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Ataxic disorders 

Ataxic disorders
Ataxic disorders

Nicholas Wood


Update: A link to video material relating to movement disorders has been added to this chapter.

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date: 19 September 2021

For video material relating to movement disorders, please go to Movement Disorders Videos.

Ataxia is a feature of disorders of the cerebellum and its connections. It may be found in a large range of neurological conditions, in some of which it is the principal or main feature, but clinical assessment is complicated by the fact that few ataxic patients have disease restricted to the cerebellum alone....

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