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Holmes' tremor and neuroparacoccidioidomycosis: A case report

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  • Hélio A.G. Teive MD,

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    1. Movement Disorders Unit, Service of Neurology, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Pr, Brazil
    • Rua General Carneiro 1103/102, CEP: 80.060-150, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
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  • Alessandra Zanatta MD,

    1. Movement Disorders Unit, Service of Neurology, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Pr, Brazil
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  • Francisco M.B. Germiniani MD,

    1. Movement Disorders Unit, Service of Neurology, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Pr, Brazil
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  • Sérgio M. Almeida MD, PhD,

    1. Movement Disorders Unit, Service of Neurology, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Pr, Brazil
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  • Lineu C. Werneck MD, PhD

    1. Movement Disorders Unit, Service of Neurology, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Pr, Brazil
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Abstract

We report on a case of neuroparacoccidioidomycosis that presented with a midbrain mass lesion associated with Holmes' tremor. The difficulties of pharmacological treatment of such tremor are emphasized. © 2002 Movement Disorder Society

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