Paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia
Synonyms: Familial PKD | Familial paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia | Paroxysmal kinesigenic choreathetosis
Paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia (PKD) is a form of paroxysmal dyskinesia (see this term) characterized by recurrent brief involuntary hyperkinesias such as choreoathetosis ballism athetosis or dystonia triggered by sudden movements.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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