Elisabeth B. Lucassen

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OBJECTIVE Olfactory dysfunction in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) has been reported, but results have been inconsistent. In this review we describe, synthesize, and interpret the existing literature on olfactory dysfunction in Multiple Sclerosis and identify gaps in the current level of knowledge. METHODS The study design was a scoping review of the literature(More)
The authors explored the changes in multidigit synergies in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) within the framework of the uncontrolled manifold hypothesis. The specific hypotheses were that both synergy indices and anticipatory synergy adjustments prior to the initiation of a self-paced quick action would be diminished in the patients compared to(More)
Small cortical strokes can produce symptoms mimicking those from peripheral nerve diseases. In cases where the presentation is sudden in onset and limited to monparesis of a limb, especially affecting the distal muscles , the diagnosis of a central nervous system lesion should be considered. A 57-year-old woman presented with a two-day history of right hand(More)
Capgras syndrome is a delusional misidentification syndrome (DMS) which can be seen in neurodegenerative diseases such as Lewy body dementia and, to a lesser extent, in Parkinson's disease (PD). Here, we report the case of a 78-year-old man with a history of idiopathic PD who developed Capgras syndrome following bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain(More)
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