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Disease Chorea

Name Chorea
Synonyms BCH | Benign Hereditary Chorea | Benign Hereditary Choreas | BHC | Chorea, Benign Hereditary | Chorea, Chronic Progressive | Chorea Disorder | Chorea Disorders | Chorea, Hereditary | Chorea, Rheumatic | Choreas | Choreas, Benign Hereditary | Choreas, Chronic Progressive | Chorea, Senile | Choreas, Hereditary | Choreas, Rheumatic | Choreas, Senile | Choreas, Sydenham | Chorea, Sydenham | Chorea, Sydenham's | Chorea Syndrome | Chorea Syndromes | Choreatic Disorder | Choreatic Disorders | Choreatic Syndrome | Choreatic Syndromes | Choreic Movement | Choreic Movements | Choreiform Movement | Choreiform Movements | Chronic Progressive Chorea | Chronic Progressive Choreas | Disorder, Chorea | Disorder, Choreatic | Disorders, Chorea | Disorders, Choreatic | Dyskinesia, Paroxysmal | Dyskinesias, Paroxysmal | Hereditary Chorea | Hereditary Chorea, Benign | Hereditary Choreas | Hereditary Choreas, Benign | Hereditary Progressive Chorea Without Dementia | Movement, Choreic | Movement, Choreiform | Movements, Choreic | Movements, Choreiform | Paroxysmal Dyskinesia | Paroxysmal Dyskinesias | Progressive Chorea, Chronic | Progressive Choreas, Chronic | Rheumatic Chorea | Rheumatic Choreas | Senile Chorea | Senile Choreas | St. Vitus Dance | St. Vitus's Dance | St. Vituss Dance | St. Vitus's Dances | Sydenham Chorea | Sydenham Choreas | Sydenham's Chorea | Sydenhams Chorea | Syndrome, Chorea | Syndrome, Choreatic | Syndromes, Chorea | Syndromes, Choreatic
Definition Involuntary, forcible, rapid, jerky movements that may be subtle or become confluent, markedly altering normal patterns of movement. Hypotonia and pendular reflexes are often associated. Conditions which feature recurrent or persistent episodes of chorea as a primary manifestation of disease are referred to as CHOREATIC DISORDERS. Chorea is also a frequent manifestation of BASAL GANGLIA DISEASES.
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D002819
OMIM® ID 118700

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