Contagious Weakness in an Elderly Couple with Neurologic Emergencies
NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER SAN DIEGO CA
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We present an unusual neurologic emergency in an elderly male patient. Given his presentation and risk factors, we presumed the initial symptoms to be secondary to a cerebrovascular accident. As the case evolved, however, it became apparent that a more unusual pathology was present. This case report showcases a rare condition masquerading as a common neurologic emergency.
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