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Basal ganglia dysfunction : Treatment

Treatment Treatment depends on the cause of the disorder. Prognosis (Expectations) 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 … Read more

Basal ganglia dysfunction : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Damage to the basal ganglia cells may cause problems with one’s ability to control speech, movement, and posture. A person with basal ganglia dysfunction may difficulty starting, stopping, or sustaining movement. Depending on which area is affected, … Read more

Basal ganglia dysfunction : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Definition Basal ganglia dysfunction is a problem with the basal ganglia, the deep brain structures that help start and control movement. Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors Conditions that cause injury to the brain can damage the basal ganglia. Such conditions … Read more