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Symptoms of opsoclonus myoclonus may include difficulty speaking, poorly articulated speech or an inability to speak. It tends to commonly be mistaken for other diseases.
Opsoclonus myoclonus is a rare neurological disorder which has characteristics like an unsteady, trembling gait, myoclonus (brief, shock-like muscle spasms) and opsoclonus (irregular, rapid eye movements).
Treatment for opsoclonus myoclonus may include corticosteroids or ACTH (adrenocorticotropic hormone) and chemotherapy and other anti-cancer treatments if the patient has tumours.
The prognosis for opsoclonus myoclonus varies depending on the symptoms and the presence and treatment of tumors.