What’s opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome?

Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome is an autoimmune disease that attacks the brain, causing uncontrollable twitching of the eyes and muscles, muscle spasms, lack of coordination, and encephalopathy. It often follows a viral infection or tumor growth and is treated with ACTH shots, immunoglobulins, chemotherapy, and steroid therapy. The rare neurological disorder called opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome is an autoimmune […]

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