choreiform


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choreiform

 [ko-re´ĭ-form]
resembling chorea.

cho·re·oid

(kōr'ē-oyd),
Resembling chorea.
Synonym(s): choreiform

choreiform

/cho·re·i·form/ (ko-re´ĭ-form) resembling chorea.

choreiform

[kərē′əfôrm′]
resembling the rapid jerky movements associated with chorea.

cho·re·oid

(kōr'ē-oyd)
Resembling chorea.
Synonym(s): choreiform.

choreiform

Resembling CHOREA.

choreiform

resembling chorea.
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The findings during his neurological examination were as follows: he had dysarthria and choreiform movements in all four extremities, the body, and in the oromandibular region; he did not have deep tendon reflexes in lower extremities; and he had a positive Romberg finding and vibration sensation was reduced in both lower extremities.
4 Our patient also displayed choreiform movements, gait disorder, tremor, dysarthric speech, slowing down of thought and movement, dementia and depression.
The symptoms include choreiform movements, progressive dementia, cognitive dysfunction and psychiatric problems; onset is generally in the 40s, although a few juvenile cases have been reported.
Examination revealed a coarse appendicular tremor (5 - 6 Hz) and choreiform movements of the hands, along with mild hepatomegaly.
6) In addition, children may present with seizures or choreiform movements due to basal ganglia involvement.
A 10-year-old girl presented to the paediatric emergency department of Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, a tertiary care hospital in Delhi, India, with complaints of abnormal choreiform movement along with slurring of speech and emotional lability for a period of 4 days.
The choreiform movements and behavioral outbursts were often seen as being out of control of the individual.
26) Neurological symptoms occurred 10 years later, including epileptic seizures, frontal-type dementia and choreiform movements.
A second patient arrived at the ED short of breath, dehydrated, and diaphoretic, with a sudden, severe escalation of choreiform dyskinesia that had been going on for several hours.
The presence of neurological abnormalities, including hyperactivity and choreiform movements.
The OCD is often accompanied by choreiform movements, tics, and comorbid symptoms, including emotional lability, separation anxiety, nocturnal enuresis, and change in school performance.