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Glossary for Dysonia-like movements

Medical terms related to Dysonia-like movements or mentioned in this section include:

  • Dysonia:
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis: Chronic arthritis affecting children and teens
  • Klippel Feil Syndrome: A rare congenital disorder characterized by abnormal fusion of two or more vertebrae in the neck. The disorder is often associated with other abnormalities but their incidence is highly variable.
  • Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Sandifer syndrome: A rare disorder where torticollis (neck spasms) is associated with a hiatus hernia. All the symptoms seem to be as a result of the hiatus hernia.
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Spasticity: When there are hypertonic movements of the muscles and they are stiff
  • Syringomyelia: Spinal cord cysts
  • Tics: A condition which is characterized by an involuntary, compulsive, rapid and repetitive movement
  • Tonic seizure: Abnormal electrical activity in a part of the brain which results mainly in muscle stiffness and rigidity. Tonic seizures are considered relatively uncommon. They can occur at any age but are more common in childhood. Patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome or multiple sclerosis are particularly susceptible to this type of seizure. Episodes usually only last for a matter of minutes and recovery can vary from minutes to hours.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dysonia-like movements:

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