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Synonyms for chorea
any of several degenerative nervous disorders characterized by spasmodic movements of the body and limbs
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The term Saint Vitus' dance became popular after early epidemiologist Thomas Sydenham (1624-1689) used it in his classic description of acute chorea
, "St Vitus dance is a sort of convulsion which attacks boys and girls from the tenth year until they have done growing.