9. Secondary Dystonias

  1. Alberto Albanese MD2 and
  2. Joseph Jankovic MD3
  1. Susanne A. Schneider

Published Online: 24 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444346183.ch9

Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment

Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment

How to Cite

Schneider, S. A. (2011) Secondary Dystonias, in Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment (eds A. Albanese and J. Jankovic), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444346183.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy

  2. 3

    Parkinson's Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

Author Information

  1. Schilling Section of Clinical and Molecular Neurogenetics at the Department of Neurology, University Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 3 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333527

Online ISBN: 9781444346183

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Keywords:

  • secondary dystonias;
  • involuntary twisting;
  • dystonia, etiology;
  • secondary forms;
  • clinical red flags;
  • ocular motor dysfunction;
  • Mohr–Tranebjaerg syndrome;
  • syndromic

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical background

  • Phenomenology and other clinical features

  • Neuroimaging features

  • Prevalence and etiology

  • Treatment

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References