dystonia 6, torsion(redirected from torsion dystonia, adult onset, mixed type)
dystonia 6, torsionA primary torsion dystonia (OMIM:602629), which is characterised by onset in early adulthood, cranial or cervical involvement in about half of cases, and frequent progression to multiple body regions.
Defects of THAP1, which encodes a proapototic protein, cause torsion dystonia type 6.
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