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Disease Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia

Name Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia
Synonyms Dystonia, Hypnogenic Paroxysmal | Dystonia, Nocturnal Paroxysmal | Dystonia, Nocturnal, Paroxysmal | Dystonias, Hypnogenic Paroxysmal | Dystonia, Sleep-Related | Dystonias, Nocturnal Paroxysmal | Dystonias, Sleep-Related | Hypnogenic Paroxysmal Dystonia | Hypnogenic Paroxysmal Dystonias | Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonias | Paroxysmal Dystonia, Hypnogenic | Paroxysmal Dystonia, Nocturnal | Paroxysmal Dystonias, Hypnogenic | Paroxysmal Dystonias, Nocturnal | Sleep Related Dystonia | Sleep-Related Dystonia | Sleep-Related Dystonias
Definition A parasomnia characterized by paroxysmal episodes of choreoathetotic, ballistic, dystonic movements, and semipurposeful activity. The episodes occur during non-rapid eye movement sleep and typically recur several times per night. (Neurology 1992 Jul;42(7 Suppl 6):61-67; Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p391)
Categories Mental disorder | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020183

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Wake Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Parasomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia
2. DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Wake Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Parasomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia

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