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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Lyoo, CH; Prokisch, H; Meitinger, T; Lee, SY; Kim, do H; Lee, MS 
Title:
Anticholinergic-responsive gait freezing in a patient with pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration. 
Abstract:
A 43-year-old male patient suddenly developed freezing of gait (FOG) when making a first step, turning, or passing through a narrow path. Dystonic plantar flexion of his left foot always accompanied with FOG. He could walk without FOG when stepping on visual cues. Brain magnetic resonance imaging study showed typical "eye of the tiger" sign in the globus pallidus. He had heterozygous mutations in the exons 3 and 4 in the PANK2 gene. His FOG dramatically responded to the anticholinergic treatment...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Mov Disord 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
23 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
283-4 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0885-3185 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Humangenetik