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    • Excessive fragmentary myoclonus in Machado-Joseph disease 

      Santos, Diogo Fernandes dos [UNIFESP]; Pedroso, Jose Luiz [UNIFESP]; Braga-Neto, Pedro [UNIFESP]; Fontes Silva, Giselle Melo [UNIFESP]; Coin de Carvalho, Luciane Bizari [UNIFESP]; Prado, Lucila B. F. [UNIFESP]; Barsottini, Orlando Graziani P. [UNIFESP]; Prado, Gilmar Fernandes do [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2014-03-01)
      Objective: Machado-Joseph disease (MJD) is a neurodegenerative disease which usually presents several clinical findings including cerebellar ataxia and other extracerebellar features, such as Parkinsonism, dystonia, ...

    • Psychosis in Machado-Joseph Disease: Clinical Correlates, Pathophysiological Discussion, and Functional Brain Imaging. Expanding the Cerebellar Cognitive Affective Syndrome 

      Braga-Neto, Pedro [UNIFESP]; Pedroso, Jose Luiz [UNIFESP]; Gadelha, Ary [UNIFESP]; Laureano, Maura Regina [UNIFESP]; Noto, Cristiano de Souza [UNIFESP]; Garrido, Griselda Jara; Povoas Barsottini, Orlando Graziani [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2016)
      Machado-Joseph disease (MJD) is the most common spinocerebellar ataxia worldwide with a broad range of clinical manifestations, but psychotic symptoms were not previously characterized. We investigated the psychiatric ...

    • Should spinocerebellar ataxias be included in the differential diagnosis for Huntington's diseases-like syndromes? 

      Pedroso, Jose Luiz [UNIFESP]; Thomaz de Freitas, Maria Eliza [UNIFESP]; Cristino Albuquerque, Marcus Vinicius [UNIFESP]; Saraiva-Pereira, Maria Luiza; Jardim, Laura Bannach; Barsottini, Orlando G. P. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2014-12-15)
      In this article, we describe three patients with different spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) subtypes presenting with unusual movement disorders predominantly characterized by choreoathetosis, which, together with their autosomal ...