dysdiadochokinesia

noun
dys·​di·​ad·​o·​cho·​ki·​ne·​sia
variants: or dysdiadokokinesia \ ˌdis-​ˌdī-​ˌad-​ə-​ˌkō-​kī-​ˈnē-​zh(ē-​)ə How to pronounce dysdiadochokinesia (audio) \

Medical Definition of dysdiadochokinesia

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

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“Dysdiadochokinesia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dysdiadochokinesia. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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