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Movement Disorders

Movement disorders can manifest themselves as slowing down of the movements or excessive involuntary movements. This term contains the diseases that appear due to the degeneration of the cells located in the “basal ganglia” area. These diseases are:

  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Essential tremor and other tremor types
  • Dystonia
  • Restless leg syndrome
  • Parkinson’s Plus Syndromes (multi system atrophy, progressive supranuclear palsy)
  • Tardive syndromes
  • Chorears
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Paroxismal dyskinesias
  • Myoclonies
  • Tic disorders and Tourette Syndrome
  • Wilson’s disease
  • Functional movement disorders