choreiform syndrome

choreiform syndrome

[kə′rē·ə‚fȯrm ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A complex of symptoms representing a form or component of minimal brain dysfunction in children, manifested by twitching movements of the face, trunk, and extremities.
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