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Dysarthria: impairments or clumsiness in the speaking of words due to diseases that affect the oral, lingual, or pharyngeal muscles.

Dysarthria can be a symptom of basilar-type Migraine.

You can read more about dysarthria, and basilar-type Migraine in:

For more terms, see our Migraine and Headache Glossary.

Medical review by John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD.