[Chorea and the use of contraceptives].

@article{Despland1976ChoreaAT,
  title={[Chorea and the use of contraceptives].},
  author={P. A. Despland and J J Dufresne and Franco Regli},
  journal={Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift},
  year={1976},
  volume={106 32},
  pages={1088-91}
}
A 20-year-old nullipara without previous history of chorea or rheumatic fever developed unilateral chorea 11 months after first taking oral contraceptives. All laboratory findings were normal except for considerable elevation of the triglycerides. Complete remission of the extrapyramidal disorder occurred within 4 months of discontinuing the contraceptive… CONTINUE READING