Clinical features and management of two cases of encephalitis lethargica

@article{Blunt1997ClinicalFA,
  title={Clinical features and management of two cases of encephalitis lethargica},
  author={Stavia B. Blunt and Russell J. M. Lane and Nora Turjanski and George David Perkin},
  journal={Movement Disorders},
  year={1997},
  volume={12}
}
Two patients with presumed encephalitis lethargica are presented with clinical features suggestive of two forms of the disease described by Von Economo: One patient had a psychosis and a mute‐akinetic syndrome associated with myoclonus. The second patient presented with a psychosis and fever, developing severe dyskinesias involving the mouth, trunk and limbs, together with respiratory irregularities and presumed hypothalamic disturbance and disturbance of consciousness. In both cases, initial… 

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