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A lesion of the globus pallidus causes what disease?

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  1. InYourHead
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    That area of the brain controls voluntary movement. Some kind of injury, like a lesion, would cause twitching, shaking, and other problems dealing with involuntary muscle contraction. This kind of injury could play a role in the development of Dystonia: http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/69/4/494.abstract http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dystonia ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Why ask, if you already knew?

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    "Why ask, if you already knew?" ???...:0

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    Sorry, am I mistaken? I was under the impression that you already had an idea of what the answer to this question was.

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    .....i forgot the name by which the disease goes(wilson's disease) but i had the other details.....thanks all the same smart pants...

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