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Repetitive unwanted movements: The occurrence of repetitive movements of some part of the body which are uncontrolled. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Repetitive unwanted movements, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Repetitive unwanted movements:
Tremor (353 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Tremor symptoms (479 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Repetitive unwanted movements:
Spasms (2183 causes), Tics (20 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Clonus (23 causes), Myoclonus (149 causes), Tremor (353 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Tremor symptoms (479 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes)
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