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Early-onset Huntington's chorea. Diagnostic clues

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D. S. Brooks, D. Murphy, I. Janota, W. A. Lishman

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)850-852
Number of pages3
JournalBritish journal of psychiatry
Issue numberDEC.
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1987

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A patient with early-onset Huntington's chorea is described. The diagnosis had been overlooked during previous contacts with psychiatric services because there was no family history, and features typical of the adult disease were absent. Distinctive findings on CT scan and electroencephalography were observed.

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