BMJ Case Reports 2013; doi:10.1136/bcr-2012-007079
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Parakinesia brachialis oscitans during thrombolytic therapy

  1. Helio Afonso Guizoni Teive4
  1. 1Department of Neurology, Hospital das Clínicas of Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
  2. 2Department of Neurology Service, Hospital de Clínicas, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
  3. 3Cabinet Medical, Brou, France
  4. 4Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
  1. Correspondence to Francis Paciornik Zorzetto, francispac{at}


The authors describe a case report of a patient with parakinesia brachialis oscitans, which occurred during thrombolytic therapy, in a patient with left-middle cerebral artery occlusion.

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