Paraneoplastic encephalomyelitis and subacute dysautonomia due to an occult atypical carcinoid tumour of the lung.

Abstract

A case of paraneoplastic encephalomyelitis and subacute pandysautonomia associated with an occult atypical carcinoid tumour of the lung is described. The main clinical features were lethargy, impaired memory, constipation, and orthostatic hypotension. Neurological investigation was unremarkable except for mononuclear pleocytosis and increased protein level… (More)

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