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Paroxysmal exertion-induced dyskinesia

Disease definition

Paroxysmal exertion-induced dyskinesia (PED) is a form of paroxysmal dyskinesia (see this term), characterized by painless attacks of dystonia of the extremities triggered by prolonged physical activities.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • DYT18
    • Dystonia 18
    • PED
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood, Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: G24.8
  • OMIM: 612126
  • UMLS: C1842534
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 10541
  • MedDRA: -

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