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25 Possible Causes for Fatigue, Malaise, Weakness after Climbing Stairs

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    Associated symptoms include low-grade fever, malaise, fatigue, low mood, poor appetite, and weight loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] triple immunosuppressive therapy (which includes tacrolimus, mycophenolate mofetil, and prednisone) for a renal transplant that she had received 10 years ago presented with malaise[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fatigue and lack of appetite (possibly leading to weight loss) are also indicative of polymyalgia rheumatica. Anemia An overall feeling of illness or flu-like symptoms.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Temporal Arteritis

    Accompanying neck pain was present, together with continuous lethargy and fatigue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient was a 48-year-old male who presented with a 2-week history of fever, diffuse abdominal pain, and malaise.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract We describe a 70-year-old woman with a 2-month history of a numb chin and gradually increasing bilateral headache and malaise.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Polymyositis

    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] […] difficulty climbing stairs, getting up from a chair, or lifting above the shoulder Joint pain or muscle tenderness Difficulty swallowing Shortness of breath Fatigue General malaise[tuh.templehealth.org] There is systemic upset with fever, arthralgia, malaise and weight loss. It can resemble scleroderma with Raynaud's phenomenon and dysphagia.[patient.info]

  • Whipple Disease

    Abstract A 72-year-old man presented with a 6-month history of dysphagia, fatigue, 60-lb weight loss, and central nervous system (CNS) deficits.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Initial features are non-specific with arthralgia, fever, malaise, cough and pleuritic chest pain.[gpnotebook.co.uk] His recent symptoms included persistent fatigue, weight loss, fever, and arthralgias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] Three weeks before admission, she went to a local hospital because of general malaise and was diagnosed with Graves disease.[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]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    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] Patients can also experience: Episodes of “malaise” or “burning pain” in muscles; Severe pain from changes in posture and muscle strain; Chronic fatigue; Breathing problems[fshsociety.org] […] the arms, neck, and other areas is not as severe as in the lower body Other symptoms may include: Breathing problems Cognitive problems (these do not get worse over time) Fatigue[medlineplus.gov]

  • Dermatomyositis

    […] can include: Cardiac manifestations (Cardiac arrhythmia, dilated cardiomyopathy) Contracture of joints Dysphagia Gastrointestinal ulcers and infections Arthralgia Fever Malaise[symptoma.com] 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] Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[arthritis.org]

  • Childhood Dermatomyositis

    Abstract A 62-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with malaise, lethargy and proximal muscle weakness. She had a similar presentation in childhood.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] Running, climbing stairs, sitting from a lying position or standing from a seated position may become difficult.[arthritis.org]

  • Steroid Myopathy

    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] Many patients also experience fever, general discomfort (malaise), and loss of appetite.[healthcommunities.com]

  • West Nile Encephalitis

    Many recover quickly but may experience prolonged malaise. Also called West Nile fever.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] A deep cough, fever, night sweats, fatigue, and eventually weight loss characterize an active TB infection.[navicenthealth.org] The patients’ symptoms included headache, altered mental status, dysphasia, fever, neck stiffness, malaise, arthralgias, and macular skin rash.[ajnr.org]

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