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Involuntary movements in certain neurological disorders such as Parkinson’s disease or psychosis; generally a side effect of medications used to treat the disorder.

Example: After taking neuroleptics for more than twenty years to treat her schizophrenia, a middle-aged woman displays sucking, licking, and pouting movements.

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APA Reference
Fournier, G. (2018). Dyskinesia. Psych Central. Retrieved on July 8, 2020, from