[A case of mild-type myotonic dystrophy with dementia and severe arteriosclerosis obliterans].

@article{Horiki1998ACO,
  title={[A case of mild-type myotonic dystrophy with dementia and severe arteriosclerosis obliterans].},
  author={Mitsuru Horiki and Atsuyuki Morishima and Hidehisa D Yamagata and Hiromi Rakugi and Hiroshi Ikegami and Tetsurou Miki and Toshio Ogihara},
  journal={Nihon Ronen Igakkai zasshi. Japanese journal of geriatrics},
  year={1998},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={136-8}
}
A 70-year-old man, with mild-type myotonic dystrophy (MyD) diagnosed by molecular genetic analysis when he was 68 years old, complained of worsening intermittent claudication during the past 2 years. Doppler examination revealed severe stenosis and obstruction in his leg arteries, which we diagnosed as arteriosclerosis obliterans (ASO). We then found him to… CONTINUE READING