Myoclonus, Palatal

Known as: Palatal Myoclonus, myoclonus palatal 
Palatal myoclonus is characterized by myoclonic (rhythmic involuntary jerky) movements of the soft palate. [HPO:probinson]
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1948-2017
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2006
2006
Palatal tremor (formerly palatal myoclonus) is an extremely rare, but potentially treatable cause, of objective tinnitus. The… (More)
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2002
2002
We report a new family with palatal myoclonus, pyramidal tract signs, cerebellar signs, marked atrophy of the medulla oblongata… (More)
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1995
1995
We describe a progressive neurologic disorder in three sisters characterized clinically by palatal myoclonus, spastic weakness… (More)
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1994
1994
We report the presence of serum autoantibodies directed against glutamic acid decarboxylase in a patient with epilepsy and… (More)
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1994
1994
Tinnitus produced by synchronous repetitive contraction of the middle ear muscles (middle ear myoclonus) is a rare condition. We… (More)
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1991
1991
Hypertrophic degeneration of the inferior olivary nuclei is the pathologic substrate for palatal myoclonus, but the physiologic… (More)
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1989
1989
Four patients with palatal myoclonus (PM) were studied with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Increased signal intensity and… (More)
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1985
1985
Two patients are reported with palatal myoclonus, progressive ataxia, and dysarthria, unresponsive to treatment with… (More)
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1981
1981
Two patients had palatal myoclonus that disappeared. In one, the palatal myoclonus disappeared completely during all stages of… (More)
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1979
1979
The anatomical basis of palatal myoclonus and related rhythmic skeletal myoclonus is described. The most constant lesion is a… (More)
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