Jerks : Medical Symptom Description

Jerks: Jerks is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Spasms. For a medical symptom description of 'Jerks', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Spasms (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Jerks' may be possible.
Spasms (symptom): Involuntary muscle movements without full control.
Spasms (symptom): A spasm is an involuntary movement of a muscle. Twitches or tics are examples of small-scale spasms. A full body spasm is known as a seizure (or fit). Fine body shaking or trembling, often in the hands, is known as tremor. All involuntary movement needs medical diagnosis.

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