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Disease Meige Syndrome

Name Meige Syndrome
Synonyms Blepharospasm Oromandibular Dyskinesia | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dyskinesia | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dyskinesias | Blepharospasm Oromandibular Dystonia | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonia | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonias | Blepharospasm Oromandibular Dystonia Syndrome | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonia Syndrome | Blepharospasm Oromandibular Dystonia Syndrome, Idiopathic | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonia Syndrome, Idiopathic | Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonia Syndromes | Brueghel Syndrome | Dyskinesia, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular | Dyskinesia, Idiopathic Orofacial | Dyskinesias, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular | Dyskinesias, Idiopathic Orofacial | Dystonia, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular | Dystonias, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular | Dystonia Syndrome, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular | Dystonia Syndromes, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular | Idiopathic Blepharospasm Oromandibular Dystonia Syndrome | Idiopathic Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonia Syndrome | Idiopathic Orofacial Dyskinesia | Idiopathic Orofacial Dyskinesias | Orofacial Dyskinesia, Idiopathic | Orofacial Dyskinesias, Idiopathic | Syndrome, Blepharospasm-Oromandibular Dystonia
Definition A syndrome characterized by orofacial DYSTONIA; including BLEPHAROSPASM; forceful jaw opening; lip retraction; platysma muscle spasm; and tongue protrusion. It primarily affects older adults, with an incidence peak in the seventh decade of life. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p108)
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D008538
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