Bilateral basal ganglia involvement in a patient with Griscelli syndrome.

@article{Ashrafi2006BilateralBG,
  title={Bilateral basal ganglia involvement in a patient with Griscelli syndrome.},
  author={Mahmoud Reza Ashrafi and Meysam Mohseni and Shahrooz Yazdani and Houman Alizadeh and Asghar Ramyar and Asghar Aghamohammadi and Mina Izadyar and Fatemeh Elham Mahjoub and Javad Ahmadian Heris},
  journal={European journal of paediatric neurology : EJPN : official journal of the European Paediatric Neurology Society},
  year={2006},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={207-9}
}
We report a 6-year-old Iranian boy with silvery-gray hair, eyelashes and the eyebrows who was admitted because of seizures and subsequent stupor. He had previous history of acute hemiparesis at 1 year of age and hepatitis-like syndrome 3 months ago. Microscopic examination of the patient's hair shaft revealed different sized clumps of melanin seen in the… CONTINUE READING