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chorea US English

A neurological disorder characterized by jerky involuntary movements affecting especially the shoulders, hips, and face

electric chorea US English

A disorder characterized by sudden muscle spasms originally likened to those produced by an electric shock, typically accompanied by progressive paralysis and muscle wasting (now thought to have been caused by some kind of encephalitis or meningitis).

Huntington's chorea US English

A hereditary disease marked by degeneration of the brain cells and causing chorea and progressive dementia

Sydenham's chorea US English

A form of chorea chiefly affecting children, associated with rheumatic fever