M Romero Acebal

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INTRODUCTION Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a form of motor neuron disease that primarily affects upper and lower motor neurons. Its etiology is unknown, it has a progressive course and is often fatal. Very rarely, its appearance as paraneoplastic syndrome (PNS) has been described. Certain clinical patterns of motor neuron disease suggest this(More)
Hyperinsulinism-hyperammonaemia syndrome (HI-HA) is a rare cause of congenital hyperinsulinism.1 The association of hypoglycaemia and hyperammonaemia in a neonate is highly suggestive of the disease. This syndrome is an inborn metabolic error caused by mutations in the GLUD1 gene, a gene that is located on chromosome 10q23.3 and that codes for the glutamate(More)
INTRODUCTION Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy (RPL) is a syndrome of headache, vomiting and focal neurologic deficits with reversible lesions in posterior areas of the brain at the same time. CASE REPORT We describe the case of a patient with a background of multiple diseases presenting a syndrome compatible with reversible posterior(More)
For over half a century the electroencephalogram (EEG) has been and continues to be the main tool aiding clinical diagnosis, definition and classification of epilepsy, and the best means with which to orient therapy and base prognosis. The EEG is, along general lines, a diagnostic procedure that is easy to perform, low-cost and comfortable for the patient,(More)
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