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63 Possible Causes for Twitching of the Fingers and Toes

  • Brown-Vialetto-Van Laere Syndrome

    We describe a case of the Brown-Vialetto-Van Laere syndrome, which is a rare disorder characterized by progressive pontobulbar palsy associated with sensorineural deafness. More than 30 cases have been reported since the first case was described in 1894. We review the literature of this condition, comparing our[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Atypical Absence Seizure

    If the motor areas of the brain are affected there may be twitching, starting in a limb or fingers/toes or the face.[news-medical.net] The twitching may remain there, or spread up the whole limb or become generalized to the whole body.[news-medical.net]

  • Jacksonian Seizure

    The seizure usually begins with a tingling or twitching sensation in a small area such as: Finger Toe Corner of the mouth The sensation then spreads to a larger area of the[cedars-sinai.edu] […] or weakness in a finger, a big toe or the corner of the mouth, then marches over a few seconds to the entire hand, foot or facial muscles.[epilepsy.com] The characteristic features of Jacksonian march are (1) it only occurs on one side of the body; (2) it progresses in a predictable pattern from twitching or a tingling sensation[epilepsy.com]

  • Huntington Disease-Like 1

    Physical symptoms include: Mild twitching of the fingers and toes Lack of coordination and a tendency to knock things over Walking difficulties Dance-like or jerky movements[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Huntington Disease-Like 2

    Physical symptoms include: Mild twitching of the fingers and toes Lack of coordination and a tendency to knock things over Walking difficulties Dance-like or jerky movements[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Hypoparathyroidism

    If symptoms do develop, they may include: Weakness Muscle crampsor twitching Pain Difficulty with walking Tingling around the mouth, fingers, and toes Excessive nervousness[uvahealth.com] , toes or lips, or muscle twitching or cramping.[mayoclinic.org] There may be muscle pains, abdominal pain, tingling of the fingers, toes or face, numbness around the mouth, twitching of the face muscles, contraction or tightening of the[yourhormones.info]

  • Myoclonic Jerking

    Twitches during sleep Sleep myoclonus primarily affects the fingers, toes, lips and eyes, and is often barely perceptible to anyone watching the person in their sleep.[sleepassociation.org] Usually the little prick of pain(like a needle) is in a finger or toe, even if it isn't that exact spot. I had this before my Keppra dose was increased.[epilepsy.com] I feel an electric shock in my head and prick of pain as my body twitches.[epilepsy.com]

  • Huntington Disease-Like 3

    Physical symptoms include: Mild twitching of the fingers and toes Lack of coordination and a tendency to knock things over Walking difficulties Dance-like or jerky movements[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Metabolic Alkalosis

    Alkalosis may cause Irritability Muscle twitching and cramps Tingling in the fingers and toes and around the lips Tingling (paresthesias) is a common complaint in hyperventilation[merckmanuals.com] […] and toes; circumoral paresthesia Muscle twitching, weakness Dizziness May exhibit: Hypertonicity of muscles, tetany, tremors, convulsions, loss of reflexes Confusion, irritability[nurseslabs.com] […] vomiting High salt intake; excessive ingestion of licorice Recurrent indigestion/heartburn with frequent use of antacids/baking soda NEUROSENSORY May report: Tingling of fingers[nurseslabs.com]

  • Autoimmune Hypoparathyroidism

    , toes or lips, or muscle twitching or cramping.[mayoclinic.org] toes/lips (paresthesias) Muscle twitches Muscle cramps or pain Impaired formation of the teeth Kidney stones Severe effects of hypoparathyroidism, which are less common,[verywell.com] Tingling, vibrating, burning or numbness of the fingers, toes or face. Twitching of the muscles of the face.[patient.info]

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