Volume 2, Issue 5 (Spring 2016)                   Caspian.J.Neurol.Sci 2016, 2(5): 50-53 | Back to browse issues page


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1- Resident of Neurology, Student Research Committee, Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
2- Assistant Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran ; Rezaeitalabf@mums.ac.ir
Abstract:   (1802 Views)

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.

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Type of Study: case report | Subject: Special
Received: 2016/07/18 | Accepted: 2016/07/18 | Published: 2016/07/18