Muscle stiffness, Muscle weakness, Rash: 2 Possible Causes
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What causes muscle stiffness, muscle weakness and rash? 2 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Polio

Poliomyelitis, or polio, is a highly contagious disease that is caused by a virus that attacks the body's nervous system. It is most likely to be contracted by children under five years old.

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2

Dermatomyositis

Dermatomyositis is a rare inflammatory disease. It's an inflammatory myopathy, which is a condition that occurs when your muscles become inflamed.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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