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Nerves in my eyelids and cheeks are jumping after hitting top of head on stainless steel. Blow wasn't hard and I didn't lose consciousness.

Nerves in my eyelids and cheeks are jumping after hitting top of head on stainless steel. Blow wasn't hard and I didn't lose consciousness.

Probably not serious: This does not sound dangerous. I would like more history. How long ago did this happen minutes, hours? If you had bleeding Into the lining of the brain serious symptoms would start to occur in 30 to 60 minutes. ...Read more

Nerve (Definition)

The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more


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Thorbbing temples and vibrations in head could this be the sign of an oncoming migraine also face nerves jumping?

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Thorbbing temples and vibrations in head could this be the sign of an oncoming migraine also face nerves jumping?

Could be a migraine: Migraine auras could manifests as "dizziness", "blurred vision", "vertigo", stomach pain" or "tingling/numbness". Usually after it starts, 5-10 min later the headache follows. Try tylenol (acetaminophen) or alleve. Coffee withdrawal can also trigger headaches, as well as impending menses.

Just go see your doctor this week if the headache occurs. Usually the best therapy is sleep! ...Read more

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I feel a nerve jumping and twitching in my head. What could this mean?

I feel a nerve jumping and twitching in my head. What could this mean?

Inside your head?: Not muscle fasiculations that are superficial. If inside the head — I don't know. ...Read more

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I have a lot of twitching/jumping nerves in my head lately. Why could this be?

I have a lot of twitching/jumping nerves in my head lately. Why could this be?

Muscles jump: Irritable nerves may make scalp and/or facial muscles twitch. Many possibilities here: tourette's disease, sleep deprivation, low blood calcium, magnesium, blood sugar, cafeine, illicit stimulants (crack etc). ...Read more

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I just hit the top of my head on stainless steel at work and now the nerves in my face are jumping. What's this a symptom of?

I just hit the top of my head on stainless steel at work and now the nerves in my face are jumping. What's this a symptom of?

Head trauma. : Facial twitching is not an expected symptom from head trauma. It is most likely unrelated to the head trauma. If it continues seek physician evaluation. If you were knocked out, (lost consciousness) have vision changes, vomiting, are confused, or have a progressively worsening headache than
you should seek immediate physician evaluation. ...Read more

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I HAVE A NERVE ON THE LEFT SIDE OF MY HEAD THAT KEEPS JUMPING IT STOPS THEN START BACK IS THIS SERIOUS MY DOES'NT WHEN THIS HAPPENS IT JUST KEEP JUMN?

I HAVE A NERVE ON THE LEFT SIDE OF MY HEAD THAT KEEPS JUMPING IT STOPS THEN START BACK IS THIS SERIOUS MY DOES'NT WHEN THIS HAPPENS IT JUST KEEP JUMN?

A jumping nerve: What do you mean by a jumping nerve? Do you mean you have a feeling of throbbing? Does it bother you when you chew or open and close your mouth? Can you feel it with your fingers?

Hard to know, but this is probably not serious. A lot depends on how you describe the symptoms. ...Read more

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Everytime I get this tingling sensation on side of head the nerves in my legs start twitching and jumping.

Everytime I get this tingling sensation on side of head the nerves in my legs start twitching and jumping.

Seizures?: If you mean that you are experiencing a strange sensation in your head followed by involuntary movements of your leg/legs, you should see your doctor. An eeg may be needed to evaluate further. ...Read more

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What can cause eyes to jump or twitch?

What can cause eyes to jump or twitch?

Blepharospasm : If your eyelids are twitching, it is most likely blepharospasm which in most cases can be annoying but is not usually medically problematic. I recommend that you try cutting out caffeine. If it persists, see your ophthalmologist. They can evaluate you and recommend other treatments such as Botox injections for severe cases. ...Read more

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I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, lying flat, sitting upright).when the Dizziness starts my eyes start jumping .

I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, lying flat, sitting upright).when the Dizziness starts my eyes start jumping .

Dizziness: Dizziness or vertigo can be due to many issues: dehydration, recent ear infection: have you had one? Rare issue, such as, brain issues or cancer are rare but Consult with us to determine the best evaluation and treatment to get you better. ...Read more

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What could be the possible cause for the side of my head to be constantly jumping that is the right side. Above the side of my eyes.

What could be the possible cause for the side of my head to be constantly jumping that is the right side. Above the side of my eyes.

Twitchy eye lid?: Read this and ask you physician if it persists. Good luck! http://www.Mayoclinic. Com/health/eye-twitching/my00102/dsection=causes. ...Read more

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My right eye keeps jumping?

My right eye keeps jumping?

Rest: You need more sleep and rest, especially off electronic screens. Also, calcium, magnesium, or more salad beans and milk in your diet If persists, see optometrist for eye exam. ...Read more

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My right eye keep jumping why?

My right eye keep jumping why?

Myokymia: This annoying muscle twitch is called myokymia. It is harmless. ...Read more

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When u right eye jump what is it?

When u right eye jump what is it?

Myokymia : Myokymia is a common eye condition resulting in eyelid twitching that typically occurs related to excessive amounts of caffeine, stress, and/or fatigue. It can be also related to having dry eyes. Typically, this condition should resolve after attempting to reduce the common causes. ...Read more

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Why does my right eye keep jumping?

Why does my right eye keep jumping?

Eyelid: If by jumping you mean a quivering and pulling of one or both eyelids in one eye this is likely to be due to myokymia. The muscles around the eye can do this commonly. This is nealry alwasy intermittent and benign and typically will stop completely after 6 moths or so. However, if it progresses or develops into spasms with forcible eyelid closure or does not resolve within several months see an eyemd. ...Read more

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Can astigmatism jump from one eye to the next?

Can astigmatism jump from one eye to the next?

No: Astigmatism is not contagious. It is an irregularity in the shape of the eye (for example the eye having a shape like a football instead of a soccer ball). It could change over time, but it cannot be transferred from one eye to the other. ...Read more

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Why has my right eye been jumping for a week now?

Why has my right eye been jumping for a week now?

Blepharospasm?: http://www.nei.nih.gov/health/blepha/blepharospasm.asp

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If you right eye keeps jumping what does that mean?

If you right eye keeps jumping what does that mean?

Several possible: Causes. Ranging from normal variant nystagmus, to more serious conditions. If it is new, consider getting it checked out. ...Read more

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My left eye been jumping for three days what does that mean.

My left eye been jumping for three days what does that mean.

Myokymia: Eyelid twitching, or myokymia, is a benign but annoying condition. Reducing your stress and reducing caffeine intake make help. ...Read more

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My top right eye been jumping almost a whole week now what could it be?

My top right eye been jumping almost a whole week now what could it be?

Top eye "lid"?: This is blepharospasm, the muscles of the eyelid are in spasm.
If it has persisted for a week, you need medical attention, possibly a little botox. ...Read more

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Why would my eyes and neck twitch and my shulders jump involuntarily multiple times per day?

Why would my eyes and neck twitch and my shulders jump involuntarily multiple times per day?

Movement disorder: Perhaps you have acquired myoclonus, or another disorder of brain/spinal cord neuro-chemicals. Tourette's syndrome could be considered. Less likely, a variety of epilepsy such as juvenile myoclonic epilepsy. Need to have your doctor witness this and proceed. ...Read more

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I have this jumpy like vision after being on the computer for a long time I have to re read things because I feel my eyes jump; worrysome? I hate it

I have this jumpy like vision after being on the computer for a long time I have to re read things because I feel my eyes jump; worrysome? I hate it

Visual fatigue: After using a computer for a period can occur if one has a slight refractive error (needs glasses) or accommodative dysfunction (again, remedied by glasses). A good vision exam that tests both near and distance vision, as well as a good ocular exam looking at the ocular alignment and ability to accommodate properly will give you the solution to your problem. ...Read more

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For the past two weeks my right eye has been jumping. What do you think has caused this? I have tried warm towels.

For the past two weeks my right eye has been jumping.  What do you think has caused this? I have tried warm towels.

Caffeine and...: Caffeine, stress and lack of sleep are the top causes of twitching. Check out http://www.2020vision. Com/eye_twitch. Html for more info! ...Read more

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I spend between 12-14 hrs on computer. Eyes jump to the top & then I center them. Occurs only during/after computer use. Is it nystagmus? No shaking.

I spend between 12-14 hrs on computer. Eyes jump to the top & then I center them. Occurs only during/after computer use. Is it nystagmus? No shaking.

Not classic for: Nystagmus. Possibly dry eyes from staring at computer too long and not blinking enough. By looking up, you are partially blinking. Try artificial tears or try more frequent purposeful blinking. ...Read more

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Do you who has Marfan syndrome also expierence jumping of the eye(s)/like a shiny silver flashing thing in the corners of your eyes?

Do you who has Marfan syndrome also expierence jumping of the eye(s)/like a shiny silver flashing thing in the corners of your eyes?

Maybe: In Marfan syndrome, it is possible to have ocular manifestations. The most classic associated eye finding in Marfan syndrome is lens dislocation. This can cause visual disturbances. It is important that everyone with Marfan syndrome be examined by an ophthalmologist on a regular basis (annual). Retinal detachment also occurs in patients with Marfan syndrome. ...Read more

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What causes the jumping motion in your eyes? Is it a vitamin deficiency?

What causes the jumping motion in your eyes? Is it a vitamin deficiency?

Nystagmus: If the eyes jump when you look to the extreme right or left, that can be normal. If they jump up or down, this is not normal and generally represents a neurologic disease. With congenital poor vision, a searching type nystagmus can develop. If it is a new onset, you should seek medical attention as a stroke can cause it or a neurologic disease. ...Read more