*  Spasmodic torticollis - Wikipedia
Spasmodic torticollis is an extremely painful chronic neurological movement disorder causing the neck to involuntarily turn to ... Symptoms can also worsen while the patient is walking or during periods of increased stress. Other symptoms include muscle ... Both agonist and antagonist muscles contract simultaneously during dystonic movement. Causes of the disorder are predominantly ... Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 13 (7): 411-6. doi:10.1016/j.parkreldis.2007.02.005. PMID 17442609. Vacherot F, Vaugoyeau M ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spasmodic_torticollis
*  SOX5-Null Heterozygous Mutation in a Family with Adult-Onset Hyperkinesia and Behavioral Abnormalities
The neurological examination revealed cervical dystonia, truncal dystonia, dystonic finger posturing, and severe orofacial ... a functional movement disorder was also discussed but deemed unlikely because of the lack of additional signs and symptoms ... Deciphering Developmental Disorders S, "Large-scale discovery of novel genetic causes of developmental disorders," Nature, vol ... the patient continued to have persistent mixed generalized hyperkinesia with pronounced dystonic and choreic elements. Symptoms ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/crig/2017/2721615/
*  Tourette Syndrome Fact Sheet | National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
What disorders are associated with TS?How is TS diagnosed?How is TS treated?Is TS inherited?What is the prognosis? ... What are the symptoms?What is the course of TS? Can people with TS control their tics?What causes TS? ... Neurological side effects such as tremor, dystonic reactions (twisting movements or postures), parkinsonian-like symptoms, and ... As a result, some may actually become symptom-free or no longer need medication for tic suppression. Although the disorder is ...
  https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Tourette-Syndrome-Fact-Sheet
*  Studies of the Variable Phenotypic Presentations of Rapid-Onset Dystonia Parkinsonism and Other Movement Disorders - Full Text...
Dystonic Disorders. Parkinsonian Disorders. Dyskinesias. Neurologic Manifestations. Nervous System Diseases. Signs and Symptoms ... RDP has elements of both dystonia and Parkinson's disease-two neurological diseases with motor and neuropsychological symptoms ... Rapid-onset dystonia-parkinsonism (RDP) is a rare, movement disorder with variable characteristics ranging from sudden onset ( ... Studies of the Variable Phenotypic Presentations of Rapid-Onset Dystonia Parkinsonism and Other Movement Disorders. The safety ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00682513?recrs=abc&cond=%22Dystonia%22&rank=38
*  Frontiers | Environmental pollutants as risk factors for neurodegenerative disorders: Alzheimer and Parkinson diseases |...
Parkinson Disease is a chronic and progressive neurological disorder characterized by the selective loss of dopaminergic ... which consists on an extra pyramidal syndrome that resembles the dystonic movements associated with parkinsonian symptoms ( ... The motor symptoms appear when at least 60% of dopaminergic neurons are lost and 80-85% of dopamine content in the striatum is ... Metals. Lead (Pb) is a heavy metal well known by its neurological toxic effects, although a direct association with AD ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fncel.2015.00124/full
*  Needle-free Acupuncture ? - BrainMeta.com Forum
These positive symptoms can include:. Hallucinations Delusions. Thought disorder. Disorders of movement. } as quoted from : ... and neurological disorders. While newer atypical antipsychotics such as olanzapine and risperidone appear to have less dystonic ... Extrapyramidal symptoms therefore are symptoms that manifest themselves in various movement disorders.. Extrapyramidal symptoms ... Positive Schizophrenia Symptoms Positive symptoms of the disorder are easy-to-spot behaviors not seen in healthy people and ...
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*  Conversion disorder - Wikipedia
Conversion disorder was retained in DSM-5, but given the subtitle functional neurological symptom disorder. The new criteria ... dystonic movement, myoclonus, gait disorder) With swallowing symptoms With speech symptoms (e.g. dysphonia, slurred speech) ... F44.9 "Conversion and somatic symptom disorders". Retrieved 25 November 2015. "Conversion disorder". National Center for ... Conversion disorder is now contained under the umbrella term functional neurological symptom disorder. In cases of conversion ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conversion_disorder
*  Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy in Movement Disorders - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Dystonic Disorders. Tremor. Movement Disorders. Pathologic Processes. Parkinsonian Disorders. Basal Ganglia Diseases. Brain ... National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:. NCT02119611 History of Changes ... intractable symptoms of ET or dystonia impacting at least 2 activities of daily living. ... Interested in being evaluated to undergo DBS, if indicated, to treat medically refractory movement disorder or Patients already ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02119611?recr=Open&cond=%22Essential+Tremor%22&rank=11
*  Frontiers | Aberrant Oscillatory Activity during Simple Movement in Task-Specific Focal Hand Dystonia | Neurology
... and standardization of imaging protocols are necessary to strengthen sample sizes for uncommon neurological disorders like ... clear dystonic movements during performance of a dystonic task, and no botulinum toxin A injections 3 months prior to ... Task-specific focal hand dystonia (tspFHD) is a debilitating movement disorder characterized by involuntary co-contractions of ... even though it would not be possible to design a common task that would elicit these symptoms across such a heterogeneous ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fneur.2012.00165/full
*  Physiological Investigations of Movement Disorders - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Have major depression or any major mental disorders (axis I disorders). *Have a neurological disorder. ... Dystonic Disorders. Tourette Syndrome. Movement Disorders. Tic Disorders. Tics. Pathologic Processes. Parkinsonian Disorders. ... Signs and Symptoms. Heredodegenerative Disorders, Nervous System. Genetic Diseases, Inborn. Neurodevelopmental Disorders. ... Have a psychotic disorder, Bipolar Disorder or a current depressive episode.. *Have another neurologic disorder than a movement ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01019343?term=%22sepiapterin+reductase+deficiency%22+%5BDISEASE%5D+OR+NCT01019343+%5BID-NUMBER%5D+OR+NCT00001208+%5BID-NUMBER%5D+OR+NCT00001367+%5BID-NUMBER%5D&rank=2
*  Dr. Donald A Smith MD Reviews | Tampa, FL | Vitals.com
75 reviews, Phone number & practice locations, Neurological Surgeon in Tampa, FL. ... Neurological Surgery A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is ... Parkinson's Disease Get the facts about Parkinson's disease, including symptoms. * View All Care Guides Prepare for your next ... Home Find a Neurological Surgeon FL Tampa Neurological Surgeons Dr. Donald A Smith, MD ...
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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 ... For more information on neurological disorders or research programs funded by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders ... In some people, tremor is a symptom of a neurological disorder or appears as a side effect of certain drugs. The most common ...
  https://www.medicinenet.com/tremor/article.htm
*  Special Spines Seminar - Tomsterdam
Research has shown, however, that while ST does indeed seem to originate in the brain, it is clearly a neurological disorder ... Most patients first experience symptoms midlife. Because it can be more severe during times of anxiety or stress, ST was once ... Both agonist and antagonist muscles contract simultaneously during dystonic movement.. Approximately 0.003% - so about 5,000 ... ST can resemble other disorders including Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, muscular dystrophy and wry neck. ...
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*  Frontiers | DNA Sequence Analysis in Clinical Medicine, Proceeding Cautiously | Molecular Biosciences
In addition, for many genetic disorders the most characteristic features of that disorder are not present in young infants. ... neurological symptoms, skeletal abnormalities, growth defects, eye defects cardiovascular defects, and muscle defects. In their ... Dystonic movements include hypokinetic and hyperkinetic movements frequently classified as cerebral palsy. ... In addition, the symptoms in these patients were not relieved by L-dopa and carbidopa. Despite therapy these twin suffered ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmolb.2017.00024/full
*  Discovery through DNA | Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada
One Gene, Three Disorders - Rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism (RDP) is characterized by abrupt onset of dystonic and ... New Cause for Episodic Dystonia - Mutations in ECHS1 are associated with Leigh's disease, a severe neurological disorder ... Dystonia symptoms dramatically reduced or eliminated. The treatment of choice for adults and children with DRD is oral levodopa ... Different mutations in this same gene cause two other neurological disorders: alternating hemiplegia of childhood and CAPOS ...
  http://dystoniacanada.org/news/discovery-through-dna?page=1
*  Discovery through DNA | Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada
One Gene, Three Disorders - Rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism (RDP) is characterized by abrupt onset of dystonic and ... New Cause for Episodic Dystonia - Mutations in ECHS1 are associated with Leigh's disease, a severe neurological disorder ... Geneticists seek to understand how changes in DNA ultimately lead to signs and symptoms of dystonia. This is a critical ... Different mutations in this same gene cause two other neurological disorders: alternating hemiplegia of childhood and CAPOS ...
  http://dystoniacanada.org/discovery-through-dna
*  Antibody-mediated encephalitis: a treatable cause of schizophrenia | The British Journal of Psychiatry
Psychiatric symptoms are common, and individuals with the disorder often present initially to psychiatric services. We describe ... Angela Vincent is a professor of neuroimmunology, leading research on autoimmunity in neurological disorders and heading the ... coma and dystonic movement disorder and with an underlying ovarian teratoma.2 The antibodies are highly specific, demonstrably ... state and catatonic movement disorder alongside the psychotic symptoms and rapid cognitive deterioration in the disorder that ...
  http://bjp.rcpsych.org/content/200/2/92.full
*  What are some possible reasons for trembling muscles? | Reference.com
Muscle tremors sometimes are a symptom of a neurological disorder. They occur when the section of the brain that controls ... Medication such as amphetamines, corticosteroids and some drugs for psychiatric disorders cause trembling of muscles. Liver ... Muscle tremor classifications based on appearance and cause include essential tremor, Parkinson's tremor, dystonic tremors, ...
  https://www.reference.com/health/possible-reasons-trembling-muscles-821d5377b516c95c
*  Frontiers | Multivariate Analysis and Machine Learning in Cerebral Palsy Research | Neurology
5. NIH (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke). Cerebral Palsy: Hope through Research. (2017). Available from ... Prevalence and risk indicators of temporomandibular disorder signs and symptoms in a pediatric population with spastic cerebral ... athetoid or dystonic) CP, ataxic CP (e.g., with tremors), and mixed CP. ... can help patients alleviate symptoms and improve motor skills (5). The signs and symptoms of CP usually appear in the early ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fneur.2017.00715/full
*  Orphanet: Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency
A ketogenic diet may be indicated especially for those presenting with a dystonic disorder. Dichloroacetate has been used but ... Manifestations range from often fatal, severe, neonatal lactic acidosis to later-onset neurological disorders. Six subtypes ... Other patients develop symptoms soon after birth. Some have a primarily metabolic-type picture (potentially fatal lactic ... is a rare neurometabolic disorder characterized by a wide range of clinical signs with metabolic and neurological components of ...
  http://www.orpha.net/consor/cgi-bin/OC_Exp.php?lng=EN&Expert=765
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Sertaline | Read by QxMD
Physical and neurological examination and laboratory work-up did not reveal any abnormalities. The symptoms resolved after ... Symptom-Onset Dosing of Sertraline for the Treatment of Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial. ... The clinical presentation of tic disorders with simple and complex motor or vocal tics is reviewed in detail. The most common ... Two of the patients had severe ego-dystonic obsessions with sexual, aggressive, religious themes and forbidden thoughts, while ...
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*  Dystonias -- American Academy of Neurology
NINDS Disorders is an index of neurological conditions provided by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke ... Later, individuals may show dystonic postures and movements while walking and ultimately even while they are relaxed. Dystonic ... Other possible symptoms are tremor and voice or speech difficulties. About half the cases of dystonia have no connection to ... Offers an outreach program designed to increase awareness of the disorder. Chapters are located nationwide. ...
  http://patients.aan.com/disorders/index.cfm?event=view&disorder_id=913
*  Neurophysiological Markers in Patients With Craniofacial Dystonia and Their Relatives - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Dystonic Disorders. Dyskinesias. Neurologic Manifestations. Nervous System Diseases. Signs and Symptoms. Movement Disorders. ... Age matched volunteers over 18 years-old entered into the study must be free of neurological disease as determined by a ... There is good evidence that focal dystonia is a genetically determined disorder, but the responsible gene remains undetermined ... It is unclear why some relatives of patients with craniofacial dystonia do not develop dystonic symptoms. One possible ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00082615?cond=%22dopa-responsive+dystonia%22+OR+%22Dystonia%22&rank=10
*  Frontiers | Zebrafish as an Animal Model for Drug Discovery in Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders: A Systematic...
Most of the hypokinetic syndromes are associated with the neurodegenerative disorder Parkinson's disease (PD). In contrast, ... The discovery of effective therapies for these disorders has been challenging and has also involved the development and ... The discovery of effective therapies for these disorders has been challenging and has also involved the development and ... Zebrafish constitutes an alternative vertebrate model for the study of movement disorders. The neuronal circuitries involved in ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fneur.2018.00347/full
*  Personality Disorder
Anxiety symptoms are common to many psychiatric disorders such as depression and the anxiety disorders. The diagnosis of social ... or deficits of sensory function that suggest a neurological or medical condition. B. The temporal relation of symptoms to a ... agents such as haloperidol and fluphenazine produce a high incidence of extrapyramidal symptoms such as acute dystonic ... Common coexisting diagnoses include panic disorder, eating disorders, substance-related disorders. These disorders should be ...
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