Facial Dyskinesias

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The face is prominently or exclusively involved in several involuntary movement disorders, called “facial dyskinesias”, in addition to the common buccolingual form of tardive dyskinesia. This review describes the appearance of the most frequently occurring facial dyskinesias: chorea, dystonia, tremor, and tics. Some new treatments are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)263-269
Number of pages7
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Applied Psychology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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