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Disease Dystonia

Name Dystonia
Synonyms Diurnal Dystonia | DYSTONIA 16 | Dystonia, Diurnal | Dystonia, Limb | Dystonia, Muscle | Dystonia, Paroxysmal | DYT16 | Limb Dystonia | Muscle Dystonia | Paroxysmal Dystonia
Definition An attitude or posture due to the co-contraction of agonists and antagonist muscles in one region of the body. It most often affects the large axial muscles of the trunk and limb girdles. Conditions which feature persistent or recurrent episodes of dystonia as a primary manifestation of disease are referred to as DYSTONIC DISORDERS. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p77)
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D004421
OMIM® ID 612067
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Dystonia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Amyotrophic Dystonic Paraplegia
  Cervical Dystonia, Primary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dystonia 13, Torsion
  Dystonia, Dopa-Responsive, due to Sepiapterin Reductase Deficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dystonia with Cerebellar Atrophy
  Epilepsy, rolandic with paroxysmal exercise-induced dystonia and writer's cramp
  Familial paroxysmal dystonia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  GLUT1 DEFICIENCY SYNDROME 2
  LEUKOENCEPHALOPATHY WITH DYSTONIA AND MOTOR NEUROPATHY Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Leukoencephalopathy with Dystonia and Motor Neuropathy, SCPx-Deficient
  Marsden syndrome
  Mohr-Tranebjaerg syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Torsion dystonia with onset in infancy
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