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(dɪsɪˈnɜːdʒɪə) or


(Pathology) muscular incoordination caused by a brain disorder
[from dys- + Greek synergia cooperation]
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Noun1.dyssynergia - inability to coordinate voluntary muscle movements; unsteady movements and staggering gait
nervous disorder, neurological disease, neurological disorder - a disorder of the nervous system
Friedreich's ataxia, herediatry spinal ataxia - sclerosis of the posterior and lateral columns of the spinal cord; characterized by muscular weakness and abnormal gait; occurs in children
hereditary cerebellar ataxia - nervous disorder of late childhood and early adulthood; characterized by ataxic gait and hesitating or explosive speech and nystagmus
spinocerebellar disorder - any of several congenital disorders marked by degeneration of the cerebellum and spinal cord resulting in spasticity and ataxia
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, dyssynergy
n. disinergia. V.: ataxia
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Effects of botulinum A toxin on detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia in spinal cord injury patients.
These findings suggest the main characteristics of neurogenic bladder due to Behcet's disease are detrusor hyperreflexia in the storage phase and detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia in the voiding phase.
[sup][4] LUTD is sustained by a complex alteration of the neurological control of the detrusor-sphincter function, resulting in detrusor overactivity, detrusor hypocontractility, and/or detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia (DSD).
Urodynamics were obtained, consistent with neurogenic detrusor overactivity (NDO), detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia (DSD), and symptoms of AD associated with filling.
Botulinum A toxin treatment for detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia in spinal cord disease.