Symptom: Eye twitching

Eye twitching: Involuntary twitching movements of the eyes
Introduction: Involuntary twitching movements of the eyes, such as nystagmus, need to be distinguished from eyelid twitches. abnormal eye movements, involuntary eye movements, inward and outward deviation of the eyes, involuntary squinting, involuntary winking,
Detailed cause information for symptom: Eye twitching:
  • Possible causes of symptom: Eye twitching (8 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Eye twitching (8 conditions)

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

    Eye twitching type of: Eye symptoms (199), Eye movement symptoms (28)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Possible causes of symptom: Eye twitching: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Eye twitching as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

    Conditions listing symptoms: Eye twitching: The following list of conditions have 'Eye twitching' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


  • Alcohol abuse ... nystagmus


  • Dandy-Walker Syndrome ... nystagmus (jerky eyes)


  • Infantile Refsum Disease ... nystagmus (involuntary jerky eye movements)


  • Labrynthitis ... nystagmus


  • Multiple Sclerosis ... rapid involuntary eye movement


  • Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease ... nystagmus


  • Refsum Disease ... Nystagmus (involuntary eye movements)


  • Septo-Optic Dysplasia ... nystagmus

    Last revised: Nov 21, 2003

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