Sinal de Lhermitte e deficiência de vitamina B12: relato de caso

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Teive, Hélio Afonso Ghizoni; Haratz, Salo; Zavala, Jorge; Munhoz, Renato Puppi; Scola, Rosana Hermínia; Werneck, Lineu César;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM
  • Subject: Polineuropatias | Polyneuropathies | Ataxia | Idoso | Aged | Deficiência de vitamina B12 | Vitamin B12 deficiency | Myelopathy | Mielopatia
    mesheuropmc: polycyclic compounds | nutritional and metabolic diseases

CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Lhermitte's sign, a classical neurological sign, is a rare manifestation of vitamin B12 deficiency. The aim here was to report on a case of an elderly patient with vitamin B12 deficiency whose first clinical manifestation was the presence of Lherm... View more
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