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What causes stiffness and weakness in the joints?

twitching shaking muscles that started one year ago in one muscle lasted mainly for a few months, now in the last few months have spread to most muscles along with weekness in hands and feet lots of eye movements from side to side extreme tiredness most of the time joint stiffness difficulty getting up from chairs, pain and weeknes in joints thirst needing to drink lots and pass urine a lot light headed dizzy spells which last for 15 minutes to half an hour which now have got a lot worse along with shaking of the body and muscle stiffness and a strange fear sensation that races through my body up to my head along with fast breathing and face muscle twitching feels like a seizure,have now had 5 in the last two weeks swelled back of neck which gets worse when having dizzy spells along with some head pain,plus tightness in back of head sharp pains which come from no where and a burning sensation on skin which has happend a few times
Tue, 31 Mar 2015
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Dear Sir/Madam,
Thanks for seeking help on your issue; I have gone through your symptoms, and in my opinion, your symptoms are a serious concern, they seem to indicate that your body needs help, you will need a thorough investigations to ascertain your diagnosis, because such symptoms can occur from systemic illness, lupus, or other inflammatory arthritis.
you will need primary physician consultation.
I hope I have been able to provide you with a satisfactory solution, if you want to clear any doubts about my opinion, feel free to contact.
Any medication prescribed needs to be taken after consultation with your personal doctor only.
Thanks
Dr. Narender Saini
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What causes stiffness and weakness in the joints?

Dear Sir/Madam, Thanks for seeking help on your issue; I have gone through your symptoms, and in my opinion, your symptoms are a serious concern, they seem to indicate that your body needs help, you will need a thorough investigations to ascertain your diagnosis, because such symptoms can occur from systemic illness, lupus, or other inflammatory arthritis. you will need primary physician consultation. I hope I have been able to provide you with a satisfactory solution, if you want to clear any doubts about my opinion, feel free to contact. Any medication prescribed needs to be taken after consultation with your personal doctor only. Thanks Dr. Narender Saini