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Flatau's syndrome

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An autosomal recessive disorder with bizarre movements which may only be brought on by physical activity.

Description

An autosomal recessive disorder with bizarre movements which may only be brought on by physical activity. Several reports have suggested that these patients often require less than normal sleep. The mean age of onset is around 11 years with movements of the trunk and neck being the most commonly involved.

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