[Central pontine myelinolysis and hyponatremia].

Abstract

Central pontine myelinolysis is a rare, but probably underreported, complication of the treatment of severe hyponatraemia. The typical presentation, with pseudobulbar palsy, quadriplegia and locked-in syndrome, made the diagnosis clinically possible in the two new cases reported. It was confirmed by computed tomography (CT). Serial CT scans in one case… (More)

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