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Hi docs! what could cause your tongue to twitch uncontrollably?

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Dr. Donald McCarren
Neurology 36 years experience
Tongue fasciculation: The differential diagnosis for this condition if your description and my interpretation are correct is the following: motor neuron disease, pachymeningitis, muscular dystrophy, cn xii lesion, and other causes for lower brainstem dysfunction. Please see your doctor to sort out this info and guide your treatment if necessary. Happy holidays and well wishes.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What could cause your tongue to twitch uncontrollably?

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Dr. Joseph Watson
Neurosurgery 30 years experience
Fasciculations: Tongue twitching could be fasciculations of the muscle. This should be evaluated to be sure it is not associated with other medical conditions.

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