TITLE

Through the looking glass: persistent mirror movements

AUTHOR(S)
Erle C.H. Lim; Raymond C.S. Seet
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/27/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p619
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a medical condition involving a 21-year-old man suffering from mirror movements. The results of several medical tests administered on him including physical examinations, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain, thyroid functions, and electroencephalography appears normal. His condition is explained by the abnormal connection between the primary motor cortex and both sides of the spinal cord.
ACCESSION #
24091841

 

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