Images in neuroscience| Volume 12, ISSUE 4, P444, May 2005

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An ataxic man who loved his beer

  • J. Seneviratne
    Correspondence to: Janaka Seneviratne, Department of Neurology, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, C/-Post Office, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Vic. 3050, Australia. Tel.: +61 3 9342 8448; Fax: +61 3 9342 8427
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Vic., Australia
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      A 42-year-old male presented with progressive unsteadiness and slurred speech over 2 weeks. There was no associated diplopia, limb weakness, or confusion. He had a history of heavy ethanol intake 120 g per day, but had been abstinent for 1 month. He was not on regular medications.
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