Neurology

  • Brain Malformations
  • Chorea
  • Chorea (or choreia, occasionally) is an abnormal involuntary movement disorder, one of a group of neurological disorders called dyskinesias.

  • Dystonia
  • Dystonia is a movement disorder in which a person's muscles contract uncontrollably. The contraction causes the affected body part to twist involuntarily, resulting in repetitive movements or abnormal postures. Dystonia can affect one muscle, a muscle group, or the entire body.

  • Early infantile epileptic encephalopathy
  • Early Infantile Epileptic Encephalopathy (EIEE) is a neurological disorder characterized by seizures . The disorder affects newborns, usually within the first three months of life.

  • Myotonia
  • Rett Syndrome
  • Spasticity
  • Spasticity is a feature of altered skeletal muscle performance with a combination of paralysis, increased tendon reflex activity and hypertonia. It is also colloquially referred to as an unusual "tightness", stiffness, or "pull" of muscles.

  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) is one of a group of genetic disorders characterized by slowly progressive in-coordination of gait and often associated with poor coordination of hands, speech, and eye movements. Frequently, atrophy of the cerebellum occurs.