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  1. ... is used to relieve the symptoms of cervical dystonia (spasmodic torticollis; uncontrollable tightening of the neck muscles that may cause neck pain and abnormal head positions) in people 16 years of age and older; relieve the symptoms ...
  2. JAMA Patient Page: Deep Brain Stimulation (American Medical Association) - PDF  
    ... essential tremor (uncontrollable shaking of the hands), and dystonia (uncontrollable movements of the body). It is being ... a National Institutes of Health User on 09/16/2014
  3. Spasmodic Dysphonia From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders)  
    ... involves involuntary muscle contractions is also called a dystonia; therefore, another name for spasmodic dysphonia is laryngeal dystonia. Spasmodic dysphonia is considered a form of focal ...
  4. Machado-Joseph Disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... eyes, and lower limb spasticity. Some individuals develop dystonia (sustained muscle contractions that cause twisting of the ... years of age, with faster progression and more dystonia and rigidity than ataxia. Type II, the most ...
  5. Machado-Joseph Disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    ... vision, and frequent urination. Some individuals also have dystonia (sustained muscle contractions that cause twisting of the ... severe spasticity as well as some symptoms of dystonia. Speech problems and trouble swallowing can be treated ...
  6. Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network)  
    ... Host Disease [ Go To Web Site ] [ Study Information ] [+] Dystonia Coalition cervical dystonia blepharospasm spasmodic dysphonia craniofacial dystonia limb dystonia [ go ...
  7. Copper Test (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)  
    ... Behavioral changes Tremors Difficulty walking and/or swallowing Dystonia If the kidneys are involved, then urine production ... Behavioral changes Tremors Difficulty walking and/or swallowing Dystonia One or more of the copper tests may ...
  8. Myoclonus From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... myoclonus, essential tremor, and even a form of dystonia, called myoclonus dystonia. Another form of essential myoclonus may be a ... diseases usually involves myoclonus, visual problems, dementia, and dystonia (sustained muscle contractions that cause twisting movements or ...
  9. Caregiver's Guide to Huntington's Disease (We Move) (Huntington's Disease Society of America) - PDF  
    ... Boston University; Attending Physician and Director of the Dystonia and Huntington’s Disease Clinic, Boston Veterans Administration Hospital; ... You may also see stiffness or involuntary posturing (dystonia), such as arching of the back or extending ...
  10. Neuroacanthocytosis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    ... involuntary, dance-like movements), parkinsonism (slowness of movement), dystonia (abnormal body postures), and problems walking. There may ... movements. Botulinum toxin injections usually improve symptoms of dystonia. A feeding tube may be needed for individuals ...
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