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Movement Disorders

Stamelou M, Tuschl K, Chong WK et al.

UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK.

 Mov Disord 2012;27:1317–22.

Editor’s note: An autosomal-recessive condition resulting from mutations in the gene that encodes solute carrier family-30, member-10 (SLC30A10), which encodes a manganese transporter, causes manganese to accumulate in the liver, basal ganglia, and cerebellum. This manifests clinically as a syndrome consisting of manganesemia, polycythemia, liver cirrhosis, and generalized dystonia.

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