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More MS news articles for March 2004

Clinical callosum syndrome in a case of multiple sclerosis

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=15009167&dopt=Abstract

Eur J Neurol. 2004 Mar;11(3):209-12
Moroni C, Belin C, Haguenau M, Salama J.
Laboratoire de Recherche sur l'Evaluation du Comportement et de l'Apprentissage (URECA), Universite Charles de Gaulle Lille 3, Lille, France

This case report confirms that a clinical callosal disconnection could be observed in multiple sclerosis.

Moreover, this case describes a new kind of strange manual behavior related to callosal disconnection.

This behavior could neither be considered as a diagonistic dyspraxia nor as an alien hand, but they evoke rather a conflict of intentions.