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Hyperkinetic dysarthria

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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Causes of Hyperkinetic dysarthria

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Misdiagnosis and Hyperkinetic dysarthria

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  1. Hyperkinetic dysarthria: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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