Childhood-onset benign chorea with striatal involvement

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Childhood-onset benign chorea with striatal involvement

A rare genetic hyperkinetic movement disorder characterized predominantly by chorea of variable severity associated with bilateral striatal abnormalities on cerebral MRI. The disease is scarcely progressive and cognitive performance is preserved in the majority of cases although mild cognitive delay has also been reported.

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