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Jerky trunk movements

Jerky trunk movements: Introduction

Jerky trunk movements: When there is jerky movements of the trunk. See detailed information below for a list of 1 causes of Jerky trunk movements, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Medications or substances causing Jerky trunk movements:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Jerky trunk movements as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Jerky trunk movements

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Misdiagnosis and Jerky trunk movements

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can also occur from a more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are more »

Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of migraine or introduction to more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see more »

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Detailed list of causes of Jerky trunk movements

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How Common are these Causes of Jerky trunk movements?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Jerky trunk movements. Of the 1 causes of Jerky trunk movements that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Jerky trunk movements:

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Medical Conditions associated with Jerky trunk movements:

Spasms (2183 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Muscle spasms (929 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 Jerky trunk movements:

Tremor (353 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Tics (20 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Tonic clonic spasms, Epilepsy (132 causes), Chorea (119 causes)

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