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Autosomal dominant cervical dystonia

Orpha number ORPHA93962
Synonym(s) Autosomal dominant spasmodic torticollis
Prevalence 1-9 / 100 000
Inheritance
  • Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Adulthood
ICD-10
  • G24.3
OMIM
UMLS
  • C0393602
MeSH -
MedDRA -
SNOMED CT
  • 230322000

Summary

Cervical dystonia (CD) is the most common type of focal dystonia (see this term) and is characterized by overactive neck muscles with involuntary turning, tilting or twisting of the head which result in torticollis, laterocollis, retrocollis, and anterocollis.


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Clinical practice guidelines
  • EN (2011)Patient Inform
Article for general public
  • FR (2006,pdf)
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