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119 Possible Causes for Muscle Twitch, Slurred Speech, Tongue Paralysis

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    twitching for 3 years.[] […] of muscles) and twitching.[] ALS often begins with muscle twitching and weakness in a limb, or slurred speech. Eventually, ALS affects control of the muscles needed to move, speak, eat and breathe.[]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    A 69-year-old man with long-standing depression and failing memory presented with muscle twitches of 8 months' duration.[] It often begins on one side of the body, and ultimately leads to paralysis.[] The early symptoms are slurred speech and stumbling.[]

  • Progressive Bulbar Palsy

    Progressive bulbar palsy usually leads to slurred speech and difficulty swallowing, as Rutgers University details.[] Apraxia (Medical Encyclopedia) Hand or foot spasms (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle atrophy (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle function loss (Medical Encyclopedia) Muscle twitching[] […] that due to changes in motor centers of the medulla oblongata; the chronic form is marked by progressive paralysis and atrophy of the lips, tongue, pharynx, and larynx, and[]

  • Syringobulbia

    Facial muscle twitches occurred exclusively with saccades.[] Symptoms & Signs Some symptoms include vocal chord paralysis, tongue atrophy, tongue fibrillation, speaking difficulty & vertigo.[] speech.[]

  • Botulism

    We report the first Italian case of wound botulism due to intramuscular heroin injection in a 48-year-old man with an acute onset of slurred speech and dysphagia.[] Administration of antitoxin to case-patient 1 was delayed based on atypical symptoms of muscle twitching and increased muscle tone noted by a consulting physician.[] , laryngeal muscles, respiratory muscles and extremities Without rapid intervention, patients may die of respiratory paralysis or cardiac arrest Diagnosis A high index of[]

  • Risperidone

    twitching or spasms (of the face, neck, or body) rigid muscles skin rash sleep disorder slight muscle stiffness slowed movements swelling of the body, arms or legs symptoms[] paralysis, akinesia, cerebral ischemia, cerebrovascular disorder, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, diabetic coma, head titubation Psychiatric disorders: Agitation, blunted[] speech, even for a short period of time.[]

  • Organophosphate Insecticide

    He was responsive to pain, but had slurred speech. His Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score was 9.[] There is muscle twitching, convulsions, coma, arrest.[] […] or eyelids, and eventually, paralysis of the body extremities and the respiratory muscles.[]

  • Hemiparesis

    The rating scale for muscle strength is as follows: 0/5 No movement 1/5 Mild muscle twitching 2/5 Movements from side to side, but cannot lift the arm or leg up against gravity[] Otorhinolaryngeal examination revealed right sided VIII cranial nerve paralysis and ipsilateral vocal cord paralysis. There was no tongue abnormality.[] On examination, the patient was confused with hoarseness of voice and slurred speech.[]

  • Frovatriptan

    speech, problems with vision or balance.[] Call your doctor right away if you have agitation ; change in balance; confusion; hallucinations; fever; fast or abnormal heartbeat; flushing; muscle twitching or stiffness[] paralysis.[]

  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia with Axonal Neuropathy

    , hyperkinesia, and restless leg syndrome), dyskinesia (dyskinesia, muscle twitching, choreoathetosis, athetosis, and myoclonus), dystonia (includes dystonia, hypertonia,[] Symptoms of cerebellar ataxia include: Behavior or personality changes Changes in your voice Dizziness Fatigue Headaches Low muscle tone Muscle tremors Slurred speech Trouble[] Clinical features Progressive ataxia with pyramidal, cerebellar, and distal neuropathy sensorimotor neuropathy Nystagmus Slurred speech Hypermyelinated retinal nerve fibers[]

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