Treatments for Chorea


Treatments of Chorea discussion: There is no standard course of treatment for chorea. Treatment depends on the type of chorea and the associated disorder. Treatment for Huntington's disease is supportive, while treatment for Syndenham's chorea usually involves drugs to treat the infection, followed by prophylactic drug therapy. 1

1. excerpt from NINDS Chorea Information Page: NINDS

Last revision: May 26, 2003

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