Ikuo Watanabe

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Plasticity within the human central motor system occurs and has been studied with transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with amputations, spinal cord injuries, and ischemic nerve block. These studies have identified a pattern of motor system reorganization that results in enlarged muscle representation areas and large motor evoked potentials (MEPs)(More)
We report a case of 33-year-old man with multiple sclerosis, showing piano playing movement in both hands. His course of multiple sclerosis was remittent/progressive during 2 years and the clinical manifestation suggested the spinal cord involvement. On July 15, 1991, he was admitted with numbness of the right limbs, and then developed piano playing(More)
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