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Myoclonus
Myoclonus is a sudden muscle spasm. The movement is involuntary and can’t be stopped or controlled. More »
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myoclonus

Benign myoclonus can occur in healthy individuals and is most ... Myoclonic jerks caused by other opioids, such as tramadol and ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/myoclonus/symptoms-causes/dxc-20166172

Aug 4, 2017 ... Myoclonus — Comprehensive overview covers types, symptoms, causes, treatment of involuntary muscle jerk.

www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Myoclonus-Fact-Sheet

Myoclonus may develop in response to infection, head or ... Myoclonic jerks commonly occur in persons with ...

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/neurologic-disorders/movement-and-cerebellar-disorders/myoclonus

Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Movement and Cerebellar Disorders from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals.

www.bcm.edu/healthcare/care-centers/parkinsons/conditions/myoclonus

Description, cause, types, what scientists know about myoclonus, diagnosis and ... Myoclonic jerks commonly occur in persons with epilepsy, a disorder in which ...

rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/general-myoclonus

Myoclonic jerks may occur infrequently or many times a minute. ... The locations that cause myoclonus are reflected in the physiological classification of ...

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/myoclonus

However, when muscle jerks or twitches happen frequently or affect more than one area of the body, they may cause problems with ordinary activities, such as ...

www.sleepassociation.org/patients-general-public/sleep-myoclonus

Myoclonus is manifest by sudden jerks or contractions of the muscles, and also of ... but may also indicate whether the myoclonus itself is causing restless sleep.

www.epilepsy.com/learn/types-seizures/myoclonic-seizures

Myoclonic (MY-o-KLON-ik) seizures are brief, shock-like jerks of a muscle or a ... In epilepsy, myoclonic seizures usually cause abnormal movements on both ...