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tardive dyskinesia

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A chronic disorder of the nervous system characterized by involuntary jerky movements of the face, tongue, jaws, trunk, and limbs, usually developing as a late side effect of prolonged treatment with antipsychotic drugs.

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  • n. involuntary, repetitive movements as a side effect of dopamine antagonists.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. involuntary rolling of the tongue and twitching of the face or trunk or limbs; often occurs in patients with Parkinsonism who are treated with phenothiazine

Etymologies

tardive + dyskinesia (Wiktionary)

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