Body Aches Or Pains, Chills, Muscle Weakness And Shaking Chills (Rigors)

Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2020

These are nonspecific symptoms that can be present with a wide variety of infections including influenza, tuberculosis, or endocarditis. Metabolic conditions can also sometimes produce musculoskeletal symptoms like these. Poisons or toxins are an additional possible cause. If you are experiencing symptoms that trouble you, contact your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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