Hyperkinetic dysarthria: Introduction
Hyperkinetic dysarthria: A voice disorder where damage to part of the brain called the basal ganglia affects muscle tone and causes involuntary movements of the muscles involved in speech. May be caused by cancer, infections and Huntington's disease as well as others.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Hyperkinetic dysarthria is available below.
Symptoms of Hyperkinetic dysarthria
- Slow speech rate
- Inappropriate speech interruptions
- Tremulous voice
- Strained voice
- Voice stoppage
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Hyperkinetic dysarthria
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Hyperkinetic dysarthria
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Hyperkinetic dysarthria: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Hyperkinetic dysarthria
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Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
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such as a stroke...read more »
Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis.
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MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
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Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed.
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Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return.
A variety of symptoms can occur in...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
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Hyperkinetic dysarthria: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hyperkinetic dysarthria: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hyperkinetic dysarthria
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