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106 Possible Causes for Dystonic Posturing, Panic Attacks

  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

    Four electro-clinical characteristics (age at epilepsy onset, febrile seizures, memory dysfunction and contralateral dystonic posturing) distinguished "HS only" from "lesional[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] attacks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] posturing versive head turning Postictal phase Postictal phase is also variable, and symptoms are largely determined by the location of the ictal lesion.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    attacks, agitation, and neurological symptoms, and later with autonomic instability.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of a 15 year-old female adolescent with first-episode psychosis with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis not related to tumor, which manifested with delusion, hallucinations, panic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infantile Convulsions and Choreoathetosis

    Clearly under-recognized are hyperventilation episodes, panic attacks, and other psychogenic and psychiatric paroxysmal disorders that may simulate epileptic seizures.[books.google.com] postures of thetrunk.[docslide.com.br] Panic attacks Panic or anxiety attacks are brief episodes, each lasting several minutes, which can recur.[epilepsydiagnosis.org]

  • Sulpiride

    I can handle the panic attacks, they're less now that I've lived with it for a while.[socialanxietysupport.com] , and dystonic postures in the left arm and hand.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] I went myself to emergency cause of feared drug (butyryl fentanyl - ugh) overdose, which turned out to be just a panic attack or interaction, but well.. they seemed not even[bluelight.org]

  • Epileptic Aura

    Clearly under-recognized are hyperventilation episodes, panic attacks, and other psychogenic and psychiatric paroxysmal disorders that may simulate epileptic seizures.[books.google.com] Manual automatisms or unilateral dystonic posturing of a limb also may be observed.[emedicine.medscape.com] Auras can also be confused with sudden onset of panic, panic attacks or anxiety attacks creating difficulties in diagnosis.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease

    The first stage develops over approximately four months and includes a collection of psychiatric problems such as panic attacks and bizarre phobias.[memory.ucsf.edu] Over the next week the patient developed dystonic posturing of the left arm, left leg jerking movements, a right arm action tremor, and cognitive impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The second stage includes hallucinations, panic, agitation and sweating and lasts about five months.[memory.ucsf.edu]

  • Versive Seizure

    […] side same as that of dystonic posturing.[neurologyindia.com] Clearly under-recognized are hyperventilation episodes, panic attacks, and other psychogenic and psychiatric paroxysmal disorders that may simulate epileptic seizures.[books.google.com] Key words : Lateralising signs, Dystonic posturing, Complex partial seizures.[bioline.org.br]

  • Intermediate Maple Syrup Urine Disease

    posturing of the arms Hypoglycemia Severe acidosis Urine has characteristic sweet smell, giving the disorder its name Laboratory values Elevated urine and plasma levels of[motherbabyuniversity.com] Anxiety, depression, and panic attacks Screen for anxiety, depression, and panic attacks, which are fairly common in older children and may respond to enhanced metabolic control[medicalhomeportal.org] Weight loss follows with abnormal neurologic signs (alternating hypertonia and hypotonia; dystonic posturing of the arms) becoming more and more apparent.[wvdhhr.org]

  • Behavior Disorder

    […] epileptic seizures more often woke up abruptly (28% vs. 0.3%), raised head/trunk (31% vs. 1.6%), opened their eyes (89% vs. 5%), had whole body movements (74% vs. 14%) or dystonic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clonazepam (Klonopin): This drug is used for many conditions — primarily anxiety, panic attacks and seizures — and is clinically proved to be the most effective prescription[healthblog.uofmhealth.org] Panic disorder, which causes terrifying "panic attacks" that include physical symptoms, such as a rapid heartbeat and dizziness.[psychology.com]

  • Psychogenic Movement Disorders

    […] or incongruous dystonic movements with exceissive slowlenss, marked resistance to pavement, incongruous dystonic postures.[wiki.uiowa.edu] When a person experiences a panic attack , the same shaking response is typical. This movement could be considered as falling under the umbrella of PMD.[brainchangersusa.com] Print Table TABLE 2 Clues to Diagnosis of Pseudoneurologic Syndromes Precipitated by stress Occurs or worsens in the presence of others Signs of other psychiatric illness (panic[aafp.org]

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