Symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus


General information about symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus. Furthermore, symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus.

List of symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Opsoclonus Myoclonus includes:

Symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus: 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). Other symptoms may include dysphasia (difficulty speaking), dysarthria (poorly articulated speech), mutism (inability to speak), hypotonia (decreased muscle tone), lethargy, irritability, or malaise (a vague feeling of bodily discomfort). 1

More symptoms of Opsoclonus Myoclonus: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Opsoclonus Myoclonus, underlying causes of Opsoclonus Myoclonus, associated conditions for Opsoclonus Myoclonus, risk factors for Opsoclonus Myoclonus, or other related conditions.

Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:

1. excerpt from NINDS Opsoclonus Myoclonus Information Page: NINDS

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