Jin won Yoon

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Occipital condyle fractures (OCFs) with selective involvement of the hypoglossal canal are rare. OCFs usually occur after major trauma and combine multiple fractures. We describe a 38-year-old man who presented with neck pain and a tongue deviation to the right side after a traffic accident. Severe limitations were detected during active and passive range(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the question of whether serum leptin levels might be associated with post-stroke depression. METHODS We studied 130 patients who experienced a first episode of stroke of more than three months' duration, without any previous history of depression or speech disorders. Data were collected regarding the patient demographics,(More)
Stroke-like episodes are a component of myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes (MELAS) syndrome. The infarct-like lesions in the brain might result from the mutation of mitochondrial deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) that cause defects in translation of the respiratory chain enzymes. Cardiac involvement occurs frequently with MELAS(More)
In this article, on page 204, the title has been spelled incorrectly: " MEALS " should have appeared as " MELAS ". The title should be corrected as the following: from " A Case of Myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis and Stroke-like Epicodes (MEALS) Syndrome with Intracardiac Thrombus " to " A Case of Myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis and(More)
Myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes (MELAS) is a multisystem clinical syndrome manifested by mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and recurrent stroke-like episodes. A 27-year-old female with MELAS syndrome presented with cerebral infarction. Echocardiography revealed a thrombus attached to the apex of the(More)
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