Ovarian carcinoma and paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration.

  title={Ovarian carcinoma and paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration.},
  author={Robert McLellan and John L. Currie and Walter Royal and Neil B. Rosenshein},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={72 6},
A case of paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration complicating ovarian cancer is presented. This rare disorder is characterized by vertigo, nystagmus, diplopia, and ataxia. Neurologic sequelae are progressive, ultimately culminating in complete incapacitation and death. Symptoms of paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration precede the diagnosis of malignancy in… CONTINUE READING