Benign hereditary chorea

Patricia G. Wheeler, David Weaver, William B. Dobyns

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Abstract

Benign hereditary chorea is an uncommon inherited form of childhood chorea that can be mistaken for much more serious disorders, such as Huntington disease. The clinical manifestations of this condition are reviewed, emphasizing the differential diagnosis, treatment modalities, and evaluation of childhood chorea.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)337-340
Number of pages4
JournalPediatric Neurology
Volume9
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - 1993

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Chorea
Huntington Disease
Differential Diagnosis

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  • Clinical Neurology
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Developmental Neuroscience
  • Neurology

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Benign hereditary chorea. / Wheeler, Patricia G.; Weaver, David; Dobyns, William B.

In: Pediatric Neurology, Vol. 9, No. 5, 1993, p. 337-340.

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Wheeler, Patricia G. ; Weaver, David ; Dobyns, William B. / Benign hereditary chorea. In: Pediatric Neurology. 1993 ; Vol. 9, No. 5. pp. 337-340.
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