* Not a rare disease
Other Names for this Disease
- Focal task specific dystonia
- Focal, segmental or multifocal dystonia
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- Task-specific focal dystonia. Genetics Home Reference (GHR). December 2012; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/task-specific-focal-dystonia. Accessed 9/11/2013.
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- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Focal dystonia. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
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