Hyperperfusion of anterior cingulate gyrus in a case of paroxysmal nocturnal dystonia.

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The authors report the clinical, EEG, and SPECT findings of a patient with nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia. Ictal and interictal scalp EEG showed epileptiform activity over both frontal lobes. Subtraction ictal SPECT co-registered to MRI indicated a bilateral significant hyperperfusion in the anterior part of the cingulate gyrus. These results support earlier… (More)

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@article{Schindler2001HyperperfusionOA, title={Hyperperfusion of anterior cingulate gyrus in a case of paroxysmal nocturnal dystonia.}, author={Kaspar Schindler and Heidemarie Gast and Claudio Bassetti and Roland Wiest and Juerg Fritschi and K. Meyer and Marek Kollar and Michael P Wissmeyer and K O L{\"{o}vblad and Bruno J. Weder and Filippo Donati}, journal={Neurology}, year={2001}, volume={57 5}, pages={917-20} }