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61 Possible Causes for Electromyogram Abnormal, No Muscle Weakness, Unable to Stand

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    […] or stand without help.[healthline.com] It causes progressive weakness in muscles of the face, arms, legs, and around the shoulders and chest.[ninds.nih.gov] From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search myopathy characterized by progressive skeletal muscle weakness degeneration edit English muscular dystrophy myopathy characterized[wikidata.org]

  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    This can result in trouble standing-up. Most are unable to walk by the age of twelve. Affected muscles may look larger due to increased fat content.[dbpedia.org] Muscle weakness Other names Myasthenia Specialty Neurology Muscle weakness is a lack of muscle strength.[en.wikipedia.org] Children with Duchenne may be slower to sit, stand or walk. Most are unable to run and jump properly due to weakness in the core muscles of the body.[duchenne.com]

  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy

    They are usually unable to stand without using their own body to steady themselves and, as such, present with Gower’s sign (where patients use their own hands to push off[lecturio.com] However, most patients in the current family showed distal as well as proximal limb weakness rather than weakness of toe and finger flexor muscles that were typical features[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition to proximal muscle weakness, there may or may not be: Distal muscle weakness. Muscle hypertrophy. Contractures.[patient.info]

  • Polymyositis

    An electromyogram showed abnormal nerve conduction with evidence of active denervation of most of the muscles tested.[nature.com] Some cases of polymyositis have manifestations of muscle weakness in the orbital muscles. Rare cases also have weaknesses in facial and bulbar muscles.[symptoma.com] electromyogram, and the presence of an inflammatory infiltrate in muscle biopsy. 3 A muscle biopsy is preferred to confirm diagnosis and to exclude other causes of muscle[ard.bmj.com]

  • Dermatomyositis

    (EMG) which can demonstrate abnormal electrical activity in muscles and help distinguish weakness due to muscle disease from weakness due to nerve problems A nerve conduction[mda.org.au] Symptoms may include: Muscle weakness, stiffness, or soreness Problems swallowing Purple color to the upper eyelids Purple-red skin rash Shortness of breath The muscle weakness[nlm.nih.gov] […] are usually normal or show only minimal abnormalities.[thedoctorsdoctor.com]

  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    (EMG) which can demonstrate abnormal electrical activity in muscles and help distinguish weakness due to muscle disease from weakness due to nerve problems X-rays of the[mda.org.au] In a second flare in childhood, she developed proximal muscle weakness and calcinosis cutis. A muscle biopsy was consistent with juvenile dermatomyositis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] weakness and raised muscle enzymes in any proposed diagnostic criteria.[doi.org]

  • Muscular Atrophy

    […] to stand or walk.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An EMG can detect abnormal electrical muscle activity due to diseases and neuromuscular conditions.[stanfordchildrens.org] Limb girdle weakness, twitching, lack of reflexes, and weakness of tongue, face, and neck muscles are seen.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    Unable to stand 2 years SMA 3 Kugelberg-Welander disease 18 months-3 years Able to stand and walk Adult SMA 4 Adult Able to stand and walk Adult SMA muscle SMA.[neuropathology-web.org] […] wasting and weakness, absent reflexes, loss of weight and muscle twitching.[mndnsw.asn.au] Over time, the patient will lose the use of their muscles and be unable to walk, stand or sit without assistance. Eventually, they’ll need help eating and breathing.[alsnewstoday.com]

  • Progressive Muscular Atrophy

    Unable to stand 2 years SMA 3 Kugelberg-Welander disease 18 months-3 years Able to stand and walk Adult SMA 4 Adult Able to stand and walk Adult SMA muscle SMA.[neuropathology-web.org] She developed muscle weakness of the distal part of the left lower extremity at age 42, followed by muscle weakness and atrophy of the right lower extremity and upper extremities[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Children may be able to sit but are unable to stand or walk unaided, and may have respiratory difficulties. The progression of disease is variable.[web.archive.org]

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy

    A child with Duchenne MD may: have difficulty walking, running or jumping have difficulty standing up learn to speak later than usual be unable to climb the stairs without[nhs.uk] […] changes in the structure of the muscle cells Tests that stain the muscle sample can be used to visualize any muscle proteins present Electromyogram (EMG): Another diagnostic[dovemed.com] Later symptoms Muscle weakness: Affects the proximal muscles of the limbs mainly.[patient.info]

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