Myokymic syndrome with impaired muscular relaxation: further evidence of a possible paraneoplastic genesis.

@article{Rossi1990MyokymicSW,
  title={Myokymic syndrome with impaired muscular relaxation: further evidence of a possible paraneoplastic genesis.},
  author={Bruno Rossi and Claudio Vitali and Gabriele Siciliano and Caterina Giannini and Raffaele Pingitore},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={1990},
  volume={92 2},
  pages={169-75}
}
A case of concomitant myokymia with impaired muscular relaxation and hypertrophic osteoarthropathy associated with the presence of two separate lung malignancies is described. Both the neurological syndrome and osteoarticular disorder significantly improved after surgical removal of the lung cancers. The possibility that common mechanisms may underlie these… CONTINUE READING