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motor ataxia meaning

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  • Noun: motor ataxia
    1. Inability to coordinate voluntary muscle movements; unsteady movements and staggering gait
      - ataxia, ataxy, dyssynergia

    Derived forms: motor ataxias

    Type of: nervous disorder, neurological disease, neurological disorder

    Part of: spinocerebellar disorder


  • [Medicine]
    Impairment of the ability to perform smoothly coordinated voluntary movements. This condition may affect the limbs,trunk,eyes,pharynx,larynx,and other structures. Ataxia may result from impaired sensory or motor function. Sensory ataxia may result from posterior column injury or PERIPHERAL NERVE DISEASES. Motor ataxia may be associated with CEREBELLAR DISEASES; CEREBRAL CORTEX diseases; THALAMIC DISEASES; BASAL GANGLIA DISEASES; injury to the RED NUCLEUS; and other conditions.
Examples
  • Test subjects suffered motor ataxia, nausea, visual disturbance, degraded task performance and difficulties in communication.
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