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What parts of the brain are most commonly affected by huntington's disease?

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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology

In brief: Basal ganglia

Motor areas at the center of the brain called basal ganglia are the main parts of the brain causing choreaform movements cerebral atrophy causes the dementia family history of hd is the rule.

In brief: Basal ganglia

Motor areas at the center of the brain called basal ganglia are the main parts of the brain causing choreaform movements cerebral atrophy causes the dementia family history of hd is the rule.
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
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Dr. Brad Bobrin
Psychiatry

In brief: The basal ganglia

Hundington's disease is a disease which destroys the part of the brain called the basal ganglia which is important for controlling movement.

In brief: The basal ganglia

Hundington's disease is a disease which destroys the part of the brain called the basal ganglia which is important for controlling movement.
Dr. Brad Bobrin
Dr. Brad Bobrin
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