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Juvenile-onset dystonia

Juvenile-onset dystonia: Introduction

Juvenile-onset dystonia: A rare form of progressive dystonia that starts early in life - first or second decade. Dystonia is prolonged involuntary muscle spasms or contractions. Various other physical abnormalities are also present and severe hearing loss usually occurs by the middle of the first decade. In the two reported cases, death occurred early in the third decade. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Juvenile-onset dystonia is available below.

Symptoms of Juvenile-onset dystonia

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Causes of Juvenile-onset dystonia

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Juvenile-onset dystonia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Juvenile-onset dystonia

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  1. Juvenile-onset dystonia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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