Medical Definition of Chorea minor

1. A postinfectious chorea appearing several months after a streptococcal infection with subsequent rheumatic fever. The chorea typically involves the distal limbs and is associated with hypotonia and emotional lability. Improvement occurs over weeks or months and exacerbations occur without associated infection recurrence. Synonym: acute chorea, chorea minor, chorea, juvenile chorea, rheumatic chorea, Sydenham's disease. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chorea Minor

chordophones
chordopoxvirinae
chordoskeleton
chordotomies
chordotomy
chordotonal
chords
chordwise
chore
chorea
chorea cordis
chorea dimidiata
chorea gravidarum
chorea major
chorea minor (current term)
choreal
choreas
choreatic
chored
choree
chorees
choregi
choregic
choregus
choreguses
choreic
choreic abasia
choreic movement
choreics

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