Non-motor Symptoms in Chinese Patients With Isolated Generalized Dystonia: A Case –Control Study

Background: Previous studies have indicated that non-motor symptoms are primary problems in focal dystonia, but limited data are available about non-motor problems and their correlation with motor severity in generalized dystonia (GD).Methods: In the present study, we performed a case-control study and enrolled isolated inherited or idiopathic GD patients and age- and sex-matched healthy controls (HC). Clinical characteristics, motor symptoms, non-motor problems, including psychiatric co-morbidity, sleep problems, fatigue, and quality of life (QoL) were assessed in both groups using various rating scales and assessments.Results: Thirty-three patients with GD and 33 controls were enrolled. Significant higher scores on depression and anxiety (p
Source: Frontiers in Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research

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