Neuromuscular disease

What is Neuromuscular disease?

Neuromuscular disease is a very broad term that encompasses many diseases and ailments that impair the functioning of the muscles, either directly, being pathologies of the muscle, or indirectly, being pathologies of nerves or neuromuscular junctions.

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I have cervical degenerative arthritis and about a year ago developed pectoral and upper extremity, at rest, fasciculations. I have also recently...

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Other neuromuscular disease should be assessed.

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Hi, I had gone through your question and understand your concerns....

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For over a year I've had episodes where my joints/muscles hurt, feel stiff and weak. It lasts a few days, goes away and returns a few weeks later....

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You may be having seronegative arthritis

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Hello, I have studied your case. Pain and stiffness in all joints without...

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my ck level is high (262) -- how do I reduce it
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Increased CK is predominantly used to diagnose neuromuscular diseases and acute myocardial infarction....

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