Medical Dictionary

dysdiadochokinesia


dysdiadochokinesia

noun dys·di·ad·o·cho·ki·ne·sia

Definition of DYSDIADOCHOKINESIA

:  impairment of the ability to make movements exhibiting a rapid change of motion that is caused by cerebellar dysfunction—compare adiadokokinesis

Variants of DYSDIADOCHOKINESIA

dys·di·ad·o·cho·ki·ne·sia or dys·di·ad·o·ko·ki·ne·sia \ˌdis-ˌdī-ˌad-ə-ˌkō-kī-ˈnē-zh(ē-)ə\
February 27, 2015
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