spasm

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  • noun

Synonyms for spasm

Synonyms for spasm

a violent, excruciating seizure of pain

Synonyms for spasm

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Its symptoms include lower facial spasms and oromandibular spasms.
20] Less common initial features are intention tremor, facial numbness, facial spasm, facial palsy, impaired sense of taste, impaired lacrimation, dysarthria, dysphasia, tongue deviation, and loss of consciousness.
In patients treated for facial spasms, it was noted that wrinkling decreased over the treated area, leading to the use of Botox for the treatment of facial wrinkles.
She says the nine-year-old suffered a severe reaction to the injection and now has facial spasms and a susceptibility to cold and flu virus which she attributes to the mistake.
His coverage includes treatments for migraine, facial spasms, drooling, lingual and cervical dystonia, spasticity or dystonia in the upper extremities, including adducted thumbs and writer's cramp, spasticity or dystonia in the lower extremities, including the valgus foot and extended knee, pain syndromes ranging from myofascial pain and thoracic outlet syndrome to neuropathic cutaneous pain and lateral epicondylitis, and hyperhidrosis of the forehead and scalp, axillae, palms, residual limbs and feet.