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167 Possible Causes for Facial Grimacing, Neurologic Manifestation, Seizure

  • Rolandic Epilepsy

    Helen Cross, Gerhard Kluger and Lieven Lagae, Advancing the management of childhood epilepsies, European Journal of Paediatric Neurology, 17, 4, (334), (2013).[doi.org] Therapy is often unnecessary and seizures spontaneously end at puberty.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Kothare, Electrical Status Epilepticus in Sleep: Clinical Presentation and Pathophysiology, Pediatric Neurology, 47, 6, (390), (2012).[doi.org]

  • Wilson Disease

    Manifestations are primarily hepatic and/or neuropsychiatric, with a variety of neurological phenotypes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] Patients with epileptic seizures were provided with seizure control medication (levetiracetam). Tremor did not need treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    manifestations during pregnancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Anti-NMDA-R encephalitis; Dynamical causal modelling (DCM); EEG; Seizures[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]

  • Rett Syndrome

    Neuroimaging may be used to exclude other causes of the neurological manifestations.[patient.info] Non-triggered seizures were controlled with carbamazepine or valproate, but reflex seizures did not respond to antiepileptic drugs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common tardive dyskinesia movements include, but are not limited to: facial tics, grimacing, eye blinking, lip smacking, tongue thrusting, moving one’s head back or to the[autism.com]

  • Paroxysmal Non-Kinesigenic Dyskinesia

    Kosofsky, Weill-Cornell University Medical Center · Neurologic Manifestations of Medical Disorders-John C. Probasco, Johns Hopkins University[books.google.de] Some individuals may experience both PKD and seizures while others exhibit PKD or seizures only.[genedx.com] There was no axial muscle involvement, nor any oromandibular dystonia or facial grimacing.[neurologyindia.com]

  • Athetoid Cerebral Palsy

    manifestation, 054078, 症状, ショウジョウ, symptom, 040039, 脳疾患, ノウシッカン, brain disease, 054486, 麻痺性疾患, マヒセイシッカン, paralytic disease, 039774, 外科術, ゲカジュツ, operative surgery, 045593[togodb.biosciencedbc.jp] Seizures are uncommon, and intellect is preserved in many patients.[birthinjurysafety.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]

  • Chorea Gravidarum

    Sydenham's Chorea Source: Patient Synonym: St Vitus' dance Sydenham's chorea is a neurological manifestation of rheumatic fever.[evidence.nhs.uk] Click Your Answer Below Myoclonic seizures Chorea gravidarum Huntington chorea Essential tremor Would you like to access teaching points and more information on this topic[knowledge.statpearls.com] grimaces.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Facial Spasm

    Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is a neurological disorder manifested by twitching on one side of the face due to involuntary contractions of the eyelid and other facial muscles.[bcm.edu] Seizures are basically the brain misfiring, so there isn't a consistent way they manifest.[parenting.stackexchange.com] While this prevents the facial grimacing seen in HFS, it also prevents normal facial movement at the sites of injection.[blepharospasm.org]

  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

    Catatonia is a psychomotor and behavioral syndrome associated with mood disorders, psychotic disorders, neurological disease, and general medical conditions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] generalized seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lateral temporal lobe seizures may spread and motor features such as contralateral upper limb dystonia, facial twitching or grimacing, and head and eye version may occur.[epilepsydiagnosis.org]

  • Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

    manifestations is characterized by iron accumulation in the brain and viscera, affecting 1:100-200,000 persons worldwide.[treatable-id.org] 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] grimacing painful muscle spasms HSD is a genetic disease.[healthline.com]

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