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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
Can most times: Usually due to being tired or not getting enough rest.But if it persists or worsens you could be having a metabolic problem such as low potassium, cal ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
18 years experience Podiatry
It could: Whenever you exercise your muscle loose oxygen and produce lactic acid. This does result in cramping of muscles. Electrolyte imbalance cause this so e ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
I don't understand -: your question. Could you rephrase it?
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
No: It's likely result of caffeine excess, sleep deprivation or temporary neurologic irritation. Should resolve on it's own.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Cooperman
46 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Nerve pressure: Possible causes include pressure on the nerves from muscles or spinal discs. There are neurologic conditions that can cause it as well as metabolic on ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
A twitch is: A muscle contraction, and it can be caused by electrolyte imbalances, sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium, or acid-base changes brought on by exerci ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
Muscle twitch: Muscle twitching is caused by minor muscle contractions in the area, or uncontrollable twitching of a muscle group that is served by a single motor ne ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Beth Friedland
42 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes, depends: Exercise can induce eye fatigue if your work outs are strenuous , and can sometimes lead to eye muscle twitching. Eye muscles are small and can be sen ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Vairety of causes: Muscle twitching commonly occurs when the muscle fasciculates. This can occur from excessive use, recovery, denervation, seizure activity and a variet ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
The most common: Cause is dehydration mineral/vitamin deficiency. That being said, there are other issues, that can present this way early, such as ms, but without any ... Read More

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