Chorea Huntington: a rare case with childhood onset.


Chorea Huntington (CH) is a dominantly inherited, neurodegenerative disease usually with adult onset. The course of CH is characterized by movement disturbances, psychiatric symptoms and it may lead to dementia. Typically death occurs after 10 to 20 years of CH duration. Invariably, the underlying mutation concerns an expansion of a polymorphic (CAG) n… (More)


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@article{Gencik2002ChoreaHA, title={Chorea Huntington: a rare case with childhood onset.}, author={Martin Gencik and Christof Hammans and Henning Strehl and Nothisen M Wagner and J{\"o}rg T. Epplen}, journal={Neuropediatrics}, year={2002}, volume={33 2}, pages={90-2} }