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nerve attenuation syndrome

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A made up disease created by a screenwriter for Johnny Mnemonic, a 1995 SciFi action film. This fictional condition was attributed to overexposure to electromagnetic radiation from technological devices, and manifest as shaking of the hands and limbs.

Obviously, as thus defined, nerve attenuation syndrome is not a real entity.

Synonyms The black shakes 

References http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_Mnemonic_(film)

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0113481/synopsis

 

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