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3,836 Possible Causes for Apnea, Lip Smacking, Occipital Intermittent Rhythmic Delta Activity

  • Epilepsy

    […] 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] […] identified in a 5-year-old boy with developmental delay associated with Rett-like features including stereotypic hand movements and respiratory abnormalities with episode of apnea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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

    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] But there is mental illness in my family as well as sleep apnea. I took Dilantin, then Phenytoin, then Tegretol for my seizures.[epilepsy.com] Some conditions can make epilepsy worse, eg: Obstructive Sleep Apnea, strokes, head traumas, alcohol and recreational drug use.[epilepsynyc.com]

    Missing: Occipital Intermittent Rhythmic Delta Activity
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy

    Occipital intermittent rhythmic delta activity (OIRDA) may be seen. Caution . Generalized slowing is not seen. Caution.[medlink.com] smacking.[orpha.net] Also include anything your child did during the seizure, such as lip-smacking. Bring the diary with you to follow-up visits with healthcare providers.[drugs.com]

    Missing: Apnea
  • Status Epilepticus

    Breathing: Hypoxemia may result from respiratory depression/apnea, aspiration, airway obstruction, and neurogenic pulmonary edema [41]. • All children with SE should have[indianpediatrics.net] (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] Complex partial (focal) seizures During a complex partial seizure, you lose your sense of awareness and make random body movements, such as: smacking your lips rubbing your[nhs.uk]

    Missing: Occipital Intermittent Rhythmic Delta Activity
  • Focal Onset Impaired Awareness Seizure

    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] The seizure may include involuntary movements called automatisms, such as lip-smacking, chewing, hand wringing, picking, and swallowing.[healthlinkbc.ca]

    Missing: Occipital Intermittent Rhythmic Delta Activity
  • Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy

    smacking, eye fluttering or head nodding are common No postictal phase Atypical absence seizure : more gradual onset and ending, duration of 30 seconds.[amboss.com] Other characteristic EEG features include polyspikes, polyspike-wave discharges, occipital intermittent rhythmic delta activity, and photoparoxysmal response.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] You may also do the same movements over and over, like smacking your lips.[webmd.com]

    Missing: Apnea
  • Bruxism

    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] This can include snoring or obstructive sleep apnea. When you have sleep apnea, you pause during breathing.[belmarrahealth.com]

    Missing: Occipital Intermittent Rhythmic Delta Activity
  • Encephalopathy

    Individuals suffering from encephalopathy may also develop respiratory abnormalities such as apneustic respirations, Cheyne-Stokes respiration and post–hypercapnic apnea.[symptoma.com] […] severe infection), and respiratory abnormalities such as Cheyne-Stokes respiration (cyclic waxing and waning of tidal volume), apneustic respirations and post-hypercapnic apnea[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Lip Smacking
  • Stroke

    Jäkälä, Juha Töyräs, Sami Myllymaa, Esa Mervaala, Katja Myllymaa ERJ Open Research 2017 3: P79; DOI: 10.1183/23120541.sleepandbreathing-2017.P79 Abstract Obstructive sleep apnea[openres.ersjournals.com] ), occipital intermittent rhythmic delta activity (OIRDA) and temporal intermittent rhythmic delta activity (TIRDA) ( Fig 3 ).[scielo.br] Those kinds of episodes can be accompanied by behavior that looks intentional but is not (such as lip smacking, picking at clothes, etc.).[urmc.rochester.edu]

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