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Valéria Maria de Azeredo Passos ; Sandhi Maria Barreto ; Paulo Caramelli ; Carla Meirelles de Melo ; Guilherme Carvalho ; Miriam Melo Menezes ; João Gabriel Ramos Ribas ;Dementia & Neuropsychologia 2013, 7 4

Autor: Ana Paula Silva Champs

Fuente: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=339530369014


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Dementia & Neuropsychologia ISSN: 1980-5764 demneuropsy@uol.com.br Associação Neurologia Cognitiva e do Comportamento Brasil Silva Champs, Ana Paula; de Azeredo Passos, Valéria Maria; Barreto, Sandhi Maria; Caramelli, Paulo; Meirelles de Melo, Carla; Carvalho, Guilherme; Melo Menezes, Miriam; Ramos Ribas, João Gabriel Encephalomyelopathy associated with HTLV-I.
A primary disease or coexisting with multiple sclerosis? Dementia & Neuropsychologia, vol.
7, núm.
4, octubre-diciembre, 2013, pp.
439-443 Associação Neurologia Cognitiva e do Comportamento São Paulo, Brasil Disponible en: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=339530369014 Cómo citar el artículo Número completo Más información del artículo Página de la revista en redalyc.org Sistema de Información Científica Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal Proyecto académico sin fines de lucro, desarrollado bajo la iniciativa de acceso abierto Case Report Dement Neuropsychol 2013 December;7(4):439-443 Encephalomyelopathy associated with HTLV-I A primary disease or coexisting with multiple sclerosis? Ana Paula Silva Champs2,3, Valéria Maria de Azeredo Passos1,3, Sandhi Maria Barreto3,4, Paulo Caramelli1,3, Carla Meirelles de Melo2, Guilherme Carvalho2, Miriam Melo Menezes2, João Gabriel Ramos Ribas2 ABSTRACT.
HTLV-I-associated myelopathy (HAM-TSP) is the most common neurological manifestation of HTLV-I, causing progressive weakness, sensory disturbance, and sphincter dysfunction.
Although motor disorders have been well described, few studies have associated cognitive disorders and HTLV-I infection.
In areas endemic for HTLV-I infection, the differential diagnosis between HAM-TSP and other myelopathy etiologies can be difficult, particularly if the patient has signs and symptoms of brain involvement, since seropositive HTLV-I patients can present other neurological diseases.
Here, we report one case initially diagnosed as Multiple Sclerosis (MS) which, ...





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