HYPERGLYCEMIC INDUCED HEMICHOREA HEMIBALLISM

Mihai Rosca, Athena Mergeani, Dora Morosanu, Florina Antochi
2008 Romanian Journal of Neurology  
Non-ketotic hyperglicemia has been described as a rare metabolic cause of hemichorea hemiballismus, especially in elderly patients with newly diagnosed or poorly controlled diabetes. We present the case of a 63-year-old male presenting with HCHB and characteristic findings on brain CT scan.
doi:10.37897/RJN.2008.4.9 doaj:c20171453cf942ab9527eef02475c726 fatcat:gxwqhbe7yrbmzmcxn7ub2zy5z4