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  • n. slowness of movement

Etymologies

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brady- +‎ kinesia

Examples

  • I've had less bradykinesia, which is the shuffling and the kind of halting movement.

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  • It is characterized by muscle rigidity, tremor, a slowing of physical movement (bradykinesia) and, in extreme cases, a loss of physical movement (akinesia).

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  • It is characterized by muscle rigidity, tremor, a slowing of physical movement (bradykinesia) and, in extreme cases, a loss of physical movement

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  • PD is the most common cause of chronic progressive parkinsonism, a term which refers to the syndrome of tremor, rigidity, bradykinesia and postural instability.

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  • Perez FA, Scouras AD, Stoll EA, Gale SD, et al. (2006) Cre recombinase-mediated restoration of nigrostriatal dopamine in dopamine-deficient mice reverses hypophagia and bradykinesia.

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  • Considering UPDRS items individually, 10 of 13 items were better on SYN-115 than on placebo; improvement in two UPDRS measures of bradykinesia

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  • According to UKPDS Brain Bank criteria the patient had bradykinesia, muscular rigidity, postural instability and rest tremor present with unilateral onset of the symptoms affecting left side most and progressive course.

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  • The decreased synthesis of this neurotransmitter explains most of the disease symptoms: The gradual progression of the neurological disease is accompanied by muscle rigor and tremor and a slowing of movement (bradykinesia).

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  • PD is slowly progressive, and is characterized by dysfunction of the somatomotor system (i.e., rigidity, bradykinesia, postural instability, gait dysfunction and tremor), which usually dominates the clinical picture of sporadic PD

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  • During the ensuing three months, the patient's motor and cognitive deficits worsened, and confusion, hallucination, dysarthria, bradykinesia, and spasticity also occurred.

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