Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal

Tremors in infants

My baby boy is now 9 months old. A few days back I noticed his lower jaw quivering when he was feeding from bottle. It is not continuous, only in the time of relaxing after sucking. It is not seen otherwise. Is this normal. He also shows jerking movements while in sleep.
Read more
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Follow
Upvote - 0
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
2121177 tn?1335120943
When my 1 month old went in for his 2 week check up the doctor told me that quivering is completely normal. She didn't say why exactly though. Just a call to the pedi and I'm sure they'll explain. This should help also: http://www.parksidepediatrics.com/eResources/Newborn/AppearanceandBehavior/tabid/123/Default.aspx
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
visit ur nearest audiologist and go through Brain Stem Response testings to see whether its a cranial nerve impairment or not coz such symptoms may be sometimes due to some cranial nerve disfunctioning.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
That is totally normal. Both my children did the same thing.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A
Undiagnosed Symptoms Community Resources
Top General Health Answerers
363281 tn?1518219421
Blank
Nelson, New Zealand
1756321 tn?1499064984
Blank
Queensland, Australia
19694731 tn?1482853437
Blank
AL
Avatar universal
Blank
80052 tn?1496327897
Blank
way off the beaten track!, BC
Avatar universal
Blank
CT