dysdiadochokinesia

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dys·di·ad·o·cho·ki·ne·si·a

, dysdiadochocinesia (dis'dī-ad'ō-kō-ki-nē'zē-ă, dis-dī-ad'ō-kō-ki-nē'zē-ă),
Impairment of the ability to perform rapidly alternating movements.
[dys- + G. diadochos, working in turn, + kinēsis, movement]

dysdiadochokinesia

[dis′dī·ədō′kōkinē′zhə]
Etymology: Gk, dys + diadochos, working in turn, kinesis, movement
an inability to perform rapidly alternating movements, such as rhythmically tapping the fingers on the knee. The cause is a cerebellar lesion and is related to dysmetria, which also involves inappropriate timing of muscle activity.

dys·di·ad·o·cho·ki·ne·si·a

, dysdiadochocinesia (disdī-adŏ-kō-ki-nēzē-ă, -si-nēzē-ă, dis-dīă-dō-kō-ki-nēzhă)
An impairment in the ability to perform rapid alternating movements of the limbs.
[dys- + G. diadochos, working in turn, + kinēsis, movement]

dys·di·ad·o·cho·ki·ne·si·a

, dysdiadochocinesia (disdī-adŏ-kō-ki-nēzē-ă, -si-nēzē-ă)
Impairment of the ability to perform rapidly alternating movements.
[dys- + G. diadochos, working in turn, + kinēsis, movement]