Choreoathetoid movements are quite common in cerebral palsy (CP). This is the first report of a patient with choreoathetoid CP who was successfully treated with carbamazepine. Therefore, clinicians should try carbamazepine for involuntary movements in CP patients before pursuing other procudures.
- Cerebral palsy
- Dyskinetic cerebral palsy
- Dystonic-choreoathetoid cerebral palsy
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology