Myoclonus

Known as: Jerking, Myoclonic, involuntary muscle jerking, Myoclonic jerks 
Involuntary shock-like contractions, irregular in rhythm and amplitude, followed by relaxation, of a muscle or a group of muscles. This condition may… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Glycogen synthesis is normally absent in neurons. However, inclusion bodies resembling abnormal glycogen accumulate in several… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Myoclonus presents as a sudden brief jerk caused by involuntary muscle activity. An organisational framework is crucial for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Lafora progressive myoclonus epilepsy is characterized by pathognomonic endoplasmic reticulum (ER)-associated polyglucosan… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We analysed a series of 24 adult patients with idiopathic (10 cases) and paraneoplastic (14 cases) opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
T present book is intended as a progress report on [the] synthetic approach to evolution as it applies to the plant kingdom… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Lafora's disease (LD; OMIM 254780) is an autosomal recessive form of progressive myoclonus epilepsy characterized by seizures and… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
This is a proposal of the Movement Disorder Society for a clinical classification of tremors. The classification is based on the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We studied the effects of low-frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) on motor cortex excitability in humans. TMS at 0… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Generalized myoclonus status is common in comatose patients after cardiac resuscitation, but its prognostic value is uncertain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We studied the effect of seizures and myoclonus following cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on the outcome of all comatose… (More)
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