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82 Possible Causes for Difficulty Climbing Stairs, Difficulty Raising Arms

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    raising arms above one's head (0.19 (0.10-0.28)) were all associated with increased functional impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Often, patients cannot get out of bed without help and notice difficulty climbing stairs.[netdoctor.co.uk] […] 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]

  • 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] 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: Clumsy movement Difficulty climbing stairs Frequently trips and falls Unable to jump or hop normally Tip toe walking Leg pain Tiring quickly with exertion[chop.edu]

  • 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] 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[ninds.nih.gov] 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]

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy

    Muscle weakness in the shoulders, upper arms, upper back, and lower legs Difficulty raising the arms or lifting objects because of muscle weakness in the shoulders and back[webmd.com] Abstract: Case report regarding a 23 year old gentleman, presented with difficulty climbing stairs, changes in posture and toe walking.[um.edu.mt] As the condition progresses, muscle weakness leads to functional difficulties (difficulty climbing stairs or rising from a chair).[orpha.net]

  • 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] Muscle weakness may lead to difficulty climbing stairs, getting up from a sitting position or even raising the arms.[news-medical.net] The condition usually affects muscles in the thighs, upper arms, neck, and shoulders. A common sign is difficulty raising the arms.[nyulangone.org]

  • Muscular Dystrophy-Dystroglycanopathy Type C3

    Shoulder and arm weakness can lead to difficulties in raising the arms over the head and in lifting objects.[lgmd2i.com] LGMD1 patients may need to use walking aids, can have difficulties climbing stairs and lose the ability to walk.[mdfgauteng.org] Weak shoulder muscles can make it difficult to raise arms above the head, hold the arms outstretched, or carry heavy objects.[mda.org.au]

  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2B

    Weak shoulder muscles can make it difficult to raise arms above the head, hold the arms outstretched, or carry heavy objects.[mda.org.au] Age at onset ranged from 15 to 25 years with difficulty in climbing stairs, fatigue, weakness, and markedly elevated serum creatine kinase.[checkorphan.org] LGMD1 patients may need to use walking aids, can have difficulties climbing stairs and lose the ability to walk.[mdfgauteng.org]

  • Muscular Dystrophy-Dystroglycanopathy Type C5

    Weak shoulder muscles can make it difficult to raise arms above the head, hold the arms outstretched, or carry heavy objects.[mda.org.au] climbing stairs Difficulty walking up stairs 0003551 Difficulty running 0009046 Dilated cardiomyopathy Stretched and thinned heart muscle 0001644 Frequent falls 0002359 Motor[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] climbing stairs and walking.[rarediseases.org]

  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 1E

    He had difficulty in climbing stairs, running, getting up from squatting position, and raising arms above the head. There was thinning of shoulders, arms and thighs.[jcdr.net] LGMD1 patients may need to use walking aids, can have difficulties climbing stairs and lose the ability to walk.[mdfgauteng.org] Weak shoulder muscles can make it difficult to raise arms above the head, hold the arms outstretched, or carry heavy objects.[mda.org.au]

  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy

    The person may experience muscle weakness in their shoulders that makes it difficult to raise their arms above their head, hold their arms outstretched, or carry objects which[disabled-world.com] climbing stairs or getting up from chairs.[sharecare.com] Examples of this include trouble standing from a sitting position without using the arms, or difficulty climbing stairs.[nlm.nih.gov]

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