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Caspian.J.Neurol.Sci 2016, 2(5): 50-53 Back to browse issues page
Neuroacanthocytosis in Two Brothers: An Ultra-rare Cause of Movement Disorder
Ali Ghabeli-Juibary, Fariborz Rezaeitalab
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran ; Rezaeitalabf@mums.ac.ir
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We report a rare genetic disorder case of neuroacanthocytosis with clinical profile (oro-lingual-facial abnormal involuntary movements, neuropathy) and typical magnetic resonance findings (cerebral atrophy, bilateral caudate nuclei atrophy with dilated anterior horns of the lateral ventricles), positive family history in his brother and acanthocytosis in peripheral blood smear.

Keywords: Neuroacanthocytosis, Chorea, Dystonia, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
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DOI: 10.18869/acadpub.cjns.2.5.50

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Ghabeli-Juibary A, Rezaeitalab F. Neuroacanthocytosis in Two Brothers: An Ultra-rare Cause of Movement Disorder. Caspian.J.Neurol.Sci. 2016; 2 (5) :50-53
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