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130 Possible Causes for Dementia, Dystonia, Facial Grimacing

  • Huntington's Disease

    Chorea and dystonia are features that may be troublesome to some patients and may potentially prove unresponsive to pharmacological treatments.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] grimaces.[patient.info] Dementias: Advances in Neurology . 38 Vol. New York, NY: Raven; 1983. Meiser B, Dunn S.[web.archive.org]

  • Wilson Disease

    The authors diagnosed acute focal dystonia induced by clomipramine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] epilepsy better than spikes Gene replacement therapy in a model of Charcot-Marie-Tooth 4C neuropathy Cortical microstructure in the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia[doi.org] It often responds poorly to anti dystonia medications.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

    Abstract Generalized dystonia is one of the most disabling movement disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] grimacing painful muscle spasms HSD is a genetic disease.[healthline.com] Serial assessments of a 29-year-old woman showed progressive dementia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Orofacial Dyskinesia

    Oromandibular dystonia (OMD) is perhaps the most common of these and includes jaw opening, jaw closing, and jaw deviation dystonia.[link.springer.com] On day 4 of treatment, she experienced involuntary, rhythmic facial grimacing accompanied by periodic cervical muscular contractures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia or mixed dementia who had indications for neuroleptic therapy were enrolled in a one-year, open-label study.[aafp.org]

  • Primary Torsion Dystonia

    Primary torsion dystonia (PTD) is a genetically heterogeneous, isolated form of dystonia.[symptoma.com] Berlin, Hirshwald Kraepelin E (1913) Dementia Praecox and Paraphrenia. Leipzig, Barth.[omicsonline.org] A primary dystonia is one that occurs without other neurological symptoms, such as seizures or a loss of intellectual function (dementia).[icdlist.com]

  • Paroxysmal Non-Kinesigenic Dyskinesia

    One hundred years have passed since the first clinical descriptions of dystonia cases appeared in the literature.[books.google.de] There was no axial muscle involvement, nor any oromandibular dystonia or facial grimacing.[neurologyindia.com] […] quality of this new edition, the following Section Editors provided oversight of their respective sections: - Movement Disorders-Joel Perlmutter, Washington University - Dementias-David[books.google.de]

  • Senile Chorea

    ., postpump chorea in children, cancer-related paraneoplastic syndromes), myoclonus, essential tremor, and dystonia, including dystonia plus syndromes.[books.google.com] The symptoms vary in severity--from mild cases in which there is restlessness, facial grimacing, and a slight degree of incoordination of movements, to severe cases involving[streetdirectory.com] Abstract Senile chorea (SC) is characterized by the presence of late onset, generalized chorea with no family history and no dementia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Blepharospasm

    Evidente VG (2002) Zolpidem improves dystonia in "Lubag" or X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism syndrome. Neurology 58:662-663.[web.archive.org] Abstract We report on two cases who presented with involuntary facial grimacing and frowning.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Richardson JC, Steele J, Olszewski J (1963) Supranuclear ophthalmoplegia, pseudobulbar palsy, nuchal dystonia and dementia.[dx.doi.org]

  • Facial Spasm

    Dystonia Dr. Kumar has been designated a Dystonia Doctor of Excellence by the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation.[movementdisorderscenter.org] While this prevents the facial grimacing seen in HFS, it also prevents normal facial movement at the sites of injection.[blepharospasm.org] A variety of facial structure may twitch and there can be eyelid twitching and squinting, mouth twitching and grunting, nose wrinkling and general grimacing.[ic.steadyhealth.com]

  • Chorea Gravidarum

    ., postpump chorea in children, cancer-related paraneoplastic syndromes), myoclonus, essential tremor, and dystonia, including dystonia plus syndromes.[books.google.de] grimaces.[encyclo.co.uk] , frontotemporal dementia, vanishing white matter, vasculitis, normal pressure hydrocephalus, neuromyelitis optica, Kennedy disease, spinal muscular atrophy, complex regional[books.google.de]

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