55. Ulusal Nöroloji Kongresi

NOROKONGRE 2019


 
COCKAYNE SYNDROME AS A RARE CAUSE OF HEMİPLEGİA: REVİEW OF THE LİTERATURE ACCOMPANİED BY A CASE REPORT
AHMET NEZİH 1

1- ELBİSTAN STATE HOSPİTAL
 
Amaç:

Cockayne syndrome is a rare genetic disease that presents with growth retardation, premature aging, retinal and generalized neurologic abnormalities.

Gereç ve Yöntem:

The presented case is a 29-year-old male patient, who was previously diagnosed as having Cockayne syndrome and who was admitted to the physical medicine and rehabilitation outpatient clinic with loss of strength in the right upper and lower extremity. admission to emergency care department 8 months ago. When the patient was evaluated by us, he had a chronic stage subdural hematoma. Chronic subdural hematoma is a disease of elderly and aging is a well-known risk factor.

Bulgular:

Our case demonstrates that the disease of old age, chronic spontaneous subdural hematoma, can be seen in a very young age secondary to premature aging syndrome known as Cockayne syndrome.

Sonuç:

The patient was detected to have acute-onset, non-traumatic rightsided muscle weakness secondary to acute subdural hematoma diagnosed in cranial computed tomography imaging at