TITLE

Meige's syndrome in dementia with Lewy bodies

AUTHOR(S)
Tabet, Naji; Sivaloganathan, Saraswathy
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Apr2002, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the case of a 60-year-old woman with Meige's syndrome in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB). Meige's syndrome is a segmental cranial dystonia. The woman had a history of depression, morbid jealousy, hallucinations and delusions. Antipsychotic medication was stopped because of the vulnerability of DLB patients to antipsychotics' effects.
ACCESSION #
23070424

 

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