A nine year old girl with thyrotoxicosis, ataxia, and chorea

Tossaporn Seeherunvong, Stavros Diamantopoulos, Gary Berkovitz

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Abstract

Neurologic manifestations are common in patients with thyroid disease. We describe the case of a nine year old girl with Graves disease and the unique combination of chorea and ataxia that both resolved after treatment of hyperthyroidism.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)660-661
Number of pages2
JournalBrain and Development
Volume29
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2007

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Chorea
Thyrotoxicosis
Graves Disease
Thyroid Diseases
Hyperthyroidism
Ataxia
Neurologic Manifestations
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Ataxia
  • Child
  • Chorea
  • Graves

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Neurology

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A nine year old girl with thyrotoxicosis, ataxia, and chorea. / Seeherunvong, Tossaporn; Diamantopoulos, Stavros; Berkovitz, Gary.

In: Brain and Development, Vol. 29, No. 10, 01.11.2007, p. 660-661.

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