TITLE

stereotypic movement disorder

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2072
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "stereotypic movement disorder" is presented. It refers to motor behavior that persists for at least 4 weeks. It cannot be accounted for by a compulsion, a tic, or hair pulling, and is not due to the effects of a substance or a general medical condition.
ACCESSION #
21246747

 

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