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Focal, segmental or multifocal dystonia

Orpha number ORPHA1866
Synonym(s) -
Prevalence 1-5 / 10 000
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Adult
ICD-10
  • G24.3
  • G24.4
  • G24.5
  • G24.8
ICD-O -
OMIM -
UMLS -
MeSH -
MedDRA -

Summary

Focal Dystonia is a rare neurologic movement disorder characterized by sustained muscle contractions of a single body region, usually producing twisting and repetitive movements or abnormal postures or positions.


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Detailed information

Review article
  • EN (2014)
Clinical practice guidelines
  • EN (2011)Patient Inform
  • DE (2012)
Article for general public
  • FR (2006,pdf)
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