JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCE, vol.18, no.5, pp.731-732, 2011 (SCI-Expanded)
Acute movement disorder associated with bilateral basal ganglia lesions is an increasingly recognized syndrome in patients with end-stage renal disease, especially in the setting of diabetes mellitus. The exact mechanism of the basal ganglia lesions is unclear. We report a patient with end-stage diabetic nephropathy admitted to our clinic with acute onset bilateral ballistic movements. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.