Hemiballismus

Known as: Hemiballism, body of luys syndrome 
Hemiballismus is a rare movement disorder that is caused primarily by damage to various areas in the basal ganglia. Hemiballismus is usually… (More)
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2016
2016
OBJECTIVE To determine whether neuroanatomically heterogeneous strokes causing hemichorea-hemiballismus localize to a common… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Microelectrode recording was performed in the basal ganglia of 3 patients with generalized dystonia and 1 patient with… (More)
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1997
1997
A patient with unremitting, medically intractable hemiballismus underwent a pallidotomy that abolished his involuntary movements… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The subthalamic nucleus (STN) is a key structure for somatic motor control via the basal ganglia. In the present study, we… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Nineteen Macaca fascicularis monkeys were divided into four different groups: Group A (n = 3), control; Group B (n = 3), monkeys… (More)
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1994
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1994
In animal models of Parkinson's disease (PD), it is postulated that the excessive output from the subthalamic nucleus (STN) plays… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Movement disorders associated with basal ganglia dysfunction comprise a spectrum of abnormalities that range from the hypokinetic… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The 2-deoxyglucose metabolic mapping technique has been used to investigate the neural mechanisms which underlie the symptoms of… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Antagonists of the neurotransmitter gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) were injected at seventy intracerebral sites in the conscious… (More)
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1976
1976
Acute hemiballismus due to a cerebrovascular lesion may have a grave prognosis. In the past nine years, we have treated 11… (More)
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