[Mitochondrial myopathy. Encephalopathy with lactic acidosis and cerebral infarction].

@article{Deste1989MitochondrialME,
  title={[Mitochondrial myopathy. Encephalopathy with lactic acidosis and cerebral infarction].},
  author={Alain Dest{\'e}e and Jean Jacques Martin and Joanne Muller and Hans R. Scholte and Albert Verier and Claude Largilli{\`e}re and P. Warot},
  journal={Revue neurologique},
  year={1989},
  volume={145 1},
  pages={37-48}
}
A 21 year-old man presented with a history of sudden onset of aphasia and headache. CT showed a left parietal hypodensity and pallidal calcifications. The ECG showed a Wolff-Parkinson-White's syndrome. The patient then developed successively focal epileptic seizures, temper disorders, a cardiomyopathy, a pepper and salt retinopathy with hemeralopia, a left… CONTINUE READING