Rigidity

0002063

Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0002063

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0002063

Statistics

Case Control
3817 456377

Phenotype Definition

Continuous involuntary sustained muscle contraction. When an affected muscle is passively stretched, the degree of resistance remains constant regardless of the rate at which the muscle is stretched. This feature helps to distinguish rigidity from muscle spasticity. [HPO:probinson]

Phenotype Comment

Rigidity is often a manifestation of basal ganglia diseases.


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