Dyskinesia associated with hyperglycemia and basal ganglia hyperintensity: report of a rare diabetic complication

The syndrome of dyskinesia associated with hyperglycemia and basal ganglia hyperintensity on T1 – weighted MR images is rare and most often affects elderly patients with type 2 diabetes. We report a case of a 79 year-old female patient who presented to the ED with a 12 h history of a left sided hemichoreoathetosis. Laboratory results revealed pronounced… (More)