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Dystonia

Mark Edwards, Niall Quinn and Kailash Bhatia

in Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders

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ISBN: 9780198569848
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199643691 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198569848.003.0009

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Dystonia

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Introduction - Approach to the patient with dystonia - Genetic classification of dystonia - Young-onset primary dystonia - Adult-onset primary limb dystonia - Adult-onset primary cranio-cervical dystonia - Dystonia-plus syndromes - Secondary dystonia - Heredo-degenerative dystonias: 1 - Heredo-degenerative dystonias: 2 - Wilson's disease - Treatment of Wilson's disease - Neuronal brain iron accumulation syndrome - Status dystonicus - Treatment of dystonia: strategies - Treatment of dystonia: medical - Treatment of dystonia: botulinum toxin 1 - Treatment of dystonia: botulinum toxin 2 - Treatment of dystonia: botulinum toxin 3 - Treatment of dystonia: surgical - Treatment of dystonia: physical and ‘retraining’ therapies - Useful websites and addresses

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Subjects: Neurology

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