Early-onset generalized limb-onset dystonia

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Synonyms: Dystonia musculorum deformans | EOTD | Early-onset generalized torsion dystonia | Early-onset isolated dystonia | Early-onset primary dystonia | Early-onset torsion dystonia | Idiopathic torsion dystonia | Oppenheim dystonia

A rare movement disorder characterized by involuntary repetitive sustained muscle contractions or postures that typically begins in a single limb and in most individuals followed by progressive involvement of other limbs and the trunk typically sparing the cranial and cervical region.

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Project CASK

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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