Involuntary muscle contraction

Known as: Involuntary movements, Involuntary muscle contractions, MUSCLE CONTRACTIONS INVOLUNTARY 
Involuntary contractions of muscle leading to involuntary movements of extremities, neck, trunk, or face. [HPO:probinson]
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Dystonia is a brain disorder characterized by sustained involuntary muscle contractions. It is typically inherited as an… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
In two studies, we compared the characteristics and retrieval times of involuntary and voluntary autobiographical memory under… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Dystonia is a neurological disorder characterized by excessive involuntary muscle contractions that lead to twisting movements or… (More)
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2008
2008
Neuropsychological and neuroimaging studies on episodic memory retrieval have primarily focused on volitional memory tasks… (More)
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2006
2006
of definitions for clinical terms. This is especially flagrant in descriptions of involuntary muscle contractions, including… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE The aim of this work was to investigate cardiovascular risk factors and oxidative stress parameters as well as sleep… (More)
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2001
2001
In heart failure (HF) patients, reflex renal vasoconstriction during exercise is exaggerated. We hypothesized that muscle… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Measurable sources of muscle tension include viscoelastic tone, physiological contracture (neither of which involve motor unit… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Muscle spindle primary endings originating from the Tibialis anterior, Extensor Digitorum Longus and Lateral Peroneal muscles… (More)
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1991
1991
Sixty-seven patients suffering from spasmodic torticollis, a neurological disorder in which involuntary contractions of the head… (More)
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