Hemichorea–hemiballismus due to hyperglycaemia

Manon Levy and Lucien Marchand
Med J Aust 2023; 218 (8): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.51908
Published online: 1 May 2023

  • 1 Hôpital Saint Joseph Saint Luc, Lyon (ARA), France
  • 2 Hôpital Louis Pradel, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Bron (ARA), France


We are indebted to Hélène Boyer for the English revisions. We thank Amandine Benoit, Cédric Luyton and Laurène Chevallier, who were also involved in the care of the patient.

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  • 1. Chua CB, Sun CK, Hsu CW, et al. “Diabetic striatopathy”: clinical presentations, controversy, pathogenesis, treatments, and outcomes. Sci Rep 2020; 10: 1594.


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