--Twitches and involuntary muscle
contraction in upper arm
OMD is considered as a focal dystonia involving mouth, jaw, and tongue, manifested by involuntary muscle
contractions producing repetitive, patterned movements of the involved structures.
If your electrolytes are out of balance, the normal electrical messages can become mixed up, which can lead to involuntary muscle
contractions and sometimes to a loss of consciousness.
A Nighttime leg cramps are involuntary muscle
contractions in the calf, feet, and thigh muscles that tend to occur more often with age.
It will hopefully reduce the involuntary muscle
spasms and pain Emma has endured.
Table 1: Key points for clinical diagnosis Myoclonus Brief, shocklike involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles Dystonia Involuntary muscle
contraction that can cause slow repetitive movements or abnormal postures Tremor Involuntary rhytmic contraction of antagonistic muscles Chorea Involuntary irregular movement that starts in one part of the body and moves unpredictably and continously to another part, like "dancing" Myokymia Involuntary spontaneous quivering, writhing movements within a single muscle not extensive enough to cause a movement of a joint
| movement, disorientation, elevated heart rate and laboured breathing are common immediate effects.
If distemper remains untreated, it will lead to neurological signs as the virus reaches the central nervous system, including circling, head tilt, involuntary muscle
twitching and paralysis.
Organophosphorus poisoning can be differenciate from other condition when an animal is presents with signs of sweating, iosis, tearing, excess salivation, excessive respiratory tract secretions, vomiting, cyanosis, involuntary muscle
twitching, convulsion, coma, loss of reflexes and loss of sphincter control (John et al., 1971).
BONUS WINNER: MICHAEL O'GRADY, DUNDEE ACROSS DOWN 5 Capital of Morocco (5) 6 Cagney & , 1980s TV police drama (5) 8 Place of worship (6) 10 Open-topped pie (4) 13 Society, club (11) 14 Walkway (4) 17 Most recent (61) 20 Disney's Little Mermaid (5) 21 Artist's picture stand (5) 1 Solemn promise (4) 2 Moist (4) 3 Stretched tight (4) 4 Close by (4) 7 Clearly, unmistakably (7) 8 Painful involuntary muscle
contraction (5) 9 Something of value (5) 11 Nimble (5) 12 Belief, dogma (5) 15 Glow (4) 16 Pay attention to (4) 18 Passenger vehicle (4) 19 Stalk (4) SOLUTION to Crossword August 04 ACROSS 5 Toxic; 6 Towel; 8 Ottawa; 10 Tuna; 13 Eye-catching; 14 Abel; 17 Recede; 20 Nancy; 21 Bates.
Leg cramps--sudden, involuntary muscle
contractions or spasms that last from a few seconds to several minutes--are common in people over age 50.
Fiona, who suffers from dyastonia, a brain condition which causes involuntary muscle
contractions, added: "I've had it for around 12 months and most of the call-outs have been false alarms.