Putaminal petechial haemorrhage as the cause of non-ketotic hyperglycaemic chorea: a neuropathological case correlated with MRI findings

Mestre, Tiago A.; Ferreira, Jooquim J.; Pimentel, José
May 2007
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;May2007, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p549
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented which reports the neuropathological case of a 73-year-old man with acute generalised chorea using a magnetic resonance imaging.


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