Stiff-Person Syndrome

Known as: Syndromes, Congenital Stiff-Person, stiff mans syndrome, Syndrome, Stiff-Baby 
A condition characterized by persistent spasms (SPASM) involving multiple muscles, primarily in the lower limbs and trunk. The illness tends to occur… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
High concentrations of ozone in urban and industrial regions worldwide have long been a major air quality issue. With the rapid… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
PURPOSE Lifestyle is linked to the risk of developing metabolic syndrome (MetS); however, its relationship with dietary patterns… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
INTRODUCTION Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of cardiometabolic risk factors associated with increased risk of multiple chronic… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
OBJECTIVE The development of these guidelines is mandated by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Board… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Synaptic inhibition is a central factor in the fine tuning of neuronal activity in the central nervous system. Symptoms… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The metabolic syndrome has received increased attention in the past few years. This statement from the American Heart Association… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Stiff-person syndrome is a disabling central nervous system disorder with no satisfactory treatment that is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the clinical spectrum of anti-GAD-positive patients with stiff-person syndrome (SPS) and provide… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Two follow-up studies were carried out to determine whether lower birthweight is related to the occurrence of syndrome X — Type 2… (More)
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1991
Review
1991
Stiff-person syndrome (SPS) is characterized by progressive, usually symmetric rigidity of the axial muscles with superimposed… (More)
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