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Why Does My Eyelid Keep Twitching
Benign: Most "muscle twitches" involving eyelid are secondary to myokymia, which is a benign flickering, usually associated with eyestrain, fatigue, stress, bright sunshine, etc. But blepharospam may explain your twitch, and, if painful, or increasingly uncomfortable, have your eye specialist evaluate, and treat as appropriate. ...Read more
Twitching eyelid : Twitching eyelids called "myokymia" in one eye one lid is most likely a sign for eye strain of the kind occurs with need for glasses correction or adjustment, general fatigue, eye dryness, etc. Simultaneous upper and lower lid spastic closure with or with out facial spasm might be more serious condition as would be bilateral lid closures. See an eye doc. ...Read more
Myokymia: Random twitching of an eyelid, which happens in normal people, is called myokymia (an involuntary, spontaneous, quivering of a few muscle cell bundles within a muscle). Myokymia starts and stops spontaneously. In the eyelids, it can last a few minutes to a few days. It can be caused by stress, dry eyes, lack of sleep. ...Read more
I keep getting random sharp pains in the front of my head,Above and in my eye,Then by eyelid twitches all in 5 seconds.Is it serious?how time stop?
Dry eye likely: Likely due to unstable tear film (evaporates too quickly or doesn't coat cornea as should): meibomian gland dysfunction, mucin or aqueous deficiency (Sjogren's syndrome associated). More info & how to treat at email@example.com: see myokymia ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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?
Why does my eye keep twitching? It's been doing it for a. Couple days is that dangerous. it's my right eyelid and now my left eye is like twitching above my eye like in between my nose and eye
What could be the cause of the random twitching of my eyelids? Is it serious? It's not painful or anything.
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