Chorea

Chorea is a particular type of seizure with abnormal body movements consisting of writhing or twitching movements. The areas affected usually include the arms, legs, or face. Causes include rheumatic fever, Huntingtonís Disease, and various other nervous system disorders ...

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Causes

Causes of chorea include:

  • Rheumatic fever
  • Sydenhamís chorea
  • Huntingtonís Disease (Huntingtonís chorea)
  • Senile chorea
  • Essential chorea
  • Hallevorden
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