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Dystonia Disorders

Known as: Dystonic Disorder, Dystonia Disorder, Dystonic Disorders [Disease/Finding] 
Acquired and inherited conditions that feature DYSTONIA as a primary manifestation of disease. These disorders are generally divided into generalized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
To report the clinical features of anti–N‐methyl‐D‐aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis in patients ≤ 18 years old. 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We describe the clinical features of 103 patients presenting with fixed dystonia and report the prospective assessment and… Expand
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2002
Review
2002
Recent discoveries about how the central nervous system responds to injury and how patients reacquire lost behaviours by training… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • J. Vitek
  • Movement disorders : official journal of the…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 7907538
Dystonia has commonly been thought to represent a disorder of basal ganglia function. Although long considered a hyperkinetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Transplantation of human embryonic dopamine neurons into the brains of patients with Parkinson's disease has proved… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Microelectrode recording was performed in the basal ganglia of 3 patients with generalized dystonia and 1 patient with… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Co-contraction and overflow of EMG activity of inappropriate muscles are typical features of all dystonic movements whether… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Transcranial magnetic stimulation has been used in a double pulse paradigm to investigate the excitability of intrinsic motor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We studied 300 patients, 61% women, with mean age 49.7 years and mean duration of dystonia 7.8 years, to determine the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The epidemiology of generalized and focal dystonias was investigated in the Rochester, Minnesota, population over the period 1950… Expand
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