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133 Possible Causes for Fasciculation of the Tongue, Myotonic Dystrophy

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    OBJECTIVE: This study is designed to investigate the prevalence of dysphagia and to identify different clinical profiles of swallowing disorders in Myotonic Dystrophy type[] At myography, there was diffuse denervation with fibrillations and fasciculations in the 4 limbs and the tongue.[] dystrophy and inclusion body myositis.[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    More Info DM1 registry - France The French Registry for Myotonic Dystrophy is a national initiative in France that specialists caring for myotonic dystrophy patients contribute[] […] of the tongue, and severe respiratory muscle involvement.[] Physical therapist evaluation results and clinical observations of marked hypotonia, significant gross motor delay, tongue fasciculations, feeding difficulties, and respiratory[]

  • Pontocerebellar Hypoplasia Type 1B

    Mitochondrial Depletion Syndrome Mucolipidosis II (I-Cell Disease) Mucolipidosis III Mucolipidosis IV Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Multiple Exostoses Myasthenia Syndrome, Congenital Myotonic[] Symptoms related to Pontocerebellar hypoplasia, type 1b include: Connective tissue symptoms Flexion contracture Head abnormality Tongue atrophy Tongue fasciculations Limb[] Myoclonic Epilepsy and Ragged Red Fibres (MERRF) Myotonic Dystrophy Myotubular myopathy Nail-Patella Syndrome Nance-Horan Syndrome Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus (NDI) Neurofibromatosis[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 4

    dystrophy Weaver syndrome Weill-Marchesani syndrome X-linked Alport syndrome X-linked diffuse leiomyomatosis - Alport syndrome Familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis[] […] of the tongue Weakness and hypotonia in the limbs and trunk Intercostal muscle weakness (note, the diaphragm is initially spared) Paradoxical breathing Bell-shaped trunk[] - inc tongue -Tremor may be present -In general, alert and responsive What is type 1 SMA known as?[]

  • Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Type Reardon

    Expansion of an unstable DNA region and phenotypic variation in myotonic dystrophy.[] fasciculations quadriparesis more Skeletal: delayed bone maturation mild joint laxity Respiratory: progressive breathing difficulty Muscle Soft Tissue: hand muscle wasting[] Size of the unstable CTG repeat sequence in relation to phenotype and parental transmission in myotonic dystrophy.[]

  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3

    The patient in this report exhibits radiographic features in the gastrointestinal tract similar to those seen in the muscular dystrophies, including myotonic dystrophy.[] Fasciculation's (twitching/writhing) in the tongue may be present. top Type II (Chronic Werdnig-Hoffmann, Intermediate SMA) Symptoms of this form of SMA are most typically[] - inc tongue -Tremor may be present -In general, alert and responsive What is type 1 SMA known as?[]

  • Hypoglossal Nerve Palsy

    Differential Diagnosis Abducens (CN VI) nerve palsy Congenital facial (CNVII) nerve palsy Brainstem syndromes Metabolic neuropathy Myotonic diseases Neuromuscular diseases[] […] atrophy (with scalloping or accentuation of the midline groove), fasciculation of the tongue at rest, tongue flaccidity, or the inability to move the tongue rapidly from[] Lesions of the hypoglossal nerve Paralysis, atrophy and fasciculations of the tongue on the ipsilateral side (with nuclear or infranuclear lesions) Mild weakness of the tongue[]

  • Neonatal Hypotonia

    Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (n 13), Prader-Willi syndrome (n 6), myotonic dystrophy (n 6), other muscle disorders (n 6), chromosomal disorders (n 4), and peripheral nerve[] Neurologic examination showed diffuse hypotonia, no tongue fasciculations, absent deep-tendon reflexes in the arms, trace reflexes at the knees, and bilateral ankle clonus[] […] and muscle fasciculations Infants are very alert and develop normal intelligence Pompe Disease Glycogen storage disease type II: acid maltase deficiency Glycogen deposits[]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    However, defects in CLCN1 disrupt ion flow, Read More In muscle disease: Myotonic diseases Myotonic dystrophy is the most common of the myotonic disorders.[] Fasciculation and atrophy of the tongue with dysphagia, dysarthria, and thickened nasal speech are usually associated.[] RNA pathogenesis of the myotonic dystrophies.[]

  • Progressive Bulbar Palsy

    This is the most common form of muscular dystrophy in adults Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy One thing all of these diseases have in common with an exception of Bell's Palsy is[] Clinical manifestations include dysarthria, dysphagia, facial weakness, tongue weakness, and fasciculations of the tongue and facial muscles.[] A history of thyroid disease, neck surgery including anterior discectomy, 17 or local radiotherapy, 18 a family history (myotonic or oculopharyngeal dystrophy), and a drug[]

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