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Dystonia

Known as: Dystonia, Muscle, Dystonic movements, abnormal muscle twitching or contraction 
An attitude or posture due to the co-contraction of agonists and antagonist muscles in one region of the body. It most often affects the large axial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Given the recent attention to movement abnormalities in psychosis spectrum disorders (e.g., prodromal/high-risk syndromes… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Dystonia is a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary twisting movements and postures. There are many different… Expand
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2009
Review
2009
Most mitochondrial proteins are synthesized on cytosolic ribosomes and must be imported across one or both mitochondrial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE To report the clinical features of anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis in patients < or = 18 years… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Dystonia is a brain disorder characterized by sustained involuntary muscle contractions. It is typically inherited as an… Expand
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2008
Review
2008
Dystonias comprise a group of movement disorders that are characterized by involuntary movements and postures. Insight into the… Expand
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2007
Review
2007
Injuries to the peripheral nerves result in partial or total loss of motor, sensory and autonomic functions conveyed by the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The DJ-1 gene encodes a ubiquitous, highly conserved protein. Here, we show that DJ-1 mutations are associated with PARK7, a… 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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Review
1998
Review
1998
 
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