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2,337 Possible Causes for Dystonia

  • Parkinson's Disease

    SUBJECTS/PATIENTS: Six patients with Parkinson's disease with deep brain stimulation experiencing disabling foot dystonia.[] KEYWORDS: Deep brain stimulation; Dystonia; Parkinson’s disease; Stuttering[] The prevalence of GCH1 mutations in probands was different between PD [1.9% (5/268)] and DRD [26.9% (7/26)] (p value KEYWORDS: Dopa-responsive dystonia; Dystonia; GCH1; Genetics[]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

    Abstract While the alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) is frequently encountered in a number of medical settings, its clinical management is inconsistent. Appropriate management of the AWS can be enhanced by objectively quantifying principal symptoms. The modified or Milwaukee Selective Severity Assessment (MSSA)[…][]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    Some with type 3 disease showed a never-before-reported phenomenon of rapid and repetitive dystonia-like hyperkinetic movement disorder.[] Compared to PD, a lower risk of developing falls and freezing of gait but a higher risk of dystonia, motor fluctuations, and levodopa induced dyskinesia (LID) have been reported[] They may include severe weakness in the arms and legs (dystonia), spasticity or muscle rigidity, (hypertonia), awkward body movements (ataxia) often involving a slow, staggering[]

  • Basal Ganglia Hemorrhage

    Dystonia, asterixis, chorea and hypokinesia are reported after basal ganglia stroke, but restless leg syndrome (RLG), distinguished by a rather unpleasant sensation in the[] Certain brain disorders like Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Wilson’s disease, multiple system atrophy and dystonia can also cause basal ganglia stroke.[] There are certain brain disorders, including Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Wilson’s disease, multiple atrophy, and dystonia that can lead to a basal ganglia stroke[]

  • Cerebral Palsy

    Primary outcomes were change in dystonia and adverse effects.[] Screening for methemoglobinemia in children with dystonia, microcephaly, and progressive cerebellar atrophy can be helpful in identifying more cases.[] METHODS: We describe the importance of the order of dual neuromodulation surgery for dystonia and deafness.[]

  • Meige Syndrome

    Abstract Segmental craniocervical dystonia is characterized by blephalospasm and oromandibular dystonia and is also called Meige syndrome.[] CONCLUSION: Bilateral low-voltage GPi stimulation allowed efficient control of MS symptoms and the associated brachial cervical dystonia.[] Meige's Syndrome (also known as Cranial Dystonia or Oral Facial Dystonia) and is actually a combination of two forms of dystonia – Eye Dystonia (Blepharospasm) and Mouth,[]

  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

    Lidocaine should be considered in pain relief of dystonia to improve quality of life.[] Movements are slowed, muscles become rigid, and axial dystonia develops. Patients tend to fall backward.[] Botulinum Toxin Benefits Many PSP Patients With Dystonia. Medscape Medical News. Available at . Accessed: July 7, 2013.[]

  • Niemann-Pick Disease Type C

    When a young patient with ataxia or dystonia shows VSGP, NP-C should be considered.[] NPC could masquerade as a pure neuropsychiatric disorder such as dystonia or schizophrenia.[] At the age of 8 years, she presented slow running followed by both fingers dystonia at the age of 10 years.[]

  • Drug-induced Dystonia

    Moreover, a serious and debilitating form of the disorder called tardive dystonia may follow. There are no tests tailored to diagnose drug-induced dystonia.[] For all patients at risk, dystonia was more common in men and in younger patients.[] Abstract Neuroleptic-induced tardive dystonia is frequently refractory to therapy.[]

  • X-linked Parkinsonism-Spasticity Syndrome

    […] to alcohol combined with variable degrees of dystonia DYT-12 ATP1A3 19q13 Rapid Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism Autosomal Dominant Acute or subacute onset of dystonia in combination[] […] people with dystonia.[] 11, Myoclonic Dystonia 11, Myoclonic, Included Dystonia, Alcohol-Responsive Myoclonic Dystonia Myoclonus, Hereditary Essential Myoclonus-Dystonia Syndrome DYT11 DYT11 159900[]

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