Non-ketotic hyperglycaemic chorea: a SPECT study

Chang, M H; Li, J Y; Lee, S R; Men, C Y
April 1996
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Apr1996, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p428
Academic Journal
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