TITLE

Head drop and camptocormia

AUTHOR(S)
Macleod, A.D.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;May2003, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p692
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a case of camptocormia of functional bent back. Patient's medical history; Clinical manifestation; Treatment.
ACCESSION #
10077788

 

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