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Indication

This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Mutation Confirmation, Pre-symptomatic, Risk Assessment, Screening

Clinical summary

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A type of ataxia characterized by the impairment of the ability to smoothly perform the elements of a voluntary movement in the appropriate order and speed. With dyssynergia, a voluntary movement appears broken down into its component parts. [from HPO]

Conditions tested

Target population

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This test is recommended for children and adults with clinically abnormal movements including (but not limited to) ataxia, dystonia, tremor, and parkinsonism.

Citations

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Clinical validity

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Clinical utility

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Consumer resources

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