Medical Dictionary: Myoclonic Encephalopathy of Infants

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Myoclonic Encephalopathy of Infants: Another name for Opsoclonus Myoclonus.
Myoclonic Encephalopathy of Infants (condition): Condition with involuntary muscle and eye movement.

Myoclonic Encephalopathy of Infants: Opsoclonus myoclonus is a rare neurological disorder characterized by unsteady gait, intention tremor (rhythmic, involuntary motions of the limbs during voluntary movements), myoclonus (brief, shock-like muscle spasms), and opsoclonus (irregular, rapid, horizontal and vertical eye movements). 1

More information on medical condition: Opsoclonus Myoclonus:

1. excerpt from NINDS Opsoclonus Myoclonus Information Page: NINDS

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