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Ischaemic lateral popliteal nerve palsy due to ergot intoxication
  1. G. D. Perkin
  1. National Hospitals for Nervous Diseases, Maida Vale Hospital, London


    A patient with ergot intoxication due to medication for migraine developed lateral popliteal nerve palsy. This is attributed to recurrent ischaemia caused by ergotamine.

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