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74 Possible Causes for Hyperactive Deep Tendon Reflexes, Muscle Twitch

  • Pineal Gland Cyst

    I'll like convince my mind to shut up and just say screw it but my symptoms will be so bad I'll be shaking, muscle twitching and pain, pounding heart, thoughts racing, nausea[nomorepanic.co.uk]

  • Hypocalcemia

    Manifestations include hyperactive deep tendon reflexes, chvostek's sign, muscle and abdominal cramps, and carpopedal spasm.[icd9data.com] The following are the most common symptoms of hypocalcemia: irritability muscle twitches jitteriness tremors poor feeding lethargy seizures[childrenshospital.org] Symptoms may include: Irritability Muscle twitches Jitteriness Tremors Poor feeding Lethargy Seizures The symptoms of hypocalcemia may resemble other conditions or medical[chop.edu]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    deep tendon reflexes Chvostek's and Trousseau's signs Nystagmus Ataxia Cardiac arrhythmia Diagnostic Test Results-Laboratory Serum magnesium level is less than 1.5 mEq/L.[quizlet.com] When to call your healthcare provider Call your provider right away or go to the emergency room if you have any of the following: Muscle twitching, spasms, or cramps Fatigue[saintlukeskc.org] As your blood levels continue to decrease, you may develop any of the following: Muscle weakness Muscle tightness, tremors, or twitches Irritability or insomnia Numbness and[drugs.com]

  • Electrolytes Abnormal

    deep tendon reflexes, dysrhythmias, mood changes, confusion, reduced motility with anorexia, nausea, constipation and distention.[quizlet.com] Symptoms of low serum magnesium levels include: leg and foot cramps weight loss vomiting muscle spasms, twitching, and tremors seizures muscle weakness arrthymia Chloride[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Monitoring how much sodium you consume helps keep symptoms at bay, including bloating, lethargy, dehydration, weakness, irritability and muscle twitching.[draxe.com]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 5

    Certain physical exam findings, such as hyperactive deep tendon reflexes, suggest that the weakness is due to disease in the spinal cord or brain.[verywell.com] The earliest symptoms include muscle twitching, cramping, stiffness, or weakness.[icdlist.com] The deep-tendon reflexes were hyperactive in all limbs, with bilateral positive Babinski sign.[atm.amegroups.com]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    deep tendon reflexes, and absence of sensory deficits.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: A 69-year-old man with long-standing depression and failing memory presented with muscle twitches of 8 months' duration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] twitching Later on, people with MND: have little or no movement have trouble talking, breathing and swallowing A few people with MND develop a type of dementia .[healthdirect.gov.au]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    deep tendon reflexes).[dx.doi.org] twitching for 3 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of muscles) and twitching.[mda.org]

  • Stiff-Person Syndrome

    SYMPTOMS The most common signs are: - hyperreflexia reflexive integrity can be assessed via deep tendon reflexes (as well as resistance to passive stretch), grading it by[flipper.diff.org] RESULTS: The patient presented with recurrent episodes of vertigo with a pure peripheral pattern and with concomitant episodes of burning muscle pain, muscle twitching, weight[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] twitches).[rarediseaseday.org]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    At entry, neurological examination showed impaired vision in the left eye with normal pupillary light reflex, brisk deep tendon reflexes.[dx.doi.org] […] of the facial muscles): May also be a presenting symptom Eye symptoms: Including diplopia on lateral gaze (33% of patients) Heat intolerance Constitutional symptoms: Especially[emedicine.medscape.com] At entry, neurological examination revealed left hypoesthesia with D5–D6 level, reduction of superficial abdominal reflexes to the left side, brisk deep tendon reflexes, no[dx.doi.org]

  • Spinal Cord Lesion

    Deep tendon reflexes were hyperactive, while sensation was normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Incomplete cord injury In incomplete spinal cord injury, motor and sensory loss occurs, and deep tendon reflexes may be hyperactive.[merckmanuals.com] Later, if the lumbosacral cord is intact, flexor muscle spasms appear and autonomic reflexes return.[merckmanuals.com]

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