Asterixis is a particular type of movement symptom where the muscles suddenly relax. The cause is usually liver disease, kidney disease or pulmonary disease. It can occur as a side effect of certain medications. ...

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Causes of asterixis include:

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Is it asterixis? There are many other types of dyskinesias or movement symptoms, such as:

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