choreic


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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.
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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.
Dystonia may be distinguished from chorea because the postures are induced by activity and sustained for longer periods than choreic movements (Fahn 1988).
Terman wrote that Cowell at twelve wore clothes that were ragged and ill-fitting, and that his hair hid his ears and straggled down to his shoulders while his face and shoulders twitched occasionally with choreic spasms.