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MP term:jerky movement
Synonym: choreic movement
Synonym: twitching
Synonym: waltzing
MP id: MP:0005424
Definition: continuous, abrupt, faltering motions of the whole body or a portion of the body
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-abehavior/neurological phenotype
                is-aabnormal behavior
                        is-aabnormal motor capabilities/coordination/movement
                                is-aabnormal motor coordination/ balance
                                        is-aabnormal placing response
                                        is-aaltered righting response +
                                        is-aathetotic walking movements
                                        is-aenhanced coordination
                                        is-aimpaired balance
                                        is-aimpaired coordination
                                        is-aimpaired limb coordination
                                        is-aimpaired swimming
                                        is-ajerky movement [MP:0005424] (33 genotypes, 33 annotations)

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