Brain & development, vol.38, no.8, pp.755-8, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
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Brain & development
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Istanbul University Affiliated:
Pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration (PKAN) is a rare neurodegenerative condition. Major clinical features include progressive dystonia, pigmentary retinopathy, spasticity, and cognitive decline. The typical MRI sign of the disease, known as "eye-of-the-tiger", is what makes differential diagnosis possible.