lack of strength

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The diagnosis of DM is generally based on the features of proximal muscle weakness of gradual onset, raised muscle enzymes, e.
The primary clinical phenotype of FSHD is debilitating skeletal muscle weakness and immune cell involvement in the muscle.
2) In our case, the predominant symptom was proximal muscle weakness of all four limbs, which was associated with a tingling sensation and weakness of distal muscles of the hands.
Harrison's Fund is named after seven-yearold Harrison Smith, from Surrey, who was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a genetic condition which affects the muscles, causing muscle weakness.
The primary objective of the collaboration is to advance novel therapies for diseases and medical conditions associated with muscle weakness.
Muscle weakness is common in people with all forms of inflammatory arthritis, especially with rheumatoid arthritis, and it is a high risk factor of falls in people with the conditions.
Polymyositis symptoms include muscle weakness, leading to difficulty raising the arms or getting up from a sitting or squatting position, painful, swollen joints, fatigue, difficulty swallowing if the muscles of the throat are affected, and shortness of breath if heart or chest muscles are involved.
The idiopathic inflammatory myopathies are defined by the combination of proximal muscle weakness, increased serum concentrations of enzymes derived from skeletal muscle, myopathic changes on electromyography and inflammation of the muscles (1).
A 25-year-old HIV-negative woman presented to our hospital with a 6-week history of progressive generalised muscle weakness.
Editor's Note: Research suggests muscle weakness relating to statins usually reverses when the patient stops taking the medication.
Patients typically suffer muscle weakness and wasting, become paralyzed and have problems talking, swallowing and breathing.
Bahrain has licensed the world's first oral medication for Multiple Sclerosis (MS), a nervous system disease that affects the brain and spinal cord leading to symptoms such as visual disturbances and muscle weakness.