Document Detail


Sporadic paroxysmal exercise induced dystonia: report of a case and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11146614     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Sporadic paroxysmal exercise induced dystonia (PEID) is a rare condition. So far only fifteen cases have been reported in the world literature. It is characterised by dystonic posture on prolonged exercise, which gets relieved with rest. In general, these are refractory to medical treatment. We report one such case, along with review of the literature. The lower limbs were spared and only right shoulder was tucked up with the head turning to right side. The duration of exercise necessary to bring out the dystonic posture gradually diminished with time, a feature not reported previously.
Authors:
K B Bhattacharyya; S Basu; A D Ray; S Bhattacharya
Related Documents :
15770444 - Rhinosporidiosis in egypt: a case report and review of literature.
14747904 - Post-traumatic overload or acute syndrome of the os trigonum: a possible cause of poste...
18627714 - The post-thrombotic syndrome - a condition to prevent.
15933304 - Crisis management during anaesthesia: bronchospasm.
303514 - Joint committee on aviation pathology: xvii. round window tear in aviators.
7884184 - Partial nodular transformation of the liver with portal vein thrombosis. a report of tw...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurology India     Volume:  48     ISSN:  0028-3886     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol India     Publication Date:  2000 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-01-26     Completed Date:  2001-02-15     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0042005     Medline TA:  Neurol India     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  401-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurology, Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital, 24, Gorachand Road, Calcutta, 700014, India.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Dystonic Disorders / classification,  diagnosis*,  physiopathology*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Physical Exertion*

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Comparison of efficacy and side effects of epidural tramadol and morphine in patients undergoing lam...
Next Document:  DAP kinase activates a p19ARF/p53-mediated apoptotic checkpoint to suppress oncogenic transformation...