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52 Possible Causes for Apnea, Lip Smacking, Sleep Deprivation

  • Generalized Motor Seizure

    EEG abnormality is enhanced by sleep deprivation and in sleep. Generalized spike-and-wave often becomes fragmented with sleep deprivation or in sleep.[] 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[] But there is mental illness in my family as well as sleep apnea. I took Dilantin, then Phenytoin, then Tegretol for my seizures.[]

  • Epilepsy

    And even stress, missing meals, or sleep deprivation can bring on seizures in some individuals.[] […] 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[] Co-morbid sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome, and the parasomnias, occur frequently in people with epilepsy.[]

  • Focal Onset Impaired Awareness Seizure

    Epileptiform discharges, when present, help localize the seizure focus A negative interictal EEG does not exclude a diagnosis of epilepsy If the waking EEG is negative, a sleep-deprived[] We report a 37 year-old man who had central apnea as the initial manifestation of partial complex seizures associated with oxygen desaturation.[] During the remainder of the attack, lip-smacking and swallowing are not uncommon.[]

  • Status Epilepticus

    Sleep deprivation, stress, and flash lights and alcohol consumption in young adults are common precipitating factors.[] (particularly when this is uncommon for the child) Features include altered mental state, confusion, unresponsiveness, abnormal (often subtle) motor movements, twitches, lip-smacking[] Breathing: Hypoxemia may result from respiratory depression/apnea, aspiration, airway obstruction, and neurogenic pulmonary edema [41]. • All children with SE should have[]

  • Tonic-Clonic Seizure

    deprivation (2.4; 1.4-4.1), low gestational age (1.9; 1.1-3.4), mild-moderate head trauma (1.8; 1.2-3.0), and low birth weight (1.6; 1.0-2.7).[] smacking, repeated swallowing or chewing A jerking movement that starts in one part of your body – usually your hand or face – and then spreads bit by bit to other parts[] Some conditions can make epilepsy worse, eg: Obstructive Sleep Apnea, strokes, head traumas, alcohol and recreational drug use.[]

  • Jacksonian Seizure

    Avoid triggers such as, sleep deprivation, alcohol, and drug abuse – can help to prevent future attacks in a person who has had a single episode of seizure.[] 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[] I have known people who sleep alot during the day to have sleep apnea and develop seizures from lack of oxygen during the night...[]

  • Absence Seizure

    This EEG should occur when the patient is sleep deprived, to include those periods of time when the patient is alternately awake and asleep.[] In infancy, some other causes of seizure-like spells include: breath-holding spells apnea gastroesophageal reflux (Sandifer’s syndrome) In later childhood: sleep disorders[] 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[]

  • Generalized Clonic or Tonic-Clonic Seizures

    Neurological and Mental State: Normal Seizure-Precipitating Factors: Sleep deprivation, fatigue, and excessive alcohol consumption.[] ., fumbling, lip smacking , chewing, swallowing) Confusion Anterograde amnesia Aphasia Fatigue , possibly short phase of coma Muscular flaccidity and muscle pain Headache[] As an infant, he experienced periods of apnea that resolved at 6 months of age. He has a history of developmental delay and ataxia.[]

  • Postictal State

    Myoclonic seizures are often brought on by sleep deprivation, stress, alcohol or menstruation. Partial onset seizures Seizures in small parts of the brain.[] smacking chewing.[] Sleep apnea in pregnancy may also cause placental hypoxia.[]

  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

    PURPOSE: Sleep deprivation (SD) increases the occurrence of interictal epileptiform discharges (IED) compared to basal EEG in temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE).[] Motor or movement disturbances (called automatisms) may include the following: Rhythmic muscle contractions on one side of the body or face Abnormal mouth behaviors (lip smacking[] Highlights Photo Credit Gracia Lam Personal Health Sleep Apnea Can Have Deadly Consequences The condition is on the rise because the most frequent cause is obesity, which[]

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