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795 Possible Causes for Cerebral Palsy, Muscle Twitch

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    We report an unusual tauopathy in three Japanese patients presenting with Parkinsonism and motor neuron disease (neuroimaging revealed frontotemporal cerebral atrophy in two[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: A 69-year-old man with long-standing depression and failing memory presented with muscle twitches of 8 months' duration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Results A 69-year-old man with long-standing depression and failing memory presented with muscle twitches of 8 months' duration.[jamanetwork.com]

  • Bilirubin Encephalopathy

    palsy due to bilirubin encephalopathy were examined by magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging at age 3 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other causes are certain types of drug therapy, cerebral palsy , and jaundice associated with prematurity.[britannica.com] At follow-up, 5 infants developed classic choreoathetoid cerebral palsy, 6 had spectrum of neurologic dysfunction and developmental delay (as described by the reporting physician[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Epilepsy

    The incidence of epilepsy in 323 patients with cerebral palsy (CP) was 41.8%. Almost half of the patients with spastic tetraplegia and hemiplegia had epilepsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These seizures produce muscle twitches, convulsions and loss of consciousness. People with this type of epilepsy do not remember having a seizure.[faculty.washington.edu] EAPEN , Epilepsy in children with cerebral palsy , Seizure , 12 , 2 , (110) , (2003) .[doi.org]

  • Asphyxia

    It accounts for around 6% to 8% of all cerebral palsy cases.[cerebralpalsyguidance.com] KEYWORDS: Cerebral palsy; Cognitive outcome; Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy; Neonatal encephalopathy; Newborn[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If a child has Cerebral Palsy due to asphyxia, it is highly advantageous to fully understand circumstances surrounding the cause of the child’s Cerebral Palsy, specifically[cerebralpalsy.org]

  • Paraplegia

    Paraplegia may be caused by injury to or disease of the lower spinal cord or peripheral nerves or by such brain disorders as cerebral palsy .[britannica.com] Spastic paraplegia-47 (SPG47) is an extremely rare, newly recognized genetic disorder resembling cerebral palsy.[childrenshospital.org] At Boston Children’s Hospital, we care for patients with spastic paraplegia in the Department of Neurology , the Neuromuscular Center , the Cerebral Palsy Program and the[childrenshospital.org]

  • Upper Motor Neuron Disease

    (Remember: all symptom are higher) Upper Motor Neuron Disease Examples Cerebral palsy , CVA, hydrocephalus, birth injuries, multiple sclerosis , and tumors in the brain.[howtorelief.com] Lower motor neuron disease causes weakness, loss of muscle ("atrophy") and muscle twitching ("fasciculations").[neurology.emory.edu] A novel sensor-based assessment of lower limb spasticity in children with cerebral palsy .[cambridge.org]

  • Cyclobenzaprine

    […] spinal cord disease or for pediatric cerebral palsy Elderly patients may be more prone to adverse effects and require dose/frequency reduction Use immediate release with[reference.medscape.com] twitching numbness , tingling, pain, or weakness in hands or feet pounding heartbeat problems in speaking trembling trouble sleeping unpleasant taste or other taste changes[drugs.com] . • Caution should be exercised in patients with history of overactive thyroid, heart disease, increased eye pressure, difficulty in urinating, liver problems, cerebral palsy[medindia.net]

  • Muscle Spasm

    palsy, atopic neurodermititis (chronic hardening of the skin), paraplegia, quadriplegia, cranial and spinal nerve injuries and other neurological impairments such as Tourette[medicalmarijuana.com] Rare causes of Muscle Twitching and Spasms Following causes of Muscle Twitching and Spasm which makes it necessary to meet your doctor ASAP – Muscle twitching in neck, hips[myfitfuel.in] Damage to these connections is common in CEREBRAL PALSY (spastic paralysis) or after STROKE or head injury and a spastic condition of the muscles results. muscle spasm powerful[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Stiff-Person Syndrome

    Homozygosity for a missense mutation in the 67 kDa isoform of glutamate decarboxylase in a family with autosomal recessive spastic cerebral palsy: parallels with Stiff-Person[emedicine.com] RESULTS: The patient presented with recurrent episodes of vertigo with a pure peripheral pattern and with concomitant episodes of burning muscle pain, muscle twitching, weight[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] twitches).[rarediseaseday.org]

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia

    Dystonic/dyskinetic cerebral palsy was diagnosed at the age of 3 years. At age 6 he was diagnosed with asthma based on recurrent wheezing episodes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They may also suffer from muscle twitching. They could have difficulty in balance and hand coordination. They may find it problematic to move eyes from side to side.[news-medical.net] The most common misdiagnosis was cerebral palsy (29/48 cases).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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