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Effects of Functional weakness

Effects of Functional weakness

The presentation of people with functional weakness will vary however symptoms may include the following:

  • Weakness affecting part of or the whole body
  • Fatigue
  • Mobility problems e.g. dragging the leg
  • Sudden collapse of a limb
  • Reduced exercise tolerance and activity

Other functional symptoms which may be present include:

  • Visual problems
  • Speech problems
  • Headaches
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Bladder or bowel problems
  • Dizziness
  • Fainting
  • Altered sensation
  • Sleep disturbance

We understand that the effects of functional weakness can have an enormous impact on your life and can cause problems with even the simplest activities. Our team of physiotherapists can help to improve your physical abilities to maximise your independence and recovery.

Functional weakness

To book an assessment or for more information please email call 0161 883 0066 .