A 62-year-old man with progressive weakness, multiple neurologic deficits, and hypernatremia.

@article{Lim2014A6M,
  title={A 62-year-old man with progressive weakness, multiple neurologic deficits, and hypernatremia.},
  author={Joel Hua-Liang Lim and Faith Li-Ann Chia and Tchoyoson Lim and Bernard Chi-Shern Ho and Umapathi Thirugnanam and Bernard Yu-Hor Thong},
  journal={Arthritis care & research},
  year={2014},
  volume={66 1},
  pages={
          164-70
        }
}
History of the presenting symptom The patient had a 6-month history of unsteady gait and generalized weakness with constitutional symptoms of loss of weight and appetite. He consulted his general practitioner 2 months later. Laboratory investigations then showed normal complete blood count and liver and thyroid function tests. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain with contrast fluid-attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR) sequences and diffusion-weighted imaging showed multiple… CONTINUE READING