Genetic considerations in movement disorders

Z. K. Wszolek, R. F. Pfeiffer

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Certain genetic aspects of the movement disorders, including parkinsonism, dystonia, ataxia, chorea, tics, and others, are reviewed. Clinical features, diagnostic techniques, and laboratory tests of newly recognized inherited syndromes are discussed. Progress in linkage analysis in several disorders is also presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)324-330
Number of pages7
JournalCurrent Opinion in Neurology and Neurosurgery
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


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