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chorea in dogs

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Choreatic movements are involuntary, irregular, purposeless, non-rhythmic, abrupt, rapid and unsustained.
It includes a separate section on Parkinson's disease, and discussion of hyperkinetic or hypokinetic disorders such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia, myoclonus, spina bifida, dystonia, essential tremor, choreatic disorders, Huntington disease, Tourette syndrome, and those caused by spinal injury.
One of the main characters in the movie, Art (played by Michael Sheen), is a person with fairly severe choreatic movements involving various parts of his entire body.