What is the difference between Adiadochokinesia and Dysdiadochokinesia?

The difference between adiadochokinesia and dysdiadochokinesia

is that "adiadochokinesia" is a dyskinesia characterized by the inability to perform the rapid alternating movements of diadochokinesia and "dysdiadochokinesia" is the impairment of the ability to perform rapidly alternating movements.

adiadochokinesia

dysdiadochokinesia

Noun

  • A dyskinesia characterized by the inability to perform the rapid alternating movements of diadochokinesia.

Synonyms

  • adiadochocinesia
  • adiadochokinesis
  • adiadokokinesia

Related terms

  • dysdiadochokinesia

Noun

  • The impairment of the ability to perform rapidly alternating movements.