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221 Possible Causes for Muscle Twitch, Nocturnal Seizure

  • Tuberous Sclerosis

    Tuberous sclerosis, also known as tuberous sclerosis complex or Bourneville disease, is a neurocutaneous disorder ( phakomatosis ) characterized by the development of multiple benign tumors of the embryonic ectoderm (e.g. skin, eyes, and nervous system). Tuberous sclerosis has an incidence of 1:6000-12,000, with[…][]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Symptoms of muscle twitching, irritability, and/or increased urination. Poor appetite that does not improve. If you notice excessive sleepiness, confusion.[] […] or convulsions loss of consciousness Kids who have nocturnal hypoglycemia may have bouts of crying, nightmares, or night sweats (with damp sheets and/or pajamas), and might[] VICTORIA NESBITT, MARTIN KIRKPATRICK, GALE PEARSON, ALLAN COLVER and ROB FORSYTH, Risk and causes of death in children with a seizure disorder, Developmental Medicine & Child[]

  • Epilepsy

    These seizures produce muscle twitches, convulsions and loss of consciousness. People with this type of epilepsy do not remember having a seizure.[] Leu729ThrfsTer6) in TMTC3, encoding transmembrane and tetratricopeptide repeat containing 3, in four siblings with nocturnal seizures and ID.[] seizures from other non-epileptic nocturnal paroxysmal events, namely parasomnias.[]

  • Focal Motor Seizure

    In absence seizures, the person may appear to be staring into space and/or have jerking or twitching muscles.[] Patients have mainly nocturnal seizures with predominantly clonic movements of the face, throat constriction, and drooling.[] Nocturnal Seizures : Nocturnal seizures are usually tonic-clonic.[]

  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy

    Myoclonic seizures and muscle twitching or uncontrolled jerking are the most common type of seizures in the people suffering with JME.[] There are repeated seizures (nocturnal seizures), especially in the waking hours of the morning, which can sometimes be due to awakening earlier than usual or due to insufficient[] The characteristic signs of JME are brief episodes of involuntary muscle twitching.[]

  • Unverricht-Lundborg Syndrome

    twitches, which often were painful, caused anxiety, and reminded Lundborg of clonic, tonic-clonic, or tetanic seizures ( Puschmann 2009 ).[] Tonic–clonic seizures occurred in seven cases; these were often nocturnal and did not have an early morning peak.[] Purohit MD MPH Unverricht-Lundborg Disease is an inherited form of progressive myoclonus epilepsy that is characterized by episodes of involuntary muscle jerking or twitching[]

  • Muscle Spasm

    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[] Nocturnal leg cramps —Cramps that may be related to exertion and awaken a person during sleep.[] The Difference between Muscle Spasms and Twitching The main difference between a spasm and a twitch is movement.[]

  • Myoclonic Jerking

    Myoclonus (Muscle Twitch) Menu What is myoclonus? Myoclonus is a symptom of a disease in which a muscle or group of muscles suddenly starts twitching or jerking.[] Nocturnal frontal lobe seizures typically occur throughout the night, and more frequently within half an hour of falling asleep or awakening.[] , Myokymia KCNQ3 Seizures, benign neonatal KCNT1 Epilepsy, nocturnal frontal lobe KIF1A Mental retardation, Neuropathy, hereditary sensory, Spastic paraplegia MBD5 Mental[]

  • Movement Disorder

    If you have PLMS, or sleep with someone who has PLMS (also referred to as PLMD, periodic limb movement disorder), you may recognize these movements as brief muscle twitches[] Clinical evaluations and nocturnal video-polysomnography with seizure montage were performed on all patients.[] […] fasciculation Muscle twitch Right lower eyelid synkinesis Right upper eyelid synkinesis Spasticity Spasticity as late effect of cerebrovascular accident (disorder) Spasticity[]

  • Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy

    Nocturnal epilepsy Progressive myoclonic epilepsy Reflex epilepsy Secondary reading epilepsy Seizure, myoclonic Seizures, myoclonic Severe myoclonic epilepsy in infancy Stress-induced[] Langdon-Down and Brain divided their patients into those with diurnal, nocturnal, and diffused seizures.[] , Myokymia AD 335 274 KCNQ3 Seizures, benign neonatal AD 20 24 KCNT1 Epilepsy, nocturnal frontal lobe AD 31 39 LGI1 Epilepsy, familial temporal lobe AD 28 54 MTOR Smith-Kingsmore[]

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