Sentence Examples

  • There appears to be a closer connection between Sydenham's chorea, which is a movement disorder, and GABHS infections than between tic disorders and these infections.
  • A number of medications are available to treat the involuntary movements of chorea, including diazepam for mild cases and haloperidol for more severe cases.
  • Huntington's disease-A rare hereditary disease that causes progressive chorea (jerky muscle movements) and mental deterioration that ends in dementia.
  • Ballism-like chorea, but the movements are much larger, more explosive and involve more of the arm or leg.
  • This feature of RF is called Sydenham's chorea or St. Vitus' dance.

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