Dermatomyositis symptoms
Dermatomyositis

Symptoms could include:

  • True muscle weakness means that full effort does not produce a normal muscle contraction or movement. A voluntary muscle contraction is generated when the brain sends a signal through the spinal cord and nerves to a muscle.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Muscle weakness happens when your full effort doesn't produce a normal muscle movement. Learn when it might be a sign of a serious medical condition.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle aches, or myalgia, are extremely common. Almost everybody has experienced discomfort in their muscles at some point.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle stiffness is feeling of tension and contraction in the muscles, that may limit normal range of motion. Sometimes muscles feel stiff after periods of vigorous use, for example athletic activities, physical labor or weight lifting.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:December 31, 2007
  • Muscle stiffness is when your muscles feel tight and you find it more difficult to move than usual, especially after rest. You may also have muscle pains, cramping, and discomfort.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Dermatitis is a general term for skin inflammation. The skin will typically appear dry, swollen, and red. The condition can have many causes, but it's not contagious. Dermatitis can be uncomfortable for some. How itchy your skin may feel can range...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Joints are the parts of your body where your bones meet. Joints allow the bones of your skeleton to move.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Breathing difficulty is a broad term that is used to describe discomfort when breathing, and the feeling that you cannot draw a breath. This can develop gradually, or your breathing may suddenly become more laboured. In either case, medical attent...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pulmonary fibrosis is a condition that causes lung scarring, and stiffness. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment options.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The term "breathing difficulty" describes discomfort when breathing and the feeling that you can't draw a complete breath. This can develop gradually, or you may have a sudden onset. Breathing difficulties make you feel as though you can't get eno...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle function loss occurs when your muscles don't work or move normally. Complete muscle function loss, or paralysis, is a complete loss of muscle function, in which you can't contract your muscles normally.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Paralysis is a loss of muscle function in part of your body. Learn about common symptoms, causes, and treatments for paralysis.
    Source:HLCMS
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