Spongiform encephalopathy mimicking corticobasal degeneration.

  title={Spongiform encephalopathy mimicking corticobasal degeneration.},
  author={David J. Anschel and David K Simon and Rafael H. Llinas and Jeffrey T Joseph},
  journal={Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society},
  volume={17 3},
The presentation of subacute spongiform encephalopathies (SSE) is varied. The following case of SSE presented clinically similar to corticobasal degeneration. The SSE diagnosis was suspected because of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings and confirmed pathologically.