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Smothering dystonia in a patient with oromandibular dystonia

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  • Stephen Grill MD, PhD

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    1. Parkinson's and Movement Disorders Center of Maryland, Columbia, Maryland, USA
    2. Johns Hopkins University Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    • Parkinson's and Movement Disorders Center of Maryland, 10770 Hickory Ridge Road, Columbia, MD 21044
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Abstract

A case report is presented of a patient with pathologically confirmed striatonigral degeneration who experienced episodic syncope as a result of oromandibular dystonia obstructing inhalation through her mouth and nose. © 2004 Movement Disorder Society

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