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Dyskinesia is choreic, ballistic, or dystonic involuntary movements and can be classified into peak-dose, diphasic, and square-wave dyskinesia (Table 3) [87].
Moreover, it is possible to develop choreic movements due to dilatation of moyamoya vessels in the basal ganglia, especially in children, with a regression rate of around 80% after successful revascularization (22).
Sydenham's chorea is a disorder of the central nervous system characterized by sudden, involuntary, arrhythmic, choreic, and purposeless movements.
151) Only Guibord questioned why epilepsy and other "convulsions" were treated criminally: "It would seem the extreme of injustice to treat a case of epileptic excitement or a case of choreic [sic] instability by severe disciplinary measures as is now frequently done.