising from a sitting position.[merckmanuals.com] Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[arthritis.org] Neck weakness may cause difficulty raising the head while recumbent.[rheumaknowledgy.com]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    blood count, computed tomography scan, ultrasound, and angiogram Primary nursing diagnosis Diagnosis Fluid volume excess related to abnormal retention of sodium and water[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Because of progressive proximal muscle weakness, patients may have difficulty climbing stairs, getting out of a low chair, and raising their arms.[emedicine.medscape.com] ; see explanation Elevated with high cortisol levels if ACTH-producing tumor; decreased with high cortisol levels if adrenal adenoma or carcinoma is present Other Tests: Complete[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    ; Shoulder blades that “wing” out; Difficulty raising arm above shoulder height; Foot drop (foot dorsiflexion weakness); Weak lower abdominal muscles, “pregnant” belly; Loss[fshsociety.org] The person has difficulty raising the arms because of shoulder and arm muscle weakness. Weakness of the lower legs is possible as the disorder gets worse.[web.archive.org] The first symptom may be difficulty in raising the arms.[britannica.com]

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