Joint Pain, Muscle Cramps Or Spasms (Painful) And Stiffness Or Decreased Movement

Reviewed on 10/15/2020

Several types of musculoskeletal conditions can cause this group of symptoms. These include arthritis conditions as well as injuries, muscle strain, and polymyalgia rheumatica. Unlike injuries, arthritis conditions tend to cause symptoms that persist over time. If you are worried about your symptoms, contact your doctor for advice.

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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