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MrsMike California
I'm 24, with Cervical Dystonia, hypothyroidism, and myofasical pain, married to a wonderful 24... More
TanToes Naples, Florida
A divorced 'mother' of a 4 year old adopted Chihuahua.  Worked for over 30 years as a... More
dystonicgal scottsburg, Indiana
im 38 and been known to many drs as a medical mystery.  i have dystonia, parkinsonism,... More
ChyvonneB Ohio, Ohio
I am currently on disability from my job due to Cervical Dystonia.  In additon, I have... More

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Genetics Home Reference: task-specific focal dystonia by nih.gov December 2012 What is task-specific focal dystonia? Task-specific focal dystonia... several forms of task-specific focal dystonia. The most common is writer's cramp, in which muscle cramps or...
FDA Approves Xeomin® A Botulinum Toxin Type A (Botox)To Treat Cervical Dystonia by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven . With focal dystonia, such as blepharospasm or cervical dystonia, most people first experience symptoms in middle age. According to an epidemiology study conducted in Rochester, Minn., focal dystonia...
Multi-focal Lenses Could Contribute to Falls by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven wear bifocal or multi-focal prescription glasses to help see both close-range and distant objects...
Is focal cryotherapy appropriate for localized disease? by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor from treatment that may potentially become clinically aggressive over time might compromise the concept of focal....” It will also be useful for any patient who is interested in learning more about the possibility of focal cryotherapy...
Deep Brain Stimulation for Dystonia and Parkinson’s Disease and More? by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven though where will the future lie with this technology.  After watching what DBS does for Parkinson's and Dystonia, it’s... and they immediately revert back to where they were before the device was implanted too, so with Parkinson's and Dystonia...
Dystonia by Life With Shaky Patient Expert I recently received an email from Renee on behalf of The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation, Inc. I was asked to post on my blog their PSA about Dystonia, of which I said I'd be happy...
Focal therapy for localized prostate cancer: a future possibility? by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor For many years now, some physicians and researchers have been seeking ways to implement “focal therapy” for certain categories of localized prostate cancer. Focal therapy for prostate cancer...
Focal therapy and one possible future for prostate cancer research by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor the possibilities of “focal therapy” as a method to treat localized prostate cancer first using cryotherapy... which could be used to evaluate focal therapy over time; which should be “pragmatic” in nature and include the use of focal...
Focal (hemiablative) HIFU in the treatment of localized prostate cancer by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor receiving any form of focal therapy as treatment for localized prostate cancer, and the criteria for the appropriate clinical use of focal therapy are still a matter of considerable debate. Ahmed et al...
What are the “Nine” vulnerable points in the atria for focal atrial tachycardias ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor atria that can initiate focal electrical activity at times of hemodynamic/ischemic/metabolic stress . The common causes for Focal /Ectopic atrial tachycardia are Hypoxic AT -COPD ( Probably the most common...

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Symptoms ... ed depend upon the specific type of dystonia. Focal dystonias affect one part of the body only, and include: ... » Read on
Introduction Dystonia is a neurological (brain) disorder that affects muscles ... » Read on