Bleeding And Seizures (Uncontrollable Jerking Of Limbs)

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

Your symptoms are often caused by seizures which are waves of abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Most seizures last only a few seconds or minutes. Epilepsy is a condition that causes people to have repeated seizures. But not everyone who has had a seizure has epilepsy. Problems such as fevers in children can also cause seizures. If these symptoms are new and getting worse, it's best to have your doctor take a look at you.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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