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A 38 year old metal worker with a history of hypertension and hyperthyroidism presented with fluctuating fever and sweating, palpitations, tremor of the upper parts of both legs, and diplopia. These symptoms had been present for five days and had started within hours after he had received the last of three vaccinations for tetanus (TE anatoxal berna, contents: 20 LF tetanus toxoid, 2 mg aluminium phosphate, and 0.1 mg thiomersal, Primmed BV, Almere, The Netherlands). These vaccinations were given because of an injury to his right index finger one month before. There was no family history of movement disorders. Physical examination showed profuse sweating, normal consciousness, a temperature of 37.3°C, symmetric rigidity of all four limbs, and a painful tremor in the upper parts of …
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