Muscle Pain Medical Conditions
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is a severe disease. It is potentially fatal. The disease is spread by ticks...What is Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever?
Rhabdomyolysis occurs when skeletal muscles are damaged and release myoglobin into the bloodstream...What is Rhabdomyolysis?
Post-polio syndrome (PPS) is a condition that affects Poliomyelitis survivors...What is Post-polio Syndrome?
Hepatitis A is an infection of the liver. It is caused by the hepatitis A virus. What is Hepatitis A?
Brucellosis is a rare bacterial disease that causes intermittent fevers. Brucellosis is primarily passed among animals, but people can acquire this disease from domesticated animals...What is Brucellosis?
West Nile Virus
West Nile virus is typically transmitted by mosquitoes. It first appeared in the US in 1999. It has been found most often in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe...What is West Nile Virus?
Yellow fever is a disease carried by female mosquitoes of two species ( Aedes and Haemogogus species)...What is Yellow Fever?
Dengue fever is a flu-like illness. It is caused by a virus. The infection is passed to humans through the bite of a mosquito...What is Dengue Fever?
Periodic Paralysis Syndrome
Periodic paralysis is a rare inherited condition that causes occasional episodes of severe muscle weakness...What is Periodic Paralysis Syndrome?
IgA nephropathy is a kidney disease. This condition prevents the kidneys from filtering waste. Deposits of the protein immunoglobulin A (IgA) build up inside the filters (glomeruli) within the kidneys...What is IgA Nephropathy?