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10 Possible Causes for Jaw Dystonia, Unilateral Facial Weakness

  • Pineal Gland Cyst

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  • Meige Syndrome

    Clinical Features of Segmental Craniocervical Dystonia: Patients with blepharospasm may also have lower facial dystonia, masticatory (jaw muscles) dystonia, lingual (tongue[blepharospasm.org] Eyelid myokymia is typically unilateral and it commonly involves lower eyelids. Secondary to meningeal irritation .[nhp.gov.in] […] or jaw dystonia (Oromandibular).[dystonia.org.uk]

  • Blepharospasm

    Blepharospasm can occur with dystonia affecting the mouth and/or jaw (oromandibular dystonia).[dystoniacanada.org] Eyelid myokymia is typically unilateral and it commonly involves lower eyelids. Secondary to meningeal irritation .[aimu.us] As times blepharospasm may occur with dystonia affecting the mouth and jaw, or oromandibular dystonia.[brandywineeye.com]

  • Ophthalmic Nerve Disorder

    Focal dystonia of the jaw and the differential diagnosis of unilateral jaw and masticatory spasm. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 1986;49:651–656. 98.[neupsykey.com] Signs Facial nerve palsy most commonly presents as an acute onset of unilateral facial weakness or loss of facial expression including loss of forehead wrinkling, brow ptosis[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu] Facial nerve palsy includes both paralysis and weakness of the seventh cranial nerve.[eyewiki.aao.org]

  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome

    Familial Mediterranean fever Familial multilocular cystic disease of the jaws , see Cherubism familial multiple polyposis syndrome , see Familial adenomatous polyposis familial[herenciageneticayenfermedad.blogspot.com] However, the patient developed unilateral left-sided facial weakness. She was managed with further intravenous immunoglobulin and intensive physiotherapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At nadir, unilateral facial palsy was also present and he was unable to walk. Electroneurography showed motor-sensory axonal damage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fazio-Londe Disease

    Familial Mediterranean fever Familial multilocular cystic disease of the jaws , see Cherubism familial multiple polyposis syndrome , see Familial adenomatous polyposis familial[herenciageneticayenfermedad.blogspot.com] The most frequent symptoms at onset of progressive bulbar paralysis of childhood has been a unilateral facial paralysis.[en.wikipedia.org] LPL deficiency , see Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency Familial male-limited precocious puberty familial manganese-induced neurotoxicity , see Hypermanganesemia with dystonia[herenciageneticayenfermedad.blogspot.com]

  • Hemifacial Spasm

    […] of the lower face and jaw, and cervical dystonia are frequently associated with BEB. 8, 9 Being female, a family history of dystonia or postural tremor, prior eye disease[jnnp.bmj.com] 1995 ; Wang 1998 ), and a progressive facial weakness.[doi.org] Jaw‐closing dystonia is the most common, and this may be associated with bruxism. 24 Unlike HFS, the eyelids are not involved.[doi.org]

  • Pyramidal Tract Disorder

    Dystonia may be severely painful. Spasms of the tongue and jaw may also lead to drooling. Pseudoparkinsonism.[healthfoxx.com] What is Unilateral Face Weakness or Paralysis? Where the most likely site of the lesions? Is the lesions contralateral or ipsilateral? What would cause these symptoms?[quizlet.com] There is also spasm in the jaw and tongue. This happens because of lack of modulation of muscle contraction leading to over contraction and muscle spasms.[healthfoxx.com]

  • Benign Essential Blepharospasm

    When people with benign essential blepharospasm also experience involuntary muscle spasms affecting the tongue and jaw (oromandibular dystonia), the combination of signs and[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Eyelid myokymia is typically unilateral and it commonly involves lower eyelids. Secondary to meningeal irritation.[aimu.us] Blepharospasm can occur with dystonia affecting the mouth and/or jaw (oromandibular dystonia, Meige sickness ).[vp2020.com]

  • Dysphonia due to Muscle Weakness

    Symptoms of dystonia may begin very mildly. Subtle facial or jaw spasms, or difficulty chewing may suggest early face or jaw dystonia.[dystonia-foundation.org] facial madarosis and alopecia, and palatal palsy [ 13 , 14 , 15 , 16 , 17 , 18 , 19 , 20 , 21 , 22 , 23 , 24 , 25 , 26 , 27 , 28 , 29 , 30 , 31 , 32 , 33 , 34 , 35 , 36 ,[karger.com] (involuntary movements of the jaw muscles, lips and tongue), torticollis (involuntary movements of the neck muscles), or tremor (rhythmic, quivering muscle movements).[blog.asha.org]

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