fasciculation


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muscular twitching of contiguous groups of muscle fibers

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As it is shown in Table 5, muscle weakness, fasciculation and respiratory distress were associated with marked suppression of PChE (>50%).
Cramp fasciculation syndrome is a muscle hyperexcitability syndrome that may present with muscle cramps, stiffness and fasciculations.
Overstimulation of nicotinic cholinergic receptors in sympathetic nervous system and somatic motor nerves leads to symptoms such as tachycardia, piloerection, sweating, twitching and muscle fasciculation.
Fasciculation is a bad prognostic sign, and, in our study, it was found in 60% cases which was comparable to the study by Chugh et al.
Shivering was observed in this period of time, and was defined as fasciculation in pectoralis major for more than 10 seconds.
She demonstrated tongue fasciculation and a left tongue deviation.
Table Symptoms of venlafaxine discontinuation syndrome (a) Psychological Agitation Anorexia Anxiety Confusion Dysphoric mood Hypomania Insomnia Nightmares Neurologic Dizziness and vertigo Fasciculation Fatigue, headache Impaired coordination and balance Paraesthesias and sensory disturbances Somnolence Tremor Physical Dry mouth Flu-like symptoms Nausea Vomiting and diarrhea (a) Not an exhaustive list Source: Reference 1
Paralysis, fasciculation, myasthenia, tachycardia (greater than 100 bpm) and hypertension (BPgreater than 140/90 mmHg) were assessed as nicotinic symptoms.
When this occurs symptoms such as muscle weakness, fatigue, muscle cramps, fasciculation, and paralysis can be seen.
Fasciculations are very common in healthy population, and from part of benign fasciculation syndrome, a disorder characterized by symptomatic fasciculations without progression to a more fasciculations sinister neurological condition (Friedman et all, 2002, Punjabi et all, 2009).
2007) reported ataxia with intense muscle fasciculation succeeding to recumbency along with bloody diarrhea in As intoxicated cattle.
Most commonly, patients present with weakness, muscle atrophy, and fasciculation.
It causes fasciculation, muscular pain, increased eye pressure and raised K level.
An in-depth analysis of the fasciculation follows Sette's textual and notational description of CT 60.