Insights into thermoregulation: A clinico-radiological description of Shapiro syndrome

@article{Pazderska2013InsightsIT,
  title={Insights into thermoregulation: A clinico-radiological description of Shapiro syndrome},
  author={Agnieszka Pazderska and Martin O’Connell and Niall Pender and Claire Gavin and Se{\'a}n O’Dowd},
  journal={Journal of the Neurological Sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={329},
  pages={66-68}
}
Shapiro syndrome is a rare entity, comprising a triad of recurrent hypothermia, hyperhidrosis and congenital agenesis of the corpus callosum. Fewer than 50 cases have been described, almost invariably in patients presenting in childhood or early adulthood. We present a case of an 80 year old woman presenting with recurrent bouts of shivering, sweating and profound malaise, who sought medical attention because the frequency and severity of attacks worsened in her later years. MRI Brain… CONTINUE READING

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