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Disease Stereotypic Movement Disorder

Name Stereotypic Movement Disorder
Synonyms Body Rocking | Head Banging | Movement Disorder, Stereotypic | Stereotypic Movement Disorders
Definition Motor behavior that is repetitive, often seemingly driven, and nonfunctional. This behavior markedly interferes with normal activities or results in severe bodily self-injury. The behavior is not due to the direct physiological effects of a substance or a general medical condition. (DSM-IV, 1994)
Categories Mental disorder
MeSH® ID D019956
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