Huntington's disease

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Huntington's disease (HD)
SynonymsHuntington's chorea
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Specialtyneurology
ICD-10G10, F02.2
ICD-9-CM333.4, 294.1
OMIM143100
DiseasesDB6060
MedlinePlus000770
eMedicinearticle/1150165 article/792600 article/289706
Patient UKHuntington's disease
MeSHD006816
GeneReviews
Orphanet399

Huntington's disease (HD) is a neurodegenerative genetic disorder that affects muscle coordination an leads tae mental decline an behavioural symptoms.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Hammond K, Tatum B (26 June 2010). "The Behavioral Symptoms of Huntington's Disease". Huntington's Outreach Project for Education, at Stanford. Retrieved 4 August 2014.