Chorea

Chorea

Chorea is the involuntary, abrupt, random and irregular movements – usually face, hands and feet. Usually large amplitude (tremors are small amplitude).

Most common causes are Huntington’s disease, benign familial chorea, Wilson’s disease, cerebellar degeneration, Sydenham’s chorea, pregnancy, oral contraceptives, SLE, thyrotoxicosis, tardive dyskinesia

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