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2,363 Possible Causes for Chvostek Sign, Muscle Twitch, Retrosternal Chest Pain

  • Acute Hyperventilation

    Chvostek's sign is also due to hypocalcaemia. Flick behind the ear, just in front of the mastoid bone where the facial nerve emerges.[patient.info] Acute secondary hypocalcemia can result in carpopedal spasm, muscle twitching, a prolonged QT interval, and positive Chvostek and Trousseau signs.[emedicine.medscape.com] , twitching and cramps, tension and panicky feelings, depression and anxiety.[familydoctor.co.nz]

  • Psychogenic Hyperventilation

    Chvostek's sign is also due to hypocalcaemia. Flick behind the ear, just in front of the mastoid bone where the facial nerve emerges.[patient.info] twitching.[emedicinehealth.com] Chvostek’s sign is twitching of facial muscles in response to tapping over the area of the facial nerve Trousseau’s sign is carpopedal spasm that results from ischemia, such[slideshare.net]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    twitches.[anxietynetwork.com] […] include anxiety, high levels of fear, nervousness, automatic negative emotional cycles, racing heart, blushing, excessive sweating, dry throat and mouth, trembling, and muscle[socialphobia.org] Aches, pains and tension in the muscles. Headaches. Twitching or trembling... Read More Related Questions & Answers Hello, I’m 24 and living in Europe.[mentalhelp.net]

  • Cholinergic Crisis

    There is muscle twitching and paralysis, sweating, salivation and pallor and the pupils are very small. These are the effects of military ‘nerve gases’.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Their activation leads to their twitching 3 . - Nicotinic Ach-receptors are expressed on the skeletal muscles of the diaphragm and their activation mediates the process of[brainprotips.com] […] signs: tachycardia, tachypnea, high blood pressure – Cyanosis, restlessness – Increased secretions – Bowel and urinary incontinence Cholinergic Crisis – Hypotension – Facial muscle[rnspeak.com]

  • Hyperventilation

    Chvostek's sign is also due to hypocalcaemia. Flick behind the ear, just in front of the mastoid bone where the facial nerve emerges.[patient.info] twitching or cramps If you experience any of these symptoms – or even if you don't – you might want to check your breathing rate.[overcomingyouranxiety.net] , twitching and cramps, tension and panicky feelings, depression and anxiety.[healthnavigator.org.nz]

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  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    […] mass muscle twitching and cramps easy bruising and bleeding blood in your stools hiccups excessive thirst decreased interest in sex impotence insomnia sleep apnea You may[healthline.com] twitching or cramps Breath odor Easy bruising, or blood in the stool Excessive thirst Frequent hiccups Problems with sexual function Menstrual periods stop (amenorrhea) Shortness[ufhealth.org] […] to your skin, called uremic frost drowsiness mental cloudiness numbness in your hands and feet restless leg syndrome brittle hair and nails itching weight loss a loss of muscle[healthline.com]

    Missing: Retrosternal Chest Pain
  • Acute Renal Failure

    twitching or muscle cramps Itchy skin, or your breath or body smells like urine Behavior changes, confusion, disorientation, or seizures How is AKI diagnosed?[drugs.com] twitching Seizures or coma (in severe cases) Stomach and back pain Fever Rash Nosebleed Causes of Acute Kidney Failure There are three main reasons your kidneys fail all[m.webmd.com] […] have any of the following: Decrease in the amount of urine or no urination Swelling in your arms, legs, or feet Weakness, drowsiness, or no appetite Nausea, flank pain, muscle[drugs.com]

    Missing: Retrosternal Chest Pain
  • Hypocalcemia

    Manifestations include hyperactive deep tendon reflexes, chvostek's sign, muscle and abdominal cramps, and carpopedal spasm.[icd9data.com] Symptoms may include: Irritability Muscle twitches Jitteriness Tremors Poor feeding Lethargy Seizures The symptoms of hypocalcemia may resemble other conditions or medical[chop.edu] His examination demonstrated a slight resting tremor, normal strength, and negative Chvostek sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Retrosternal Chest Pain
  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism

    Signs can include paresthesias, tetany, cramps, and even seizures. Moreover, the physical exam is notable for findings such as Chvostek sign and Trousseau sign.[symptoma.com] Symptoms are related to a low level of calcium and include: Cataracts Dental problems Numbness Seizures Tetany (a collection of symptoms including muscle twitches and hand[nlm.nih.gov] sign contraction of facial muscles with percussion of the facial nerve C ontraction of C heek C hvostek Trousseau sign carpal spasm with occlusion of brachial artery with[medbullets.com]

    Missing: Retrosternal Chest Pain
  • Hypokalemia

    sign ipsilateral facial muscle contraction caused by tapping the facial nerve Trousseau sign carpopedal spasms by inflating the sphygmomanometer above systolic blood pressure[step2.medbullets.com] […] deficiency may produce muscular weakness and lead to paralysis and respiratory failure; muscular malfunction may result in hypoventilation, paralytic ileus, hypotension, muscle[icd9data.com] Muscular malfunction may result in paralysis of the bowel, low blood pressure, muscle twitches and mineral deficiencies (tetany).[rarediseases.org]

    Missing: Retrosternal Chest Pain

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