Spasms

A spasm is an involuntary contraction of a muscle. There are various types of spasms ranging from small ďticsĒ to large full body convulsions (e.g. epileptic fits). Sometimes a spasm might actually be a cramp, twitch, seizure, chorea, or ...

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Causes

Normal Everyday Spasms: There are various situations where people often get a muscle spasm, without any major disorder:

  • Occasional spasms
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Similar Symptoms

Is it a spasm? Seizure? Twitch? Cramp? There are many possible descriptions of similar symptoms. Consider whether any of these ...

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Types

What is the general type of spasm?

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Misdiagnosis

Some of the issues with hidden causes of spasms and similar symptoms include:

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