Post-Infectious Acute Cerebellar Ataxia in Children

@article{Nussinovitch2003PostInfectiousAC,
  title={Post-Infectious Acute Cerebellar Ataxia in Children},
  author={Moshe Nussinovitch and Dario Prais and Benjamin Volovitz and Rivka Shapiro and Jacob Amir},
  journal={Clinical Pediatrics},
  year={2003},
  volume={42},
  pages={581 - 584}
}
Acute cerebellar ataxia is a relatively common neurologic disorder among children. Our aim was to characterize the clinical picture, etiology, and prognosis of acute cerebellar ataxia. The medical records of all children with a diagnosis of acute cerebellar ataxia hospitalized in our center and Hasharon Medical Center from 1990 to 2001 were reviewed. The diagnosis of acute cerebellar ataxia was based on the following criteria: acute onset of ataxia with or without nystagmus; absence of known… Expand
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