dyskinesia

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dyskinesia

[‚dis·kə′nē·zhə]
(medicine)
Disordered movements of voluntary or involuntary muscles, particularly those seen in disorders of the extrapyramidal system.
Impaired voluntary movements.
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Primary ciliary dyskinesia is usually an autosomal recessive disorder with variable phenotypic expressions.
Camner and coworkers first suggested ciliary dyskinesia as the cause of Kartagener syndrome in1975.
Primary ciliary dyskinesia syndrome, or immotile cilia syndrome, is a heterogeneous collection of rare autosomal recessive disorders characterized by defects in the structure and function of cilia, leading to CRS with polyps and recurrent infections.
The primary ciliary dyskinesia also affects spermatozoa, flagella, rendering males sterile.
Primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) is a term used to describe the conditions that result from primary defect in the structure or function of cilia (1).
The second is primary ciliary dyskinesia, a lung disorder that raises the risk of respiratory infections because the hairlike extension on cells called cilia fail to move properly.
Primary ciliary dyskinesia is an autosomal recessive condition.
The guideline advises assessment for factors that could modify management, including allergic rhinitis, cystic fibrosis, immunocompromised state, ciliary dyskinesia, and anatomical variation.
I have learned of primary ciliary dyskinesia and situs inversus, where the abdominal and thoracic organs are in a reversed position, in a young dog in Belgium.
allergy, diabetes mellitus, aspirin intolerance, ciliary dyskinesia, etc.
For Sophia the worry was doubled because Alex, 12, was born with Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, a rare genetic condition that means he is prone to chest infections.
Darryl su'ers from primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) - a rare genetic disorder which means he has to spend at least eight weeks a year in hospital.