Transient parkinsonism in isolated extrapontine myelinolysis

@article{Post2009TransientPI,
  title={Transient parkinsonism in isolated extrapontine myelinolysis},
  author={Bart Post and Willem A van Gool and M A J Tijssen},
  journal={Neurological Sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={30},
  pages={325 - 328}
}
Extrapontine myelinolysis (EPM) is a rare cause of parkinsonism. In this case report, we describe a 63-year-old woman with parkinsonism due to EPM after correction of hyponatremia. During a 4-year follow-up, both the clinical features of parkinsonism and the changes on magnetic resonance imaging resolved. Parkinsonism due to EPM should be recognized as it has a good prognosis. 

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…