Hemichorea due to a cavernous angioma of the caudate. Case report of an aged patient

F. Carella, T. Caraceni, F. Girotti

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Abstract

A 75 year old man presented left hemichorea due to a cavernous angioma of the head of the contralateral caudate. Cavernous angiomas of the basal ganglia are an infrequent cause of hemichorea especially in older subjects but should be considered in the differential diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)783-785
Number of pages3
JournalItalian Journal of Neurological Sciences
Volume13
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1992

Keywords

  • cavernous angioma
  • Hemichorea

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Clinical Neurology

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