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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0013421

NCI Thesaurus Code: C34563  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: A movement disorder characterized by sustained or intermittent muscle contractions, resulting in abnormal movements and/or postures.

HPO Definition: An abnormally increased muscular tone that causes fixed abnormal postures. There is a slow, intermittent twisting motion that leads to exaggerated turning and posture of the extremities and trunk. [HPO:probinson]

NICHD Definition: A movement disorder characterized by sustained or intermittent muscle contractions, resulting in abnormal movements and/or postures.

MSH Definition: An attitude or posture due to the co-contraction of agonists and antagonist muscles in one region of the body. It most often affects the large axial muscles of the trunk and limb girdles. Conditions which feature persistent or recurrent episodes of dystonia as a primary manifestation of disease are referred to as DYSTONIC DISORDERS. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p77)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Dystonia, Muscle
Dystonias
DYSTONIA
Dystonic movements
Muscle Dystonia

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C34563 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN do not confuse with MUSCLE HYPERTONIA or MUSCLE HYPOTONIA; DYSTONIC DISORDERS is available MSH
AQL BL CF CI CL CN CO DG DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RH RT SU TH UR VE VI MSH
Contributing_Source MedDRA NCI
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
DC 1 MSH
DX 19790101 MSH
FX D004422 MSH
FX D014102 MSH
FX D020821 MSH
HN 1982 MSH
MDA 19780517 MSH
MMR 20070709 MSH
MN C10.597.350.300 MSH
MN C23.888.592.350.300 MSH
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Dystonia NCI
PM 1982; see MUSCLE DYSTONIA 1979-1981 MSH
PRIMARY_PATH 10013983$10013985$10028037$10029205$Dystonia$Dystonias$Movement disorders (incl parkinsonism)$Nervous system disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10029205 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.1 MDR
SID HP:0002328 HPO
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 10.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 9.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT C MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 4 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 10.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 9.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 2 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
TERMUI T013482 MSH
TERMUI T013483 MSH
TH NLM (1979) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH

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