Stereotypies as a manifestation of acute hyperglycemia without ketosis

José Fidel Baizabal-Carvallo, William G. Ondo

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Acute hyperglycemia without ketosis is recognized to induce movement disorders characterized by hemichorea, hemiballismus, or hemidystonia. A video-case of hyperkinetic movement disorder resembling stereotypies in the context of uncompensated hyperglycemia without ketosis is presented, expanding the clinical phenotype of this disorder.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)176-177
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Neurological Sciences
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Apr 15 2012


  • Basal ganglia
  • Hemiballism
  • Hemichorea
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Stereotypies

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology


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