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*  Epileptic spasms
... , also known as infantile spasms, juvenile spasms, or West syndrome is an uncommon-to-rare epileptic disorder ... the spasms appear for the first time between the third and the twelfth month of age. In rarer cases, spasms may occur in the ... Salaam or jackknife attacks: a flexor spasm with rapid bending of the head and torso forward and simultaneous raising and ... In case of epileptic spasms, EEG shows typical patterns. As of 2017, data on optimal treatment was limited. Therapies with ...
*  Stiff person syndrome
Spasms usually last for minutes and can recur over hours. Attacks of spasms are unpredictable and are often caused by fast ... SPS patients suffer superimposed spasms and extreme sensitivity to touch and sound. These spasms primarily occur in the ... Stiffness and spasms are usually limited to the legs and hyperlordoisis generally does not occur. The stiffness begins in one ... Because of the spasms, patients may become increasingly fearful, require assistance, and lose the ability to work, leading to ...
*  Spasm
A series of spasms, or permanent spasms, is called a "spasmism". A spasm may lead to muscle strains or tears in tendons and ... A subtype of spasm is colic. This is an episodic pain caused by spasm of smooth muscle in a particular organ (e.g., the bile ... Various kinds of involuntary muscle activity may be referred to as a "spasm". A spasm may be a muscle contraction caused by ... This can occur with a particularly strong spasm or with weakened connective tissue. A hypertonic muscle spasm is a condition of ...
*  Cadaveric spasm
... may affect all muscles in the body, but typically only groups, such as the forearms, or hands. Cadaveric spasm ... Sometimes, cadaveric spasms can be associated with erotic asphyxiation resulting in death. Cadaveric spasm has been posed as an ... Cadaveric spasm, also known as postmortem spasm, instantaneous rigor, cataleptic rigidity, or instantaneous rigidity, is a rare ... Cadaveric spasm can be distinguished from rigor mortis as the former is a stronger stiffening of the muscles that cannot be ...
*  Spasm Geyser
... is a geyser in the Lower Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park in the United States. Spasm Geyser is part of ... "Spasm Geyser". Geysers of Yellowstone. Geyser Observation and Study Association (GOSA). Retrieved 2011-11-19. "Spasm Geyser". ... Spasm Geyser is a crater in front of Clepsydra. Here is a link to a picture of Spasm: http://www.rcn.montana.edu/resources/ ...
*  Esophageal spasm
... or oesophageal spasm is a disorder of esophageal motility. The esophagus is an organ in vertebrates which ... Esophageal spasm is rare. Often, symptoms that may suggest esophageal spasm are the result of another condition such as ... It is not clear exactly what causes esophageal spasms. Sometimes esophageal spasms start when someone eats hot or cold foods or ... "Esophageal Spasm - Topic Overview". WebMD. Retrieved 2015-11-15. "Esophageal Spasm". WebMD. Retrieved 2015-11-15. "Esophageal ...
*  Stu Spasm
The group was short lived however, as Bjelland and Spasm divorced in January 1995. Spasm continued to play under the Lubricated ... Spasm soon left the group to pursue his own musical interests and formed Lubricated Goat in Perth in 1986. In addition to ... Stu Spasm joined the band Salamander Jim, who had already been active since the early eighties, to record their 1985 debut ... During this time Spasm began recording under the name Lubricated Goat with an entirely different line-up and recorded the ...
*  Hemifacial spasm
The study found that 77% of hemifacial spasm is due to primary hemifacial spasm and 23% is due to secondary hemifacial spasm. ... Individuals with spasm on both sides of the face are very rare. The first sign of hemifacial spasm is typically muscle movement ... Hemifacial spasm is much more common in some Asian populations. Several families with hemifacial spasm have been reported, ... Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is a rare neuromuscular disease characterized by irregular, involuntary muscle contractions (spasms) on ...
*  Neck spasm
A neck spasm is an involuntary contraction of the muscles in the neck region. The possible causes of neck spasms include:[ ... Neck Spasms". McKesson Provider Technologies. Archived from the original on 2008-02-07. Retrieved 2008-04-29. ... Anxiety Muscle strain Tension Tetanus Spasmodic torticollis Stress Viral infection Whiplash injury or other causes of spasm ...
*  Cricopharyngeal spasm
Cricopharyngeal spasms occur in the cricopharyngeus muscle of the pharynx. These spasms are frequently misunderstood by the ... Stress reduction High stress levels make these spasms more noticeable It is advisable to take note of when your symptoms are at ... If this normal contraction becomes a spasm, these symptoms begin. No cure for the condition as such exists. A number of ... In contrast, a cricopharyngeal spasm is an uncomfortable but harmless and temporary disorder. Sensation of a 'lump' in the back ...
*  Spasm (album)
Spasm is the title of English metal band Peach's fifth release, released in 1993. It was originally released as a 2-track 7" ... "Spasm" "Catfood" (King Crimson) Simon Oakes - Vocals Rob Havis - Drums Ben Durling - Guitar Justin Chancellor - Bass. ...
*  Spasm band
The term "spasm band" has been revived by jazz groups the Barnstormers Spasm Band, The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band, The End ... A spasm band is a musical group that plays a variety of Dixieland, trad jazz, jug band, or skiffle music. The first spasm bands ... Times Spasm Band, and Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band. The term was also adopted by noise group The Nihilist Spasm Band as ... "Stale Bread's Spasm Band" and billed as the "Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band" at semi-professional engagements, such as outside the West ...
*  Diaphragmatic spasm
... can refer to: Synchronous diaphragmatic spasm or flutter (see Hiccup) Transient or temporary diaphragmatic ... spasm (see Getting the wind knocked out of you) Epidemic transient diaphragmatic spasm (see Bornholm disease). ...
*  Diffuse esophageal spasm
... (DES) is a condition characterized by uncoordinated contractions of the esophagus, which may cause ... Causes of diffuse esophageal spasm are not well understood. It is thought, however, that many cases are caused by uncontrolled ... It has also been reported that very cold or hot beverages can trigger an esophageal spasm. Avoidance therapy benefits some ... Nutcracker esophagus Esophageal spasm Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. p. 1905-1906. ISBN 0071802150. Esophageal ...
*  Barnstormers Spasm Band
The Barnstormers Spasm Band, also known as the Original Barnstormers Spasm Band, were a jazz band active from 1956 to 1961. The ...
*  Spasm of accommodation
A spasm of accommodation (also known as a ciliary spasm, an accommodation, or accommodative spasm) is a condition in which the ... Patients who have accommodative spasm may benefit from being given glasses or contacts that account for the problem or by using ...
*  Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band
... may refer to: Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band (folk), a 1970s folk/bluegrass band Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band (jazz), ...
*  Spasms
... is a 1983 Canadian horror film directed by William Fruet. Jason Kincaid (Oliver Reed) has a massive serpent captured in ... List of killer snake films Spasms on IMDb. ...
*  Spasm Smash XXXOXOX Ox & Ass
... is the second album by Trumans Water. It is their first (and only) double-album and was released ... Cramer, Stephen "Spasm Smash XXXOXOX Ox & Ass Review", Allmusic, Macrovision Corporation, retrieved 21 November 2009 Sharp, ... Chris (1993) "Trumans water spasm smash xxx ox ox ox & ass", Lime Lizard, May 1993, p. 58 True, Everett (1993) "Weird Eau", ...
*  Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band (folk)
The Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band was formed in 1976 at Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The band consisted initially of ... bass guitar The original three members of the Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band met as freshmen at Moravian College at an open mic held as ...
*  Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band (jazz)
The Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band was an early New Orleans band regarded by some as the first jazz band. The band was a group of young ...
*  The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band
Spasm bands in New Orleans in the 1890s made music out of homemade instruments, which is how we started out. The Original bit ... "Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band are a sharp outfit for rhythm and booze". Oxford Mail. 20 December 2012. Retrieved 28 June 2014 ... The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band is a seven-piece blues rhythm and blues band based in Oxford, England. The band play ... "The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band-Year of the Rabbit " Rhythm & Booze". Rhythm-and-booze.co.uk. 20 June 2012. Retrieved 28 ...
*  Church of Our Lady of the Spasm, Jerusalem
"Church of Our Lady of the Spasm, Jerusalem, Israel (Armenian)". www.gcatholic.org. Retrieved 2016-05-18. Israel, a Phaidon Art ... or The Church of Sorrows of Mary also called Armenian Chapel of Our Lady of the Spasm is the name given to a religious building ...
*  Hydrocephalus
... spasm); Slow growth (child 0-5 years); Slow or restricted movement; Vomiting. Because hydrocephalus can injure the brain, ...
*  Larynx
Idiopathic laryngeal spasm. Laryngopharyngeal reflux is a condition in which acid from the stomach irritates and burns the ...