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2,253 Possible Causes for Muscle Twitch, Neck Muscle Weakness, Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Head-Up; An interdisciplinary, participatory and co-design process informing the development of a novel head and neck support for people living with progressive neck muscle[doi.org] twitching for 3 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] cramping urinary frequency or incontinence (late findings) sensory remains normal Physical exam neck ptosis (neck drop) due to neck extensor weakness manual muscle testing[orthobullets.com]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Muscle Spasm

    Pain in the neck or back Muscle weakness or strain Stiffness in the neck Pain or difficulty moving the shoulders or arms Headache Involuntary muscle movements Numbness or[twinboro.com] 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] It can also cause numbness and tingling, muscle weakness and muscle spasms in the neck.[livestrong.com]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    We report a case of a 50-year-old female who presented with subacute quadriparesis, neck muscle weakness, elevated creatinine phosphokinase, a myogenic pattern on the EMG[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Accordingly, this syndrome is associated with muscle weakness, muscle wasting, and muscle twitching.[brighamandwomens.org] The weakness predominantly affects the hips and shoulders, and can also affect the neck, causing difficulty in holding the head up, and muscles of the throat and esophagus[rarediseases.org]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Scorpion Sting

    In adults, tachycardia, hypertension, increased respirations, weakness, muscle spasms, and fasciculations may predominate.[msdmanuals.com] Common symptoms of a scorpion sting include: pain, tingling or burning sensation at the sting site malaise, sweating, nausea and vomiting salivating numbness muscle twitching[desertusa.com] The bark scorpion, which is common in this area, has venom that causes symptoms like fast breaths, high blood pressure , a racing heart , weakness , and muscle twitches .[webmd.com]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Nemaline Myopathy 2

    Symptoms - Nemaline Myopathy 2 Breathing problems Reduced muscle tone at birth Limb weakness Trunk weakness Weak face muscles Respiratory muscle weakness Weak neck muscles[checkorphan.org] ) Muscle atrophy (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle function loss (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle twitching (Medical Encyclopedia) Rhabdomyolysis (Medical Encyclopedia) Weakness[icdlist.com] […] of the proximal limb muscles and neck muscles, resulting in difficulty running and easy fatigability.[diseaseinfosearch.org]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1

    The natural history of SMA Type 1 indicates that bulbar muscle weakness, skeletal muscle weakness in the neck and intercostal muscle weakness lead to respiratory impairment[globenewswire.com] Symptoms include tremors of the hands, muscle cramps, limb weakness, and twitching.[healthline.com] Spinal Muscular Atrophy [SMN1]: Severe and progressive weakness of the voluntary muscles affecting breathing, swallowing, head/neck control, walking and crawling.[jewishgeneticdiseases.org]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Organophosphate Poisoning

    Weakness of neck muscles, proximal limb and respiratory muscle developed in the 3rd day after ingestion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] breathing drooling or excessive phlegm muscle twitching and tremors muscle weakness fatigue severe vomiting and diarrhea involuntary urination and defecation Emergency signs[healthline.com] […] of neck flexors, proximal limb muscles, and respiratory muscles within one to four days after poisoning.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3

    Spinal Muscular Atrophy [SMN1]: Severe and progressive weakness of the voluntary muscles affecting breathing, swallowing, head/neck control, walking and crawling.[jewishgeneticdiseases.org] […] facial twitching Atrophic muscle changes Muscle twitching Sensory neuropathies Difficulty sitting up or walking or crawling (infants ) Thin muscle mass Missing tendon reflexes[stemcellthailand.org] The neck, shoulder girdle, chest and pelvis demonstrate the greatest weakness. These muscles close to your chest are called proximal muscles.[columbiasma.org]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Cap Myopathy

    , neck, and limbs.[malacards.org] ) Muscle atrophy (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle function loss (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle twitching (Medical Encyclopedia) Rhabdomyolysis (Medical Encyclopedia) Weakness[icdlist.com] […] face, neck, and limbs.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis
  • Adult Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    All of their muscles are extremely weak, with the weakest muscles being the legs, upper arms, and neck.[smasupport.com] The disorder slowly progressed to include cramps and muscle twitches.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Limb girdle weakness, twitching, lack of reflexes, and weakness of tongue, face, and neck muscles are seen.[encyclopedia.com]

    Missing: Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Paralysis

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