pianist cramp

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pianist cramp

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pianist cramp

NEUROLOGY

Definition A dystonia affecting the muscles of the hand and sometimes forearm, of those who play piano–or other keyboard–e.g., harpsichord, organ, accordion–instruments

Comment This painful condition may explain why pianist envy isn’t more common 

Reference JAMA 1984;252(8):985-989

http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=394010

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