Martha Carlson, Author at Clinical Advisor

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Wilson disease

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know The presenting clinical features of Wilson disease have historically been divided into three groups: hepatic, neurologic, and psychiatric. The neurologic manifestations of neurologic Wilson disease include variable combinations of dysarthria, dystonia, tremor, parkinsonism, ataxia, and choreoathetosis. The hepatic presentation can be divided into four main presentations: acute hepatitis,…

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