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166 Possible Causes for Dystonia, Facial Grimacing, Seizure

  • Wilson Disease

    His WD was in a state of remission when he developed the seizure disorder. On endoscopic cyst fenestration, he was relieved of the seizure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors diagnosed acute focal dystonia induced by clomipramine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with epileptic seizures were provided with seizure control medication (levetiracetam). Tremor did not need treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Athetoid Cerebral Palsy

    Seizures are uncommon, and intellect is preserved in many patients.[birthinjurysafety.org] […] foot, known as focal dystonia.[birthinjuryguide.org] […] in muscle tone. [3] Coordinated activities such as reaching and grasping may also be challenging. [3] Muscles of the face and tongue can be affected, causing involuntary facial[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    KEYWORDS: Anti-NMDA-R encephalitis; Dynamical causal modelling (DCM); EEG; Seizures[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] patients or 18 years old, 87.5% presented with behavioral or personality change, sometimes associated with seizures and frequent sleep dysfunction; 9.5% with dyskinesias or dystonia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Examination on the day of admission revealed an awake, alert, and interactive male with focal speech production difficulties, asymmetric facial grimace, hyperactive deep tendon[dx.doi.org]

  • Paroxysmal Non-Kinesigenic Dyskinesia

    Some individuals may experience both PKD and seizures while others exhibit PKD or seizures only.[genedx.com] One hundred years have passed since the first clinical descriptions of dystonia cases appeared in the literature.[books.google.de] There was no axial muscle involvement, nor any oromandibular dystonia or facial grimacing.[neurologyindia.com]

  • Huntington's Disease

    We diagnosed psychogenic non-epileptic seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chorea and dystonia are features that may be troublesome to some patients and may potentially prove unresponsive to pharmacological treatments.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] grimaces.[patient.info]

  • Orofacial Dyskinesia

    Orofacial dyskinesia (video on the Neurology Web site at www.neurology.org ), oral mutilation, and feeding dystonia are typical of chorea-acanthocytosis. 1 Generalized seizures[neurology.org] Oromandibular dystonia (OMD) is perhaps the most common of these and includes jaw opening, jaw closing, and jaw deviation dystonia.[link.springer.com] On day 4 of treatment, she experienced involuntary, rhythmic facial grimacing accompanied by periodic cervical muscular contractures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Facial Spasm

    Seizures are basically the brain misfiring, so there isn't a consistent way they manifest.[parenting.stackexchange.com] Dystonia Dr. Kumar has been designated a Dystonia Doctor of Excellence by the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation.[movementdisorderscenter.org] While this prevents the facial grimacing seen in HFS, it also prevents normal facial movement at the sites of injection.[blepharospasm.org]

  • Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

    The patient presented with a slowly progressive illness with seizures, extrapyramidal symptoms, cerebellar ataxia, dementia, spasticity, myoclonic movements and a severe demyelinating[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Generalized dystonia is one of the most disabling movement disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] grimacing painful muscle spasms HSD is a genetic disease.[healthline.com]

  • Meige Syndrome

    There are chapters on epileptic seizures that do not look like typical epileptic seizures, and conversely, apparent epileptic seizures that are not.[books.google.de] Segmental craniocervical dystonia is characterized by blephalospasm and oromandibular dystonia and is also called Meige syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms related to the jaw can be: Facial grimacing Frowning Thrusting of the chin Displaced jaw Pain in the jaw Headaches Spasms can also occur in the tongue, throat[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Rolandic Epilepsy

    Therapy is often unnecessary and seizures spontaneously end at puberty.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Guerrini R, Bonanni P, Nardocci N et al : Autosomal recessive Rolandic epilepsy with paroxysmal exercise-induced dystonia and writer's cramp: delineation of the syndrome and[doi.org] In both children, the seizure frequency decreased with increasing age.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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