Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia

Known as: Hypnogenic Paroxysmal Dystonia, Dystonias, Nocturnal Paroxysmal, Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia [Disease/Finding] 
A parasomnia characterized by paroxysmal episodes of choreoathetotic, ballistic, dystonic movements, and semipurposeful activity. The episodes occur… (More)
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2015
2015
Nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia describes a syndrome consisting of recurrent motor episodes of dystonic-dyskinetic features arising… (More)
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2002
2002
UNLABELLED To show the results of the exploration conducted with intracerebral electrodes in a patients affected by epileptic… (More)
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2001
2001
The authors report the clinical, EEG, and SPECT findings of a patient with nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia. Ictal and interictal… (More)
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2000
2000
The nature and nosology of nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia (NPD) have been controversial. Some authors consider it as a type of… (More)
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2000
Review
2000
Nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia (NPD) is the term used to describe motor attacks characterized by complex behavior, with dystonic… (More)
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2000
2000
Nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy (NFLE) has become clinically relevant in recent years. NFLE represents a spectrum of clinical… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE We made a polygraphic study of 6 patients with nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia (NPD) in which the cyclic alternating… (More)
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1995
1995
Video-polysomnographic monitoring in four patients complaining of stereotyped paroxysmal ambulation and other complex motor… (More)
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1992
1992
The sex ratio, age at onset, and ictal features of nine patients with nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia were compared with those of… (More)
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1990
1990
The epileptic or nonepileptic origin of nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia (NPD) has been debated. We studied three patients with… (More)
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