Vol. 44 (2) 2023 Neuro endocrinology letters

Reversible Severe Parkinsonism Caused by Extra-Pontine Myelinolysis in a patient with Primary Adrenal Failure.

PURPOSE: Extrapontine myelinolysis (EPM) is a highly uncommon, life-threatening disease, particularly in individuals who initially appear with severe clinical symptoms. Here, we describe a case of EPM caused by the rapid correction of¬†hyponatremia that had severe clinical signs at first but parkinsonism symptoms were fully improved aft.....