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Paroxysmal kinesigenic choreoathetosis
  1. S. C. Loong1,
  2. Y. Y. Ong
  1. Thomson Road General Hospital, Singapore

    Report of a case relieved by l-dopa

    Abstract

    A case of paroxysmal kinesigenic choreoathetosis is described. A hitherto unreported response to l-dopa is recorded and its possible relevance to the pathophysiology of the disorder is discussed.

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    Report of a case relieved by l-dopa

    Footnotes

    • 1 Present address: Department of Neurosurgery and Neurology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore 11.

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