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158 Possible Causes for Abnormal Involuntary Movement, Choreoathetoid Movements

  • Chorea Gravidarum

    She had bilateral choreoathetoid, purposeless, irregular, jerky movements in her upper limbs.[] […] are measured on an Abnormal Involuntary Movements scale.[] The remaining chapters focus on the abnormal involuntary movements associated with each disease or syndrome.[]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    ’s Disease Rating Scale Mucuna pruriens Parkinson’s disease randomised controlled trial Statistics from AIMS, Abnormal Involuntary Movements Scale AUC, area[] Abnormal involuntary movements induced by subthalamic nucleus stimulation in parkinsonian patients. Mov Disord 1996 ;11: 231 - 235 34.[] AIMS, Abnormal Involuntary Movements Scale AUC, area under curve CD, carbidopa COMT, catechol O -methyltransferase LD, levodopa 3-OMD, 3-O-methyl-dopa UPDRS, Unified Parkinson[]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    The advanced stage is marked by rapid and involuntary rhythmic movements, twisting postures, contortions of the torso, abnormal gait and, ultimately, fixed postural deformities[] This is a noninvasive, painless, low cost exam, which is potentially available in developing countries, and which can be performed in patients with involuntary movements of[] […] skepticism by the scientific community because it was difficult to understand how an "outdated" method based on properties of ultrasonography waves could reveal brain tissue abnormalities[]

  • Huntington's Disease

    Involuntary movements are usually not seen in FTD.Two patients with involuntary choreoathetoid movements but otherwise presenting a bv-FTD-phenotype were referred and Huntington's[] Motor function was assessed by Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale (AIMS) and by Unified Huntington Disease Rating Scale (UHDRS) presurgery and postsurgery for up to 4 years[] Defective huntingtin protein leads to brain changes that cause abnormal involuntary movements, a severe decline in thinking and reasoning skills, and irritability, depression[]

  • Wilson Disease

    Patients in the choreic group (11%) - Predominantly characterized by choreoathetoid abnormal movements associated with dystonia Psychiatric features include emotional lability[] […] active hepatitis, cirrhosis, fulminant hepatitis Neurologic disease-dystonia, dysarthria, tremors, involuntary choreiform movements (e.g., features of cerebellar or extrapyramidal[] The range of psychiatric abnormalities associated with Wilson disease extends from behavioral/mood state disturbances through movement disorders (occasionally choreoathetoid[]

  • Rheumatic Chorea

    Paroxysmal hypnogenic dyskinesia This condition consists of brief, occasionally painful dystonic or choreoathetoid movements occurring during non–rapid eye movement sleep.[] The various clinical signs of rheumatic chorea were scored with MAIMS score (Modified Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale score) which is used for tardive dyskinesia.[] Sydenham's chorea is a movement disorder that causes abnormal movements of the hands and face.[]

  • Orofacial Dyskinesia

    […] of the tongue; there may also be choreoathetoid movements of the extremities.[] Two to three weeks later they were examined for the presence of abnormal involuntary movements and rated with the abnormal involuntary movements scale (AIMS).[] OTD was measured using the Abnormal Involuntary Movements Scale and Waddington et al.'s (1993) criteria.[]

  • Senile Chorea

    Differential diagnosis of choreoathetoid movement disorders Epidemiology & etiology Signs & symptoms Diagnostics Huntington disease Almost always younger or middle-aged men[] Abnormal involuntary movements (AIMs) are also known as 'dyskinesias'.[] The remaining chapters focus on the abnormal involuntary movements associated with each disease or syndrome.[]

  • Hemiballismus

    A 68-year-old woman with poorly controlled diabetes mellitus presented to the emergency department with choreoathetoid movements affecting the upper and lower left limbs.[] involuntary movements) Hemichorea Henoch's chorea Kinesiogenic choreoathetosis On examination - choreiform movement Oral choreiform movement Paroxysmal choreoathetosis Progressive[] CASE REPORT: A 45-year-old woman presented with choreoathetoid movements of the right upper limb, persistent vomiting and generalized body weakness.[]

  • Cerebral Palsy

    Patients with non- spastic cerebral palsy present with dysarthria and abnormal involuntary movements (choreoathetoid, dystonic, or ataxic ) that worsen with stress.[] Dyskinetic (also called either dystonic or choreoathetoid): where there are uncontrolled, involuntary movements.[] The frequency of these abnormal involuntary movements is less than in the choreoathetotic form. Usually the muscle tone is increased.[]

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