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A 22-year-old female asked:

22 yo female, random muscle twitches mostly in legs, but in eyelids and arms as well. intermittent mild pain in legs as well. what could cause this?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Multiple causes: stress, tension, anxiety, sleep deprivation, electrolyte imbalance, calcium deficiency, vitamin deficiency, certain medications etc. Time for you to get a full examination.
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