Rapid onset dystonia-parkinsonism in a 14-year-old girl

D. W. Webb, A. Broderick, A. Brashear, W. B. Dobyns

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A painful dystonia of rapid onset and associated parkinsonian features is described in a girl aged 14 years. The condition is refractory to treatment and has led to severe neurological disability. Her father had presented with a similar picture.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)171-173
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Paediatric Neurology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1999
Externally publishedYes


  • Dystonia of rapid onset
  • Parkinsonism

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology


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