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Dystonia in elderly

Dystonia in elderly: Introduction

Dystonia in elderly: Dystonia in elderly refers to an older adult who has a neurological disorder that causes involuntary contractions of muscles in a repetitive, twisting manner. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Dystonia in elderly, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Dystonia in elderly:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Dystonia in elderly. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Dystonia in elderly: Comorbid Symptoms

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Dystonia in elderly: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Dystonia in elderly

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other less...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities,...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years, and Parkinsons-like...read more »

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Dystonia in elderly: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Dystonia in elderly

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How Common are these Causes of Dystonia in elderly?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dystonia in elderly. Of the 7 causes of Dystonia in elderly that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dystonia in elderly:

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