CASE PRESENTATIONS A 15-year-old girl with severe hearing loss from childhood meningitis was admitted to a psychiatric unit due to behavior disturbance. 1 At discharge 4 weeks later, the family noted a gaping mouth, drooling, and a clumsy gait. Over the next month her symptoms progressed until she was unable to walk, use her arms to sign, or swallow. She became bedridden and was admitted to hospital.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Movement Disorders|
|Subtitle of host publication||100 Instructive Cases|
|Number of pages||4|
|ISBN (Print)||1841845248, 9781841845241|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2008|
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