POLG mutation presenting with late-onset jerky torticollis

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BvdW receives research support from the Prinses Beatrix Fonds, Netherlands Brain Foundation, the Royal Dutch Society for Physical Therapy, and the Gossweiler Foundation.

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Mild torticollis to the left with a side-to-side, jerky head tremor. (WMV 3904 kb)

Mild torticollis to the left with a side-to-side, jerky head tremor. (WMV 3904 kb)

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Tuladhar, A.M., Meijer, F.J.A. & van de Warrenburg, B.P. POLG mutation presenting with late-onset jerky torticollis. J Neurol 260, 903–905 (2013) doi:10.1007/s00415-012-6776-z

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