An Unusually Low Prevalence of Huntington’s Disease in Iceland

@article{Sveinsson2012AnUL,
  title={An Unusually Low Prevalence of Huntington’s Disease in Iceland},
  author={Olafur Sveinsson and Sigurdur Halld{\'o}rsson and El{\'i}as {\'O}lafsson},
  journal={European Neurology},
  year={2012},
  volume={68},
  pages={48 - 51}
}
Objectives: Huntington’s disease (HD) is an autosomal dominant neurodegenerative disorder characterized by involuntary movements and psychiatric disturbances, found worldwide, with a variable prevalence. The purpose of this study was to determine the history of HD in Iceland and determine the prevalence and incidence of HD. Materials and Methods: Clinical information was obtained from general, neurologic, and psychiatric hospitals, practicing neurologists, general practitioners, and family… 
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