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109 Possible Causes for Muscle Twitch, Onset at Age 5-10 Years, Restless Legs Syndrome

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    […] and especially early age at onset, are associated with a better course. [13] [114] The average life expectancy is 30 years from the start of the disease, which is 5 to 10[en.wikipedia.org] Long term [1] Causes Unknown [3] Diagnostic method Based on symptoms and medical tests [4] Treatment Medications, physical therapy [1] Prognosis 510 year shorter life expectancy[en.wikipedia.org] Specialty Neurology Symptoms Double vision, blindness in one eye, muscle weakness, trouble with sensation, trouble with coordination [1] Usual onset Age 20–50 [2] Duration[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    syndrome (RLS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] like difficulty walking or problems with coordination twitching, tingling, numbness and pain in certain areas of the body sexual problems in men and women...[medicinenet.com] Table 1 Patient demographics Female 319 (64%) Male 178 (36%) Age 5 (1%) 21–30 86 (17%) 31–40 151 (30%) 41–50 143 (29%) 60 112 (23%) Onset 143 (29%) 5–10 years ago 177 (36%[dx.doi.org]

  • Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome

    The editors and contributing authors are internationally recognized authorities who cover everything from sleep and ADHD, headaches, restless leg syndrome, parasomnias, hypersomnias[books.google.de] A subjective sense of clumsiness, slurred speech, weakness, and muscle twitches are reported prior to the attack.[symptoma.com] In craniopharyngiomas, the onset of cataplectic symptoms is between 5-10 years of age, which is earlier than the peak of narcolepsy with cataplexy in children around the second[scholarpedia.org]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Some experts say symptoms that go beyond extreme fatigue are actually due to different overlapping conditions such as fibromyalgia, chronic migraines, restless leg syndrome[newsweek.com] BFS has a variety of symptoms, including (but not limited to) frequent muscle twitches, muscle cramping, easy muscle fatigue, muscle aches and a "stiff" feeling, shakiness[web.archive.org] Type of fatigue onset a Gradual 12 Sudden 10 Age, years b 50 12 50 11 Duration of illness b 10 15 10 8 No. of CFS symptoms b 4 8 5 7 6 8 Body mass index c Normal 6 Overweight[doi.org]

  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy

    Restless legs syndrome (RLS) has been frequently reported in association with peripheral neuropathy, and it is especially frequent in some forms of polyneuropathy with preferential[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Usually, the arms and hands are affected first and symptoms include muscle weakness, cramps and uncontrollable twitching.[medic8.com] 2 Patient 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Clinical features Sex M M F M M M M M M M M Age at onset (years) 47 30 31 42 30 43 20 48 40 38 58 Site of onset UL LL UL UL UL LL LL UL UL[brain.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Unverricht-Lundborg Syndrome

    Mean age of seizure onset was 7.3 years (range 510 years). Onset was with myoclonic seizures ( n 5), tonic–clonic seizures ( n 1) or both ( n 2).[academic.oup.com] Dystonia Restless Legs Syndrome Sleep Bruxism Sleep-Wake Transition Disorders Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic MERRF Syndrome Epilepsia Partialis Continua Nocturnal Myoclonus Syndrome[wexnermedical.osu.edu] twitches, which often were painful, caused anxiety, and reminded Lundborg of clonic, tonic-clonic, or tetanic seizures ( Puschmann 2009 ).[medlink.com]

  • Epilepsy

    Co-morbid sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome, and the parasomnias, occur frequently in people with epilepsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These seizures produce muscle twitches, convulsions and loss of consciousness. People with this type of epilepsy do not remember having a seizure.[faculty.washington.edu] […] of onset of 5–20 years (peak 10–16 years ) characterised by myoclonic seizures that most commonly occur soon after waking a very rare epilepsy syndrome with an age of onset[pathways.nice.org.uk]

  • Tic Disorder

    These sensory phenomena have some resemblance to those associated with akathisia and the restless legs syndrome.[web.archive.org] Twitches. Unlike tics, the majority of muscle twitches are isolated occurrences, not repeated actions. Muscle twitches are also known as myoclonic jerks.[webmd.com] In most children, the severity peaks at nine to 11 years of age. About 5 to 10 percent of patients have an intensifying course with little or no improvement.[aafp.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

    […] wasting or weight loss Weakness Tremor Muscle twitching Gastrointestinal Abdominal pains or cramps, sometimes acute Nausea and vomiting Nausea and vomiting Central nervous[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Epidemiology Type 1 : 5% of all patients with diabetes Childhood onset ; : typically 20 years but can occur at any age; peaks at age 4–6 years and 10–14 years Highest prevalence[amboss.com] […] or insufficient insulin intake Recent insulin injection, inadequate meal, or excessive exercise after insulin Previous history of diabetes may be absent Musculoskeletal Muscle[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Parasomnia Type Sleepwalking

    Fifty percent of patients (37/74) had a self-reported disease onset before the age of 10 years, whereas only 6.8% (5/74) reported a disease onset after the age of 30 years[jcsm.aasm.org] Restless legs syndrome and periodic limb movement disorder Restless legs syndrome and periodic limb movement disorder are treated with 3 classes of medications.[emedicinehealth.com] In REM sleep behaviour disorder, there is a loss of REM atonia with excessive muscle tone, twitches on electromyography, and movements that often appear to be dream enactment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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