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115 Possible Causes for Apnea, Enuresis, Lip Smacking

  • Epilepsy

    At 14 years old, she experienced an aggravated seizure, manifesting as unconsciousness, hyperventilation, and urinary incontinence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and stop gradually rather than abruptly Last longer than 10 seconds Are more likely to cause falling May include automatisms such as blinking, eye fluttering, lip smacking[verywell.com] Co-morbid sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome, and the parasomnias, occur frequently in people with epilepsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Status Epilepticus

    […] abscess Metabolic derangements Clinical features of seizures Witnessed or unwitnessed Collateral history if possible Prodrome Loss of consciousness Convulsions Tongue biting Urinary[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] (particularly when this is uncommon for the child) Features include altered mental state, confusion, unresponsiveness, abnormal (often subtle) motor movements, twitches, lip-smacking[dontforgetthebubbles.com] Therefore, NCSE may be involved not only in prolonged post-hyperventilation apnea but also in SUDEP.[f1000research.com]

  • Absence Seizure

    Signs and symptoms of absence seizures include: Sudden stop in motion without falling Lip smacking Eyelid flutters Chewing motions Finger rubbing Small movements of both hands[mayoclinic.com] In infancy, some other causes of seizure-like spells include: breath-holding spells apnea gastroesophageal reflux (Sandifer’s syndrome) In later childhood: sleep disorders[thebarrow.org] However, automatic movements, avoidance of eye contact and lip smacking are all common in children with autism. Keep a seizure diary of suspected absence seizures.[livestrong.com]

  • Generalized Motor Seizure

    The clonic phase features rhythmic flexor contractions of the trunk and limbs, pupillary dilation, elevations of blood pressure and pulse, urinary incontinence, and tongue[fpnotebook.com] Movements of hands, like wringing, playing with buttons or objects in hands, waving Non-purposeful movements, called automatisms, involve the face, arms or legs, such as lip[epilepsytalk.com] The final chapter deals with the application of nasal continuous positive airway pressure for the treatment of obstructive apnea in adults.[books.google.ro]

  • Bruxism

    The interesting finding here was its association with nocturnal enuresis (NE)/bedwetting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Puckering, smacking and licking of the lips. Side-to-side motion of the jaw. Withdrawal of neuroleptic medications or other offending agent. Pharmacologic treatment.[pocketdentistry.com] […] epidemiological study of sleep bruxism and risk factors in the general population, it was found that among the associated sleep symptoms and disorders obstructive sleep apnea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Focal Onset Impaired Awareness Seizure

    There was no fecal or urinary incontinence. This was, apparently, the first episode of loss of consciousness and hallucinations in the patient.[panafrican-med-journal.com] During the remainder of the attack, lip-smacking and swallowing are not uncommon.[gpnotebook.co.uk] We report a 37 year-old man who had central apnea as the initial manifestation of partial complex seizures associated with oxygen desaturation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Focal Seizure

    Grand mal seizure – symptoms of grand mal seizures include violent body contractions, loss of consciousness, a pause in breathing, urinary incontinence, tongue or cheek biting[sleepfoundation.org] Focal impaired awareness seizures that start in the temporal lobe may include: picking up objects for no reason or fiddling with clothing chewing or lip-smacking movements[epilepsysociety.org.uk] incontinence, blindness Few minutes Scattered high voltage slow activity and high voltage sharp waves Phenytoin, phenobarbital Seizure free Case 1 Yingkun F 11 16 M Upper[ijponline.biomedcentral.com]

  • Jacksonian Seizure

    […] been reported, although rarely, in association with seizures arising from various cerebral locations. [15] Rare autonomic symptoms include perspiration, lacrimation, ictal enuresis[emedicine.medscape.com] An example of a focal ( partial ) seizure would be rhythmic muscle contractions in one area of the body: lip smacking, mouth movements , drooling, head turning, eye movements[biology-online.org] I have known people who sleep alot during the day to have sleep apnea and develop seizures from lack of oxygen during the night...[healthquestions.medhelp.org]

  • Autoimmune Encephalopathy with Parasomnia and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    […] hypersomnia excessive daytime solmnolence parasomnia abnormal movement or behavior that occurs during sleep, brought on by sleep-- sleep walking, sleep talking, bruxism, enuresis[quizlet.com] They show more prominent head segment automatisms, such as lip smacking, eye deviation, or chewing.[childneurologyfoundation.org] Diseases related to Autoimmune Encephalopathy with Parasomnia and Obstructive Sleep Apnea via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing: Graphical network[malacards.org]

  • Temporal Lobe Tumor

    incontinence, visual impairment.[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] You’ll make repetitive, uncontrollable movements such as lip smacking, swallowing, chewing, staring, or hand rubbing.[healthline.com] It has been reported that sleep apnea might be associated with epilepsy which would account for some of the misdiagnoses. [3] Causes [ edit ] An MRI image of a brain with[en.wikipedia.org]

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