choreic


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to choreic: choreic abasia, choreic gait, Athetoid

cho·re·ic

(kōr-ē'ik),
Relating to or of the nature of chorea.

choreic

See chorea.

cho·re·ic

(kōr-ē'ik)
Relating to or of the nature of chorea.
References in periodicals archive ?
In addition, Huntington's disease manifests clinically as a triad of choreic movements, cognitive decline, and psychiatric syndromes.
One patient in the group had no signs of choreic movement, three had soft neurologic signs, and 23 had mild to more severe forms of chorea.
The reason for this is not understood completely, but is due partly to the amount of energy expended through choreic movements and the reduced intake due to dysphagia (Kent, 2004).