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Very Unusual Phenomenologies

  • Steven J. FruchtEmail author
  • Pichet Termsarasab
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Abstract

In this chapter, we review patients with very unusual movement disorders, including Wilson’s disease, neuronal brain iron degeneration, disorders on the borderland of epilepsy, unusual forms of parkinsonism, and benign paroxysmal disorders of infancy.

Keywords

Wilson’s disease Neuronal brain iron degeneration Pantothenate kinase-associated degeneration Fahr’s disease Paroxysmal torticollis of infancy 

Supplementary material

Video 16.1

In this chapter, we present a group of patients with very unusual movement disorders. These patients are rare enough that even a movement disorder clinician may encounter them very infrequently in a career. Four categories of disorders are reviewed: metal and ion deposits; disorders on the borderland of epilepsy; unusual forms of parkinsonism; and benign paroxysmal disorders of infancy (MP4 3144930 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Movement DisordersNew York University Grossman School of Medicine, The Marlene and Paolo Fresco Institute for Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders, NYU Langone HealthNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Division of Neurology, Faculty of MedicineRamathibodi Hospital, Mahidol UniversityBangkokThailand

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