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So I am paranoid something is wrong with me. For the past few days I have been getting muscle twitches across my body. They are not painful and can occur anywhere, I have felt them in my chest, back, arms, legs and even butt. Of course google searches come back with als and a brain tumor. They happen often, the only time I really don't feel them is while I am doing things.  I feel fine otherwise so I am curious what could cause this is as it's driving me nuts. Any idea what could cause my brain to make these movements?


They may also be signs of stress among other things! This is not something I can solve for you from afar. Not without an examination! So I strongly suggest that you let a doctor - best a neurologist - check you! Good luck!

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Claes-Gustaf Nordquist, M.D.


I`m a doctor of medicine and specialist in radiation therapy and medical oncology. I have a long time experience of these tumours.


I'm a Doctor of Medicine and specialist in Medical Oncology and Radiation Therapy, educated and trained in Sweden. Now retired. Background in Radiation Therapy, Medical Oncology, Radiation Protection, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Gynecological Oncology, Clinical Pathology, Clinical Cytology,Hematology and Internal Medicine. M.D. from the faculty of medicine, Royal Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Have also been an exchange student at the Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem Israel. Former medical consultant, Swedish National Board of Radiation Protection. Former Police Surgeon and Medical Examiner, Stockholm Police Department. Former Chief Medical Officer, The Royal Guards, The Royal Horse Guards and the Royal Household Brigade, Royal Swedish Army Medical Corps. You can also reach me on: . I have no restrictions on the number of questions there. I also answer questions about Oncology (General Cancer), General History, Military History, Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer.

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