Spectrum of movement disorders in neuroferritinopathy.

@article{Crompton2005SpectrumOM,
  title={Spectrum of movement disorders in neuroferritinopathy.},
  author={Douglas Ewan Crompton and Patrick F. Chinnery and David Bates and Timothy J. Walls and Margaret J. Jackson and A. R. Curtis and John Burn},
  journal={Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society},
  year={2005},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={95-9}
}
Neuroferritinopathy is a recently recognized, dominantly inherited movement disorder caused by a mutation of the ferritin light chain gene. We present video case reports of 4 individuals with neuroferritinopathy chosen to illustrate how this disorder can present and subsequently progress clinically. The clinical phenotype of this disorder is highly variable with symptoms beginning in the third to sixth decades. Chorea, dystonia, or an akinetic-rigid syndrome can predominate in different… CONTINUE READING

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