Cranio-cervical dystonia with laryngeal and upper-limb involvement

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Synonyms: DYT24 | Dystonia 24

Cranio-cervical dystonia with laryngeal and upper-limb involvement is a rare genetic isolated dystonia characterized by a variable combination of cervical dystonia with tremor blepharospasm oromandibular and laryngeal dystonia. Dystonia progresses slowly and might spread to become segmental. Arm tremor and myoclonic jerks in the arms or neck have also been reported.

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VISION Project CASK believes in a world free of the life limitations and debilitating effects of CASK gene disorders. ​MISSION To accelerate breakthroughs in research to develop treatments and a cure for CASK gene disorders. ​VALUES Collaboration. Transparency. Urgency.

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