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Wernicke encephalopathy and systemic sclerosis: rare association of rare conditions

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Clinical impairment of brainstem and cerebellar functions is clearly demonstrated by the neurological examination. The general examination of patient also documents skin signs of SS (MP4 18406 kb)

Clinical impairment of brainstem and cerebellar functions is clearly demonstrated by the neurological examination. The general examination of patient also documents skin signs of SS (MP4 18406 kb)

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Sciacca, G., Fermo, S.L., Aprile, G. et al. Wernicke encephalopathy and systemic sclerosis: rare association of rare conditions. Neurol Sci 38, 203–205 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10072-016-2704-9

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Keywords

  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Thiamine
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Thiamine Deficiency