Progressive Encephalomyelitis with Rigidity and Myoclonus Associated With Anti-GlyR Antibodies and Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Case Report

@inproceedings{Borellini2017ProgressiveEW,
  title={Progressive Encephalomyelitis with Rigidity and Myoclonus Associated With Anti-GlyR Antibodies and Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Case Report},
  author={Linda Borellini and Silvia Lanfranconi and Sara Bonato and Ilaria Trezzi and Giulia Franco and Lorella Torretta and Nereo Bresolin and Alessio Di Fonzo},
  booktitle={Front. Neurol.},
  year={2017}
}
INTRODUCTION A 60-year-old man presented with a 6-month history of low back pain and progressive rigidity of the trunk and lower limbs, followed by pruritus, dysphonia, hyperhydrosis, and urinary retention. Brain and spinal imaging were normal. EMG showed involuntary motor unit hyperactivity. Onconeural, antiglutamic acid decarboxylase (anti-GAD), voltage… CONTINUE READING