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1,950 Possible Causes for Fasciculation-Like Movements, Muscle Twitch, Onset of Dysarthria in Third Decade of Life

  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 1

    (atrophy); and muscle twitches (fasciculations).[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] […] in third to fifth decade of life Pure cerebellar ataxia, nystagmus, dysarthria, dysphagia, hypotonia, and generalized and/or complex partial epilepsy Spinocerebellar ataxia[emedicine.com] Over time, SCA1 may cause mental impairment, numbness, tingling, or pain in the arms and legs and uncontrolled muscle tensing, wasting, and twitches.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Machado-Joseph Disease

    Neurologic examination of 21 patients revealed that dystonia, difficulty in eyelid opening, slowness of movements, bulging eyes, and facial-lingual fasciculation-like movements[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As symptoms arise, medications are typically prescribed for sleep problems, muscle twitching, urinary dysfunction and cramping.[babymed.com] Minor, but more specific, features such as external progressive ophthalmoplegia (EPO), dystonia, intention fasciculation-like movements of facial and lingual muscles, as well[doi.org]

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  • Upper Motor Neuron Disease

    Increased jaw jerk Dysarthric speech Sensation was normal Coordination was in proportion to the weakness Eye movements were normal To complete my examination I would like[medicaleducationleeds.com] Lower motor neuron disease causes weakness, loss of muscle ("atrophy") and muscle twitching ("fasciculations").[neurology.emory.edu] […] wasting and weakness, absent reflexes, loss of weight and muscle twitching.[mndnsw.asn.au]

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  • Myoclonic Jerking

    Fasciculations: If a specific muscle or group of muscles twitch, this may be called a fasciculation. It appears like quivering and may even look like a "bag of worms."[verywell.com] Myoclonus (Muscle Twitch) Menu What is myoclonus? Myoclonus is a symptom of a disease in which a muscle or group of muscles suddenly starts twitching or jerking.[my.clevelandclinic.org] The basics of myoclonus dictate that it is simply a muscle twitch followed by relaxation.[integrativehealthcare.org]

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  • Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

    Clinical features Dystonia Dysarthria Spasticity Choreoathetosis Parkinsonism Hyperreflexia Extensor toe signs Onset in first to third decade of life Gait change / loss of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They may experience involuntary muscle contractions (dystonia) of the head and neck, resulting in repetitive movements and contortions.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Other involuntary movements may also occur, such as rhythmic shaking (tremors), jerking movements (chorea), eyelid twitching (blepharospasm), and grimacing.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Adult Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    The motion of the tongue is described as having "worm-like" movements (also known as fasciculations).[childrensnational.org] The disorder slowly progressed to include cramps and muscle twitches.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] may include: Tremor of the hands Muscle cramps when performing physical activities Muscle twitches and weakness of limb muscles As the condition progresses: Weakness of the[thehumanthebody.com]

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  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    The motion of the tongue is described as having "worm-like" movements (also known as fasciculations).[childrensnational.org] […] facial twitching Atrophic muscle changes Muscle twitching Sensory neuropathies Difficulty sitting up or walking or crawling (infants ) Thin muscle mass Missing tendon reflexes[stemcellthailand.org] Hypotonia or diminished muscle tone Involuntary contractions or twitching of muscles called fasciculations Respiratory problems Some children may need a wheelchair and develop[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org]

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  • Muscular Fasciculation

    Soon after, his or her legs begin twitching like mad. Movement ceases the twitching. But once inertia resumes, fasciculations resume.[scarysymptoms.com] Considerations Muscle twitching is caused by minor muscle contractions in the area, or uncontrollable twitching of a muscle group that is served by a single motor nerve fiber[mountsinai.org] “dancing” Myokymia Involuntary spontaneous quivering, writhing movements within a single muscle not extensive enough to cause a movement of a joint Localization helps in[bjmp.org]

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  • Hyperventilation

    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] […] hyperventilating : dizziness & light-headedness breathlessness a sense of unreality increased and/or irregular heartbeat numbness, tingling, or cold in the hands and feet muscle[overcomingyouranxiety.net]

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  • Acute Hyperventilation

    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] twitching.[emedicinehealth.com]

    Missing: Fasciculation-Like Movements Onset of Dysarthria in Third Decade of Life

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