Huntingtons' Disease, Dr. Hadley's - Thirteen. House M.D.

Huntington's disease as captured the audience attention ever since it appear as the cornerstone of House M.D 4th Season, where Dr. Hadley (Olivia Wilde), Thirteen, was diagnosed positive with Huntington's Chorea. We also saw some images of Dr. Hadley's mother when she lost her memory and presented Parkinson-like involuntary muscle movements.

Dr. Foreman drove a Clinical Trial in wich Dr. Hadley participated. Thirteen was terrified to see one of Dr. Foreman's patients but also was she amazed by the wonderful results that this patient was achieving by following the trial medicaments.

What is Huntington's Disease

Huntington's disease is a genetic, progressive, neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the gradual development of involuntary muscle movements affecting the hands, feet, face, and trunk and progressive deterioration of cognitive processes and memory, evolving to dementia.

Synonims of Huntington's disease include Hereditary Chorea, Huntington's Chorea.