Chorea disclosing a polycythemia vera

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Liu, Guidong; Chang,Jie; Liu,Zhi-Jun; Qiang,Qiang; Gu,Chunhui; Zhang,Yingying; wei,wenshi;
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment,volume 10,pages563-565 (issn: 1178-2021, eissn: 1178-2021)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3982977, doi: 10.2147/NDT.S60694
  • Subject: Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | polycythemia vera | Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment | RC321-571 | elderly | RC346-429 | Case Report | chorea | JAK2

Guidong Liu, Jie Chang, Zhijun Liu, Qiang Qiang, Chunhui Gu, Yingying Zhang, Wenshi Wei Department of Neurology, Huadong Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, People's Republic of China Abstract: Chorea is a rare complication of polycythemia. We report the case... View more
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