Chorea Familial Benign

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Chorea Familial Benign

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The terms "Chorea Familial Benign" returned 3 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Benign familial chorea: an association with intellectual impairment.
 

Author(s): D A Leli, T W Furlow, J C Falgout

Journal: J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatry. 1984 May;47(5):471-4.

 

Twenty-four members of a family with benign familial chorea underwent testing for evidence of intellectual impairment. Lower verbal intelligence was found in affected individuals compared to unaffected family members, as were deficits in verbal abstract concept formation. These results ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Benign (non-paroxysmal) familial chorea. Paediatric perspectives.
 

Author(s): G Sleigh, R H Lindenbaum

Journal: Arch. Dis. Child.. 1981 Aug;56(8):616-21.

 

We describe a non-progressive choreo-athetoid disorder of early onset, present in three families. There were no appreciable abnormalities in pregnancy, during the perinatal period, or in infancy. In each case the family history suggested transmission as an autosomal dominant trait, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Familial essential ("benign") chorea.
 

Author(s): T D Bird, C B Carlson, J G Hall

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 1976 Oct;13(5):357-62.

 

A family is described with essential non-progressive chorea occurring in an autosomal dominant inheritance pattern over four generations. A few families with an apparently similar disorder have been reported previously. This condition is characterized by early childhood onset of chorea ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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