Two siblings with hiomocystinuria presenting with dystonia and parkinsonism


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Ekinci B., Apaydin H. , Vural M., Ozekmekci S.

MOVEMENT DISORDERS, vol.19, no.8, pp.962-964, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/mds.20062
  • Title of Journal : MOVEMENT DISORDERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.962-964

Abstract

Movement disorders such as dystonia, chorea or
tremor are rarely encountered in patients with homocystinuria.
We present 2 siblings with laboratory-confirmed homocystin-
uria, one with severe generalized dystonia and the other with
mild parkinsonism. The movement disorders in our patients

Movement disorders such as dystonia, chorea or

tremor are rarely encountered in patients with homocystinuria.

We present 2 siblings with laboratory-confirmed homocystin-

uria, one with severe generalized dystonia and the other with

mild parkinsonism. The movement disorders in our patients

appeared in the second and first decades, respectively.

Movement disorders such as dystonia, chorea or tremor are rarely encountered in patients with homocystinuria. We present 2 siblings with laboratory-confirmed homocystinuria, one with severe generalized dystonia and the other with mild parkinsonism. The movement disorders in our patients appeared in the second and first decades, respectively. (C) 2004 Movement Disorder Society.