Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 131--133

Adult-onset Satoyoshi syndrome and response to plasmapheresis


Rajeshwari Aghoram1, PR Srijithesh2, Sudheeran Kannoth3 
1 Department of Neurology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India
2 Department of Neurology, Badr Al Samaa Hospital, Ruwi, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
3 Neuroimmunology Laboratory, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
P R Srijithesh
Department of Neurology, Badr Al Samaa Hospital, PB No: 443, C 112, Ruwi, Muscat
Sultanate of Oman

Satoyoshi syndrome is a rare disease characterized by alopecia, recurrent muscle spasms, diarrhea, and skeletal abnormalities Adult-onset disease is reported only in five patients. Most of the reports have not characterized the nature of muscle spasm in the disease. In this paper, we report the first case of adult-onset Satoyoshi syndrome from India and the clinical and electrophysiological response to plasmapheresis.


How to cite this article:
Aghoram R, Srijithesh P R, Kannoth S. Adult-onset Satoyoshi syndrome and response to plasmapheresis.Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2016;19:131-133


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Aghoram R, Srijithesh P R, Kannoth S. Adult-onset Satoyoshi syndrome and response to plasmapheresis. Ann Indian Acad Neurol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2019 Jul 18 ];19:131-133
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