Dystonic-Parkinsonian syndrome after cyanide poisoning: clinical and MRI findings

Francesco Carella, Maria Pia Grassi, Mario Savoiardo, Patrizia Contri, Barbara Rapuzzi, Alfonso Mangoni

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Progressive Parkinsonism, dystonia and apraxia of eye opening were seen after cyanide poisoning. CT scan and MRI showed lesions in the basal ganglia, cerebellum and cerebral cortex consistent with reported pathological findings.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1345-1348
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology


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