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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Depends on cause: Note that you describe "epileptic seizures", and you take Dilantin (which is an old-fashioned drug used for about 80 yrs). You may be having myocloni ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Constad
40 years experience in Ophthalmology
Irritation: Eyelid twitching is secondary to nerve or muscle fiber irritation. You do not need to treat it. That being said, it can be annoying. Try hot compresse ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Nerve dose twitch : Muscle twitches are caused by our muscles tightening up involuntarily in other words when we're not actually controlling them muscle twitches can ha ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zach Patrick
12 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Not enough info: Your question is so vague there is no possible way to address it. Pleas give as much information about your symptoms as you can.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Clark
16 years experience in Neurology
Lots of things: Many reasons to have twitches - from completely normal, to a tired muscle to some serious diseases. Depends on where the twitching happens and how lo ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
Blue Green Bacteria : Blue-green-algae (a cyanobacteria!) has not been proven to have any health effects on humans, at least not through mainstream scientific research. Lik ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience in Neurology
Many: The differential diagnosis ranges from benign but annoying conditions to liver disease, muscle diseases, metabolic conditions all the way to serious t ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience in Family Medicine
Unclear: This is most likely muscle spasm. It is not likely something to worry about but watch. If is occasional it is of little importance. If it persist and ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gamal Boutros
38 years experience in Neurology
Twitching?: This term is difficult for us as neurologist it mean different things among which tics? Myoclonus, tremors?Seizures? So what cause it ?Where?How frequ ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Why?: Have you waited years to ask this question which can only be answered with a physical exam and blood testing?

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