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2,023 Possible Causes for Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb, Muscle Twitch, Photoparoxysmal Response

  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy

    responses (PPRs).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Myoclonic seizures and muscle twitching or uncontrolled jerking are the most common type of seizures in the people suffering with JME.[eurekaselect.com] twitches or jerks in the upper arms, shoulders, or neck movements on both sides of the body at the same time child usually is awake and can think clearly during and right[m.kidshealth.org]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy

    A flashing strobe light, for example, can trigger a photoparoxysmal response in a predisposed individual.[mdedge.com] Also, try to recall any unusual symptoms that may have preceded the seizure, such as: Dizziness Blurred vision Muscle twitching If you notice these warning signs, cover one[webmd.com] These signs could be things such as dizziness, blurred vision, loss of awareness or muscle twitching. If this happens, you should immediately stop them playing the game.[epilepsyqueensland.com.au]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb
  • Benign Adult Familial Myoclonic Epilepsy

    The most common signs and symptoms in descending order are: asymmetric limb rigidity (100%), upper limb apraxia (91%), gait difficulties (89%), stimulation-sensitive focal[neuroweb.us] Photoparoxysmal responses (PPR) were noted in 18 (95%) patients with BAFME but 1 (10%) with EGTCS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs and symptoms [ edit ] Myoclonic seizures involve brief involuntary muscle twitching, and may become frequent enough to be disabling.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy

    Other characteristic EEG features include polyspikes, polyspike-wave discharges, occipital intermittent rhythmic delta activity, and photoparoxysmal response.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PURPOSE: Photosensitivity or photoparoxysmal response (PPR) is an electroencephalography trait that is highly associated with idiopathic generalized epilepsies (IGEs) and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: We studied 15 photosensitive IGE patients showing a photoparoxysmal response (PPR) to IPS at 20Hz.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb
  • Unverricht-Lundborg Syndrome

    Background activity kept stable during the course of the disease; generalized paroxysmal discharges and photoparoxysmal response gradually disappeared with a significant difference[moh-it.pure.elsevier.com] twitches, which often were painful, caused anxiety, and reminded Lundborg of clonic, tonic-clonic, or tetanic seizures ( Puschmann 2009 ).[medlink.com] GLOSSARY ANOVA analysis of variance ; KM Kaplan-Meier ; PHT phenytoin ; PME progressive myoclonus epilepsy ; PPR photoparoxysmal responses ; PSW polyspikes and waves ; SSEP[n.neurology.org]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb
  • Epilepsy

    Berardelli, The Photoparoxysmal Response Reflects Abnormal Early Visuomotor Integration in the Human Motor Cortex, Brain Stimulation, 8, 6, (1151), (2015).[doi.org] These seizures produce muscle twitches, convulsions and loss of consciousness. People with this type of epilepsy do not remember having a seizure.[faculty.washington.edu] Others may consist only of a few muscle twitches, a turn of the head, or a strange smell or visual disturbance that only you sense.[northshore.org]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb
  • Progressive Myoclonic Epilepsy Type 8

    With doses of up to 10 g/day, elimination of photoparoxysmal responses was achieved in all 3 patients.[karger.com] Signs and symptoms[edit] Myoclonic seizures involve brief involuntary muscle twitching, and may become frequent enough to be disabling.[en.wikipedia.org] "Myo" means muscle and "clonus" (KLOH-nus) means rapidly alternating contraction and relaxation—jerking or twitching—of a muscle.[epilepsy.com]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb
  • Muscle Spasm

    Occupational cramps - eg, writer's cramp or musician's cramp (focal dystonias, usually affecting the upper limb).[patient.info] Rare causes of Muscle Twitching and Spasms Following causes of Muscle Twitching and Spasm which makes it necessary to meet your doctor ASAP – Muscle twitching in neck, hips[myfitfuel.in] The Difference between Muscle Spasms and Twitching The main difference between a spasm and a twitch is movement.[nativeremedies.com]

    Missing: Photoparoxysmal Response
  • Muscle Cramp

    Occupational cramps - eg, writer's cramp or musician's cramp (focal dystonias, usually affecting the upper limb).[patient.info] The athlete filmed his calf muscle as it jumped up and down, twitching and convulsing inside his leg, as the muscle tightened and relaxed 'Many people get these muscle twitches[dailymail.co.uk] That spontaneous discharge is a muscle twitch, which can lead to a muscle cramp.[active.com]

    Missing: Photoparoxysmal Response
  • Late-Infantile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis

    […] with a photoparoxysmal response associated with other epilepsy syndromes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] development of muscle twitches (myoclonus), and vision impairment.[encyclopedia.uia.org] […] function ( ataxia ), drug resistant seizures ( epilepsy ), apraxia, development of muscle twitches ( myoclonus ), and vision impairment. [1] This late-infantile form of the[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Focal Dystonia - Upper Limb

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