Corpus ID: 79806165

SPECT der regionalen Hirndurchblutung zur Verlaufskontrolle bei kindlicher idiopathischer Hemidystonie. Funktionelle Bildgebung und pathophysiologische Implikationen

@inproceedings{Fiedler1999SPECTDR,
  title={SPECT der regionalen Hirndurchblutung zur Verlaufskontrolle bei kindlicher idiopathischer Hemidystonie. Funktionelle Bildgebung und pathophysiologische Implikationen},
  author={A. Fiedler and J. Marienhagen and J. Aderbauer and E. Bock and H. Segerer and C. Eilles},
  year={1999}
}
A 9 1/2-year-old girl suffered from intermitting tremor and jitteriness of her left hand and oral muscles every 4 to 6 weeks with long lasting episodes. Clinically myoclonias and dystonic positioning of the left arm, hand and facial muscles were seen. No evidence of trauma, infection or inborn errors of metabolism was found. Successful therapy with carbamazepine was initiated while L-DOPA failed. An ictal 99m-Tc-HMPAO-SPECT showed severe asymmetry with focal hyperperfusion of the contralateral… Expand