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Menzel's syndrome II

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Olivopontocerebellar syndrome characterized by upper motor neuron and extensor plantar response.

Description

Olivopontocerebellar syndrome characterized by upper motor neuron and extensor plantar response. Involuntary choreiform movements may occur.

See also Dejerine-Thomas atrophy, under Joseph Jules Dejerine, French neurologist, 1849-1917.

Bibliography

  • P. Menzel:
    Beitrag zur Kenntniss der hereditären Ataxia und Kleinhirnatrophie.
    Archiv für Psychiatrie und Nervenkrankheiten, Berlin, 1890, 22: 160-190.

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