Primary dystonia, DYT2 type

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Synonyms: DYT2

A rare isolated dystonia characterized by segmental dystonia that predominantly affects the distal limbs and leads to abnormal posture. This disease has a progressive clinical course and may develop into generalized dystonia but remains mild overall.

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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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