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What Parts Of The Body Can Have Involuntary Muscle Twitching Like In Eyelids
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It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
If you tap certain parts of my face corresponding parts of my face move such as an eyebrow. Small reflexive muscle contractions. What is this called?
I keep getting random twitches/muscle spasms in all different parts of my body including my eyelids and thigh and butt muscles , what can cause this?
See a neurologist: neurologist may be able to find the cause and then treat it. ...Read more
Little scoliosis can cause muscle spasms spread in the whole body?
Or it affects only some group of muscles?
Scoliosis: Scoliosis is usually not painful unless severe. Curves greater than 50 degrees most commonly cause pain. Your scoliosis may actually be a result of muscle spasm (sciatic scoliosis). If that is the case, treat the muscle spasm, and the scoliosis may disappear. Treatment of muscle spasms includes pt, stretching, heat/ice, otc meds. But if persistent, md evaluation will likely help to determine cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What cause random tingling in random parts of the body like ankle funny bone could that be my.anxiety?
What are some reasons for frequent and tense spasms predominantly in the right arm but throughout the upper body?
No: Upper back pain generally refers to the neck or upper arms. Scoliosis can cause pain above and below the curve leading to upper back and buttock pain at the same time or alternating. See a physiatrist or chiropractor for help if the problem limits you. Change in your activities may be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What kind of sleep disturbance can cause entire body muscle contraction, arm/leg movement, sweating, and low moaning sound in children?
I usually experience muscle twitching in different part of my body and muscle pain when I sleep. What is the cause of this? How can I prevent it?
PLMs: greetings, you most likely are experiencing restless legs and possibly associated periodic limb movements of sleep. Your symptoms could be related to magnesium or potassium deficiency. Too much caffeine can cause muscle twitching. Calcium levels high or low can do this. Dehydration should be avoided. A supplement Norival can be helpful. 99mcg potassium and magnesium 200-800mg daily can solve it. ...Read more
Can anxiety be responsible for muscle twitches and any sort of twitching in the face? (how about tics?)
Anxiety gets bad rap: Anxiety is guilty of many things and often is at the scene when other symptoms act up - but i think it ought not be the prime suspect for facial tics or twitches. It sounds more like the tic/twitch can bring on anxiety about how you look and "what the heck is going on?" your doctor might refer you to a neurologist if it is bad or getting worse or spreading. Also, watch out for drug side efx. ...Read more
Stress and strain: The most common form of muscle twitching is caused by stress. Tiny clumps of muscle cells become over-stimulated, creating small twitches that canbe seen under the skin of the eyelid. While not dangerous, it is annoying and few treatments are available. Rest, cool compresses, and artificial tears all help, but it usually runs its course in time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Numerous things: Muscle spasms can be caused by insufficient water intake for ur needs (most people live their existence in a subtly dehydrated state), electrolyte imbalance (like low potassium when on a diuretic), use of a statin for cholesterol problem, a sign of various muscle disorders (also known as myopathies), a virus, etc. Once again, a good internist who listens to the whole history will have the answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can anxiety cause symptoms like numbness, prickling feeling and random single muscle twitches in different places of body ?
Muscle cramps: Possibly infection, usually viral especially if that's been present for a short period of time. If it's been going on for a while, you will need to discuss it with your doc and a work up might be suggested. ...Read more
What could be the cause of constant muscle spasms in the body for a male, specifically the chest area near the heart. Has spread to teste's and head.
Fibromyalgia ?: 18y male has ongoing "muscle spasms" & mentions head, groin & chest. If lab tests are normal consider Fibromyalgia & because so many different body regions & tissues are involved. See a Rheumatologist for an opinion. In males, Fibromyalgia seems to follow upon trauma & mechanical injuries to low back & pelvis; especial after extreme sport injures such as skateboarding/snowboarding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does the pulse feel like it's focused like a heart in other parts of the body? It feels like it twitches in certain body parts
Pulse: Sounds like psychological however best to be checked by a doc ...Read more
What causes the eye to jerk or twitch ? Can it be part of the after affects of the concussion sence the nrain heals so slow? Or is it lack of sleep?
Probably not: Botox is not great for spasms. It is good for sustained movement such as dystonia, where there is twisting of muscles or spasticity, where there is increased tone. If you have the movements everywhere, the other problem is that you would have to receive injections of Botox everywhere, and this would not be effective. Botox works well when the symptoms are isolated (i.e. One arm). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tight upper back and neck muscles, what kind of health problems can this cause? Also, is there a specific exercise to release the tension in the areas mentioned?
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 nerve fiber. Muscle twitches are minor and often go unnoticed. Some are common and normal. Others are signs of ...Read more
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