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984 Possible Causes for Neck Muscle Weakness

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    , underarms, and groin) headaches sore muscles weakness larger-than-normal liver or spleen skin rash abdominal pain Mono symptoms usually go away within 2 to 4 weeks.[] The symptoms may include: a fever a sore throat swollen lymph glands in your neck and armpits a headache fatigue muscle weakness swollen tonsils night sweats Occasionally,[] […] include: being very tired fever sore throat with swollen tonsils that may have white patches loss of appetite swollen lymph nodes (commonly called glands, located in the neck[]

  • Nemaline Myopathy 2

    Symptoms - Nemaline Myopathy 2 Breathing problems Reduced muscle tone at birth Limb weakness Trunk weakness Weak face muscles Respiratory muscle weakness Weak neck muscles[] […] of the proximal limb muscles and neck muscles, resulting in difficulty running and easy fatigability.[] neck flexors.[]

  • Cap Myopathy

    , neck, and limbs.[] […] face, neck, and limbs.[] The muscle weakness, which begins at birth or during childhood, can worsen over time.[]

  • Nemaline Myopathy Type 7

    Nemaline Myopathy 2 [NEB]: Slowly progressive onset of muscle weakness, particularly involving the tone of muscles in the face, neck, upper limbs, and respiratory tract, difficulties[] Muscle weakness is usually most severe in the face, neck flexors, and the proximal limb muscles.[] Major clinical symptoms for NEM include the following 1 : Muscle weakness of face, neck and trunk and upper arms and legs (proximal muscle weakness) Hypotonia Decreased or[]

  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy due to LMNA Mutation

    Patients usually present in the first year of life with profound neck muscle weakness, dropped head, and elevated serum creatine kinase.[] […] hypertrophy Limb joint contracture Neck muscle weakness Bilateral talipes equinovarus Childhood onset Decreased fetal movement Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita Talipes[] , and weakness of the neck muscles resulting in poor head control.[]

  • Brown-Vialetto-Van Laere Syndrome

    ; Dysphagia ; External ophthalmoplegia ; Facial palsy ; Hand muscle atrophy ; Juvenile onset ; Knee clonus ; Kyphosis ; Muscular hypotonia ; Myopathic facies ; Neck muscle[] […] involving muscles of neck, shoulder, and upper arms, hands with thenar and hypothenar amyotrophy.[] neck, shoulders, and limbs.[]

  • Cervical Spondylosis

    If cervical spondylosis becomes very severe, patients may also complain of pain in the back of neck, tingling or muscle weakness in the arms or legs.[] weakness or muscle spasms; and also common symptoms such as low back pain, neck pain, headache, dizziness, sensation of pins and needles, or stiffness In later stages, spondylotic[] The pain might increase when: standing sitting sneezing coughing tilting your neck backward Another common symptom is muscle weakness .[]

  • Botulism

    By history, the most common symptoms were dysphagia (66%), proximal muscle weakness of upper and lower extremity (60%), neck flexor muscle weakness (33%), ophthalmoplegia[] This weakness may spread to the neck, arms, torso, and legs.[] Symptoms of botulism usually start with weakness of the muscles that control the eyes, face, mouth, and throat.[]

  • Autosomal Dominant Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy

    , of elbows, Achilles tendons, and post-cervical muscles (with subsequent limitation of neck flexion, but later forward flexion of the entire spine becomes limited) Slowly[] One of these patients had only asymptomatic increased serum creatine kinase activity; the other had weakness and atrophy of the neck and shoulder muscle with contractures[] Muscle weakness was slowly progressive and typically targeted to the peroneal and humeral distribution.[]

  • Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy

    Evidence of weakness and wasting of neck and limb muscles is usually noted later. Life expectancy is normal in contrast to some other forms of muscular dystrophy.[] Muscle MRI detected fatty infiltration in the posterior neck muscles and tongue.[] As the disease slowly progresses, the muscle weakness can extend into the neck and shoulders.[]

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