Acta Neurologica Belgica

, Volume 113, Issue 3, pp 337–339 | Cite as

Autonomic dysfunction in multiple sclerosis presenting with postural orthostatic tachycardia

Letter to the Editor

Notes

Conflict of interest

There is no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologyUniversity Hospital Center Zagreb, Refferal Center for Demyelinating Diseases of the Central Nervous SystemZagrebCroatia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital Center ZagrebZagrebCroatia
  3. 3.Department of NeurologySchool of Medicine, University of ZagrebZagrebCroatia

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