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Basal ganglia dysfunction

  • Alternative Names

    Extra-pyramidal syndrome


    Treatment depends on the cause of the disorder.

    Support Groups

    Expectations (prognosis)

    How well a person does depends on the cause of the dysfunction. Some causes are reversible, while others require lifelong treatment.


    Calling your health care provider

    Call your health care provider if you have any abnormal or involuntary movements, unexplainable falls, or if you or others notice that you are shaky or slow.