Chapter 20. Chorea

  1. Mark Hallett2 and
  2. Werner Poewe3
  1. Francisco Cardoso

Published Online: 29 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713990.ch20

Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders

Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders

How to Cite

Cardoso, F. (2008) Chorea, in Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders (eds M. Hallett and W. Poewe), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713990.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Neurology, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria

Author Information

  1. Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, The Federal University of Minas Gerais Medical School, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470066485

Online ISBN: 9780470713990

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Keywords:

  • chorea;
  • Syndenham;
  • genetic;
  • vascular;
  • autoimmune;
  • infectious;
  • drug-induced;
  • clinical presentation;
  • management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Clinical Presentation and Prevalence

  • Management

  • References