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  • patients
  • We have observed 30 pediatric patients with epilepsy (14 boys and 16 girls), ages ranging from 4 to 20 years (mean: 11 years and 2 months) treated with vigabatrin for infantile spasms, simple and complex partial epilepsy, who had never complained of ophthalmologic disturbances. (uniroma1.it)
  • Hemifacial spasm responds satisfactorily to botulinum toxin injections in most patients. (calvv.com)
  • Razzy Dazz
  • The earliest band to play under the name "spasm band" in New Orleans was formed in 1895, known informally as "Stale Bread's Spasm Band" and billed as the "Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band" at semi-professional engagements, such as outside the West End Opera House. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band was formed in 1976 at Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. (wikipedia.org)
  • John Gorka - banjo Russ Rentler - mandolin Doug Anderson - rhythm guitar Richard Shindell - lead guitar Tim Germer - bass guitar The original three members of the Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band met as freshmen at Moravian College at an open mic held as part of freshman orientation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Razzy Dazzy Spasm Band was an early New Orleans band regarded by some as the first jazz band. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cadaveric
  • Cadaveric spasm, also known as postmortem spasm, instantaneous rigor, cataleptic rigidity, or instantaneous rigidity, is a rare form of muscular stiffening that occurs at the moment of death and persists into the period of rigor mortis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cadaveric spasm is seen in cases of drowning victims when grass, weeds, roots or other materials are clutched, and provides evidence of life at the time of entry into the water. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cadaveric spasm often crystallizes the last activity one did before death and is therefore significant in forensic investigations, e.g. holding onto a knife tightly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sometimes, cadaveric spasms can be associated with erotic asphyxiation resulting in death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cadaveric spasm has been posed as an explanation for President Kennedy's reaction to the fatal head shot in his 1963 assassination, to indicate why his head moved backward after the shot. (wikipedia.org)
  • Very minimal to no pathophysiological or scientific basis exists to support the validity of cadaveric spasms. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a study reported in The International Journal of Legal Medicine, there was no consistent evidence of cadaveric spasms even in deaths of the same type. (wikipedia.org)
  • This low incidence rate suggests that genuine cadaveric spasm was not exhibited. (wikipedia.org)
  • Barium
  • I have been suffering with bowel disorders mainly spasm in sigmoid colon for the past 15 years, so many times under gone for colonoscopy test,barium anema etc, but nothing was found abnormally doctors used to tell it is IBS. (medhelp.org)
  • causes
  • About 8 months ago, she started experiencing muscle spasms of the colon, which causes her to sit on the toilet 8-10 times per day, with the feeling of a bowel movement coming on. (dailystrength.org)
  • Can I take guaifenesin for a non-productive cough that causes spasms? (drugs.com)
  • The New York Times says that vascular spasms are caused by the effects of tobacco, cocaine usage, or by blood vessel irritation experienced due to internal or external causes. (reference.com)
  • Fluids
  • Stu Spasm joined the band Salamander Jim, who had already been active since the early eighties, to record their 1985 debut album Lorne Green Shares His Precious Fluids. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood vessel
  • According to the New York Times, a vascular spasm is when the muscle cells within the walls of a blood vessel briefly tighten. (reference.com)
  • often
  • These are uncoordinated spasms that often happen along with regurgitation. (webmd.com)
  • The term "spasm" applied to any band (often made up of children) who made musical instruments out of found objects not usually employed for such. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Stuart Gray (born 1961), better known by his moniker Stu Spasm, is an Australian musician and composer best recognized as the frontman for the experimental noise rock outfit Lubricated Goat. (wikipedia.org)
  • pain
  • Use of certain medications , like narcotic pain relievers (opiates), may cause spasms in some people. (webmd.com)
  • I have had chronic back spasm, for 2 years, the pain starts in the middle of my back between the shoulder blades and radiates around my rib cage into my chest. (medhelp.org)
  • Multiple docs etc don't find anything definitive until finally being told that it's a pain spasm pain cycle and that i need to be on some kind of anti depresseant like cymbalta. (medhelp.org)
  • However, is there any other way, other than SSRI's to break the spasm/pain cycle. (medhelp.org)
  • It was an acupuncturist that suggest what she believed to be the right supplements to help pain and spasms. (medhelp.org)
  • DO you think possibly something happen when I had that terrible shooting pain spasm to give me some normal feeling inside my mouth? (dailystrength.org)
  • Although, pain is the most common symptom vascular spasms cause. (reference.com)
  • This is an episodic pain caused by spasm of smooth muscle in a particular organ (e.g., the bile duct). (wikipedia.org)
  • Brain
  • But still I am getting spasm in sigmoid colon due to this gas and fecal mater was stagneting in that area and giving lot of pressure to to brain. (medhelp.org)
  • Orleans
  • The first spasm bands were formed on the streets of New Orleans in the late nineteenth century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The spasm band style was one ingredient in the development of instrumental New Orleans jazz. (wikipedia.org)
  • play
  • Spasm continued to play under the Lubricated Goat moniker with members such as Rich Hutchins of Live Skull and Jack Natz of Cop Shoot Cop. (wikipedia.org)
  • jazz
  • A spasm band is a musical group that plays a variety of Dixieland, trad jazz, jug band, or skiffle music. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term was also adopted by noise group The Nihilist Spasm Band as well as avant garde jazz group The VelvetSpasm Band. (wikipedia.org)
  • start
  • Is there any other xray that can be done, something is not right, and my husband feels so helpless when these spasm start, nothing I have tried ice, heat, excerise hasn't worked. (medhelp.org)
  • In atypical form the spasms start in the cheekbone area and spreads to the eyelid. (wikipedia.org)
  • left
  • Spasm soon left the group to pursue his own musical interests and formed Lubricated Goat in Perth in 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • band
  • The band was initially put together to perform at an afterparty for the New York premiere of The Color Of Noise, a documentary on Minneapolis Noise Rock label Amphetamine Reptile, as Spasm was heavily featured in the film. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spasm is the title of English metal band Peach's fifth release, released in 1993. (wikipedia.org)