Steroid myopathy

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Can steroid myopathy weaken the oesophageal opening in the diaphragm and lead to hiatus hernia...

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Thanks for the query.

Steroid myopathy of the diaphragm leading to hiatus hernia has so far not been reported in literature. Also steroid...

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Hi, 2 years ago I was given SOluMedrol 40 mg iv 4 x. I had very bad reaction to it, worst one was prominent weakness with occasional bouts of...

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The muscle weakness that you are having now is not likely to be related to steroids you took 2 years ago. It...

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My husband had a brain tumor . He was given steroids. He also has COPD and takes Advair ,Spriva and Albuterol. He developed steroidal myopathy. He...

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Unfortunately as you described the symptoms the origin seems to be brain itself
In my opinion it would be better to schedule a brain CT scan...

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