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What is Neuromyotonia?

What is Neuromyotonia?

  • Neuromyotonia: A condition which is characterized by myotonia caused by electrical activity of the peripheral nerve.

Neuromyotonia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Neuromyotonia, or a subtype of Neuromyotonia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Neuromyotonia: Introduction

Types of Neuromyotonia:

Broader types of Neuromyotonia:

What causes Neuromyotonia?

Causes of Neuromyotonia: see causes of Neuromyotonia

What are the symptoms of Neuromyotonia?

Symptoms of Neuromyotonia: see symptoms of Neuromyotonia

Neuromyotonia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Neuromyotonia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Neuromyotonia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Neuromyotonia: Neurologist, Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Neuromyotonia.
Treatments for Neuromyotonia: see treatments for Neuromyotonia

Name and Aliases of Neuromyotonia

Main name of condition: Neuromyotonia

Other names or spellings for Neuromyotonia:

Quantal squander syndrome, Isaacs syndrome, Continuous muscle fiber activity syndrome, Isaac's-Merten's syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Neuromyotonia: Related Conditions

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