*  Spasmodic torticollis - Wikipedia
Both agonist and antagonist muscles contract simultaneously during dystonic movement. Causes of the disorder are predominantly ... Over time, the involuntary spasm of the neck muscles will increase in frequency and strength until it reaches a plateau. ... Primary spasmodic torticollis is defined as having no other abnormality other than dystonic movement and occasional tremor in ... Spasmodic torticollis is an extremely painful chronic neurological movement disorder causing the neck to involuntarily turn to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spasmodic_torticollis
*  Search Results from the VAERS Database
Tic disorder, rapid, involuntary, spasmic dystonic reaction and torticollis like movement were considered to be other important ... Tic disorder, rapid, involuntary, spasmic dystonic reaction and torticollis like movement were considered to be other important ... The patient also had a rapid, involuntary, spasmodic dystonic reaction and torticollis like movement that appeared painful and ... The patient also had a rapid, involuntary, spasmodic dystonic reaction and torticollis like movement that appeared painful and ...
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*  Distonia | definition of Distonia by Medical dictionary
... dyskinetic movements due to disordered tonicity of muscle.dyston´ic. dystonia musculo´rum defor´mans a hereditary disorder ... Neurology Involuntary, often acute movement and prolonged contraction of one or more muscles, resulting in twisting body ... A movement disorder characterized by sustained muscle contractions that result in writhing or twisting movements and unsual ... A syndrome of abnormal muscle contraction that produces repetitive involuntary twisting movements and abnormal posturing of the ...
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*  Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)
... involuntary eye movements (nystagmus) or an inability to coordinate voluntary movements (ataxia). FHM is inherited as an ... movements and positions (postures). Dystonic attacks can involve the tongue potentially causing breathing and swallowing ... Related Disorders. Symptoms of the following disorders can be similar to those of AHC. Comparisons may be useful for a ... A common, frequent type of spell in infants with AHC results in irregular eye movements including rapid, involuntary, "jerking ...
  https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/alternating-hemiplegia-of-childhood/
*  Dystonia Pain Management - NBIA Disorders Association
The NBIA Disorders Association is your number 1 resource for education, advocacy, research news and family support for ... Dystonic Storm: Continuous, unremitting, severe dystonic movements, either worsening on a background of dystonia or beginning ... Dystonia: Involuntary movements and prolonged muscle contractions that result in twisting body motions, tremors and abnormal ... Botox helps relieve involuntary contractions causing pain, twisting, abnormal posture or changes in person's voice or speech, ...
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*  What Causes Twitching When Sleeping? | Healthy Living
Dystonia is a movement disorder that causes dystonic tremors. Individuals of all ages can suffer dystonic tremors, which are ... Sleep convulsions are involuntary muscle spasms that can last from 30 seconds to two minutes. When an individual is having ... REM Behavior Disorder. Twitching during REM sleep, the phase of sleep where rapid eye movement occurs, could indicate REM ... Individuals with this disorder do not have the ability for muscle relaxation during REM sleep. Muscles twitch and react as they ...
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*  Dystonia Musculorum Deformans, Sprague-Dawley Rat with the Dystonic (dt) Mutation | SpringerLink
... involuntary twisting movements (Fahn and Eldridge 1976). Although dystonia can be a Symptom of a variety of... ... The dystonias are a heterogeneous group of motor disorders characterized by sustained, ... The dystonias are a heterogeneous group of motor disorders characterized by sustained, involuntary twisting movements (Fahn and ... Baker H.J. (1991) Dystonia Musculorum Deformans, Sprague-Dawley Rat with the Dystonic (dt) Mutation. In: Jones T.C., Mohr U., ...
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*  Dystonia Symptoms and Treatments | Barrow
... causing repetitive or twisting movements, often accompanied by pain. Learn about symptoms and treatments. ... dystonic disorders. Dystonia is a condition characterized by involuntary muscle contractions that cause repetitive or twisting ... These uncontrollable movements are often accompanied by pain and can interfere with the ability to perform day-to-day tasks. ... Involuntary muscle contractions are the primary symptom of dystonia. They can cause your body to assume twisting, repetitive, ...
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*  Paroxysmal kinesigenic choreoathetosis - Wikipedia
... is a hyperkinetic movement disorder characterized by attacks of involuntary movements, which are triggered by sudden voluntary ... They named it paroxysmal dystonic choreoathetosis. Kertesz later described another new movement disorder in 1967. He described ... They described a disorder consisting of attacks of involuntary movements but unlike PKD, the attacks lasted minutes to hours ... The attacks of involuntary movements last less than one minute and have a known trigger, usually a sudden voluntary movement. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paroxysmal_kinesigenic_choreoathetosis
*  Mixed Cerebral Palsy - Brain and Spinal Cord
This means that the child will have the stiffness of spasticity with the writhing, involuntary movements of athetoid cerebral ... Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Balance Problems Behavior Problems Cognitive Disabilities Coma Depression Causes of ... The dyskinetic forms of cerebral palsy, athetoid, choreoathetiod, and dystonic, are marked by slow, involuntary writhing ... Generally the spasticity will be identified before the athetoid component; the involuntary movements of athetoid CP usually ...
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*  Movement Disorders - The Clinical Advisor
A movement disorder is an abnormality of movement, defined as either abnormal involuntary movements (hyperkinetic movement ... Most common inpatient movement disorders:. 1. Acute dystonic reaction from an antipsychotic or antiemetic. Treat by stopping ... Hyperkinetic movement disorders and hypokinetic movement disorders.. *. Hyperkinetic movement disorders (too much movement)*. ... Diagnosing the different types of movement disorders is a clinical diagnosis. Each movement disorder below, in turn, has its ...
  http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/hospital-medicine/movement-disorders/article/600001/
*  Tremor - Wikipedia
Dystonic tremor occurs in individuals of all ages who are affected by dystonia, a movement disorder in which sustained ... It is the most common of all involuntary movements and can affect the hands, arms, eyes, face, head, vocal folds, trunk, and ... The pattern of dystonic tremor may differ from essential tremor. Dystonic tremors occur irregularly and often can be relieved ... Botulinum toxin is also prescribed to treat voice and head tremors and several movement disorders ...
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*  Tremors : Get facts on Symptoms, Causes and Treatment
... neurological disorders and neurodegenerative diseases. There are several types of tremor and treatment generally includes ... Dystonic tremor occurs in individuals of all ages who are affected by dystonia, a movement disorder in which sustained ... It is the most common of all involuntary movements and can affect the hands, arms, head, face, voice, trunk, and legs. Most ... Cerebellar tremor may be accompanied by dysarthria (speech problems), nystagmus (rapid involuntary movements of the eyes), gait ...
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*  Surround Inhibition in Patients With Dystonia - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Dystonic Disorders. Dyskinesias. Neurologic Manifestations. Nervous System Diseases. Signs and Symptoms. Movement Disorders. ... Dystonia is a movement disorder in which involuntary muscle contractions cause uncontrolled twisting and repetitive movement or ... as dystonic symptoms mainly occur with selective tasks or movements we plan to study intracortical inhibitory mechanisms before ... For a selective movement or task, certain muscles are normally recruited and others are inhibited at the cortical level. We ...
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*  Genetic heterogeneity in rapid onset dystonia-parkinsonism: description of a new family | Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery &...
... is a rare movement disorder with autosomal dominant inheritance, characterised by sudden onset of dystonic spasms and slowness ... RDP is characterised by sudden onset of orofacial dystonia, dysarthria, dysphagia, and involuntary dystonic spasms, ... Rapid onset dystonia-parkinsonism (RDP) is an autosomal dominant movement disorder with reduced penetrance. ... This suggests an as yet unidentified familial renal disorder; however, its potential relation to the RDP in this family remains ...
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*  Clinical Care Overview for Acute Juvenile Cervical Torticollis -- ChiroACCESS
Botulinum Toxin for the Treatment of Involuntary Movement Disorders (Status: Recruiting) Neurophysiologic Study of Patient With ... Essential Tremor and Dystonic Tremor (Status: Recruiting) Performance Evaluation of the AMS CONTINUUM™ Device (Status: ... Investigation of Non-Invasive Outcomes Predictors in Patients Undergoing DBS for Movement Disorders (Status: Active, not ... The involuntary muscle contractions in the neck region of patients with torticollis can be due to congenital defects, trauma, ...
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*  Dystonia
... is a neurological movement disorder, which is characterised by spasms and sustained contractions of the muscles. Find ... Movement Disorders Unit, King's College Hospital, London, Dr K Ray Chaudhuri, Movement Disorders Unit, King's College Hospital ... In about a quarter of patients the hand may also develop some tremor, especially if trying to correct the involuntary movement. ... Studies have shown that most patients do experience a marked improvement in their dystonic movements, although some benefit to ...
  http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/conditions/brain-and-nervous-system/a342/dystonia/
*  Twitching in Sleep - New Kids Center
This movement disorder is what causes dystonic tremors. It can affect people of all ages. The movements are as a result of ... involuntary movement that occurs at any given time, which includes when you are deep in sleep. The movements can be temporary ... These are involuntary movements that happen in a rhythmic motion. They are gentler compared to tics, spasms and convulsions. ... This is involuntary movement that appears when there is sudden relaxation or tensing of muscles or a muscle. ...
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*  Neurological Problems and Management | Stroke | Meningitis
... genetic disorder, autosomal dominant 2. Findings: usually occurs in middle age, increased involuntary movements, progressive ... dystonic posture IV. gradually becomes bedridden b. cognitive function: less able to organize, plan and sequence behavior c. ... Eye disorders from most common to least common A. Disorders of refraction 1. Myopia (near-sightedness) - blurred distance ... Disorders of the Eye Overview and content: eye disorders from the front to the back of the eye ...
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*  Needle-free Acupuncture ? - BrainMeta.com Forum
Dyskinesias are movement disorders and can include any of a number of repetitive, involuntary, and purposeless body or facial ... and yet cognitive-impairing and miscellaneous movements disorders as akinesia , Tardive dyskinesia , akathisia , acute dystonic ... involuntary movements. Tremors and rigidity. Body restlessness Muscle contractions. Mask like face. Involuntary movement of the ... Tongue movements, such as 'tongue thrusts' or 'fly-catching' movements Lip smacking Finger movements Eye blinking. Movements of ...
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*  Echolalia
The involuntary imitation of the movements of another person. Echopraxia is a feature of schizophrenia (especially the ... acute dystonic reaction. Acute Dystonic An acute dystonic reaction consists of sustained, often painful muscular spasms, ... Attention Deficit Disorder Attention-Deficit-Disorder ( ADD) , hyperactivity, and dyslexia are believed to be disorders o... ...
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*  SOX5-Null Heterozygous Mutation in a Family with Adult-Onset Hyperkinesia and Behavioral Abnormalities
... with dystonic and choreiform movements being the most salient features. The movement disorder was accompanied by behavioral ... Over the next few months, the patient progressively manifested continuous abnormal involuntary movements affecting her face, ... M. J. Edwards and K. P. Bhatia, "Functional (psychogenic) movement disorders: merging mind and brain," The Lancet Neurology, ... Future studies are warranted to further explore a possible role of SOX5 in movement and neuropsychiatric disorders and advance ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/crig/2017/2721615/
*  Jaundice and Cerebral Palsy Attorneys | Birth Injury Lawyers
Kernicterus involves specific movement disorders, hearing loss or deafness, and impairment of eye movements. Children with ... kernicterus typically have a dystonic or athetoid form of cerebral palsy. Athetoid refers to slow, writhing involuntary ... Cerebral palsy consists of a range of disorders affecting the brain and nervous system that cause movement, posture, cognitive ... movements that occur. Dystonia, or abnormal muscle tone and position, is more common, and may occur with or without athetosis. ...
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*  DailyMed - PERPHENAZINE- perphenazine tablet, film coated
... chewing movements). Sometimes these may be accompanied by involuntary movements of the extremities. There is no known effective ... Dystonic symptoms include: spasm of the neck muscles, sometimes progressing to tightness of the throat, swallowing difficulty, ... There have been reports of agitation, hypertonia, hypotonia, tremor, somnolence, respiratory distress and feeding disorder in ... The syndrome is characterized by rhythmical, involuntary movements of the tongue, face, mouth or jaw (e.g., protrusion of ...
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... involuntary movements of the tongue, face, mouth, jaw, arms, legs, or back eg, chewing movements, puckering of mouth, puffing ... extrapyramidal disorder, movement disorder. Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, ... The possibility of obtundation, seizure or dystonic reaction of the head and neck following overdose may create a risk of ... What Causes Delusional Disorder? D2 and receptors and activity at 5-HT2A receptors. Stay out of the sun. It is important to ...
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