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Tongue spasm?

PostPosted: May 6th, 2013, 3:27 pm
by twitcherHH
Hi!

Has anybody experienced a tongue-twitch that is so fast and intense that it pulls a single muscle fiber in doesn't let go for a minute or so? I had a pulling feeling on the right side of my tongue and looked in the mirror: There was a small, deep dent on the right side, and after a while it turned into a rapid twitch, then a slower one and finally stopped.

Really strange. Is this an UMN sign?

Re: Tongue spasm?

PostPosted: May 7th, 2013, 1:46 pm
by steffen
No, it is not. This is how my induced tongue twitches look like. There is a dent for a couple of seconds (not a minute) and then some twitches occur and the dent is gone.
Best Regards

Re: Tongue spasm?

PostPosted: May 7th, 2013, 2:58 pm
by Brummer
I have this too. First I can feel it, then I can see a deep dent and after a few seconds it´s starting twitching very fast and the dent is gone. It is always the same spot and it happens every day to me.