Talk:Segawa Syndrome

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I'm fairly certain the correct name of this disorder is "dopa-responsive dystonia," not "dopamine-responsive dystonia." Please verify. Thanks. 99.10.121.2 (talk) 06:37, 25 May 2015 (UTC)

See source below, which refers to dopamine. Levodopa (L-DOPA) is a precursor of dopamine which is why it is used in the treatment. JFW | T@lk 11:13, 21 September 2015 (UTC)

Review of diagnosis[edit]

doi:10.1136/practneurol-2015-001101 JFW | T@lk 11:13, 21 September 2015 (UTC)

Most common name and moving[edit]

Given the variety of names, I checked which was the most common. I used both Google proper and Google Scholar. They agreed that Segawa syndrome was the most common name by far. For this reason, I've moved the article to this name and rewritten it slightly.

Google Scholar:

--Deleet (talk) 17:05, 24 November 2016 (UTC)