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88 Possible Causes for Head Titubations

  • Vitamin E Deficiency

    titubation was found in 28% of cases and dystonia in an additional 13%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may have a characteristic head titubation. Tendon reflexes are dramatically reduced and extensor plantar reflexes are frequent.[orpha.net] […] records of 43 patients with documented mutation in the alpha-TTP gene revealed differences from Friedreich ataxia: cardiomyopathy was found in only 19% of cases, whereas head[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson Syndrome

    CASE PRESENTATION: A 3-month-old boy was referred for head titubation and tremulous movements of the trunk.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE PRESENTATION A 3-month-old boy was referred for head titubation and tremulous movements of the trunk.[wwww.unboundmedicine.com]

  • Spasmus Nutans

    Abstract A small number of children who develop disconjugate nystagmus, torticollis, and head titubation (spasmus nutans) have been found to have optic chiasm or third ventricle[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A triad of ocular oscillations, head titubation, and torticollis characterizes spasmus nutans, a rare and idiopathic pediatric disorder.[shmabstracts.com] Establishing the diagnosis Case presentation At age 5 weeks, a female child of two nonconsanguineous physicians of Jordanian descent presented with head titubation and nystagmus[aao.org]

  • Joubert Syndrome Type 15

    Interpretation: Head titubation is a benign, early presentation of Joubert syndrome.[utexas.influuent.utsystem.edu] Head titubation in hypotonic infants should prompt a careful search for Joubert syndrome.[utexas.influuent.utsystem.edu]

  • Ataxia

    Patients may have a characteristic head titubation. Tendon reflexes are dramatically reduced and extensor plantar reflexes are frequent.[orpha.net]

  • Autosomal Dominant Sensory Ataxia

    Patients may have a characteristic head titubation. Tendon reflexes are dramatically reduced and extensor plantar reflexes are frequent.[orpha.net] - lesions of the vermis, M/C with tumours - 1. disturbance in the equilibirium (trunkal ataxia) 2. nystagmus 3. oscillation of the head (titubation) 4. no disturbance of the[quizlet.com] Truncal ataxia can also cause abnormalities with posture; this may result in oscillations of the head and trunk at rest (called "titubation").[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Cerebellar Disease

    Titubation Resting tremor of the head. Rotatory, rocking or bobbing movement. This does not seem to have any localising value.[derangedphysiology.com] […] tilt - also in trochlear palsy, tonsillar herniation rhythmic nodding tremor of head - side to side or 'to and fro' - titubation Links: intention tremor dysdiadochokinesis[gpnotebook.co.uk] Physical signs by body region Clinical Signs in Cerebellar Disease Body region Clinical Signs Description, interpretation, correlation Head Nystagmus Jerky horisonal sacchades[derangedphysiology.com]

  • Cerebellar Ataxia with Peripheral Neuropathy Type 2

    He was complaining of head titubation which started approximately a year ago.[marmaramedicaljournal.org] One patient (III-1) showed head titubation, which was rarely reported in the literature. 7 The SCAs show anticipation and different degrees of expansion in maternal or paternal[marmaramedicaljournal.org]

  • Friedreich Ataxia

    In contrast, cardiomyopathy and glucose intolerance are much less frequent, and head titubation and dystonia are observed in some patients only.[dx.doi.org] […] and Neck Nystagmus Head titubation Dysarthria Blindness (rare) Diminished speech perception Vestibular dysfunction Heart Cardiomyopathy – usually hypertropic but can be dilated[pediatriceducation.org] Ataxic head movements (titubation) can occur in advanced disease.[flipper.diff.org]

  • Acute Cerebellar Ataxia

    Other common symptoms may include the following: horizontal nystagmus, truncal and/or head titubation, dysarthria, and dysmetria.[clinicaladvisor.com]

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