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Peduncular hallucinations.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1779254     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Peduncular hallucinations usually present as visual disorders and are often genuine hallucinations associated with thalamic and/or mesencephalic lesions. In this case report we describe the clinical findings in a patient with hallucinations. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated bilateral ischaemic lesions in the thalamus and in the mesencephalon. The pathogenesis of hallucinations in these disorders is discussed in the light of the findings provided by imaging techniques.
H W Kölmel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of neurology     Volume:  238     ISSN:  0340-5354     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Neurol.     Publication Date:  1991 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-03-12     Completed Date:  1992-03-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0423161     Medline TA:  J Neurol     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  457-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Neurologische Abteilung, Universitätsklinikum Rudolf Virchow, Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Cerebral Infarction / complications*,  pathology
Diagnosis, Differential
Hallucinations / diagnosis,  etiology*,  physiopathology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Mental Disorders / diagnosis
Mesencephalon / blood supply,  physiopathology*
Middle Aged
Ophthalmoplegia / etiology*
Reflex, Abnormal*
Reflex, Vestibulo-Ocular*
Sleep Disorders / etiology*
Thalamus / blood supply,  physiopathology*

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