Marcelo Miranda

Summary

Affiliation: Facultad de Medicina
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Blindness caused by an ischemic optic neuropathy by spontaneous carotid dissection. Report of a case]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Departamento de Neurologia, Hospital Clinico de la Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 131:1042-4. 2003
  2. pmc Oral contraceptive induced chorea: another condition associated with anti-basal ganglia antibodies
    M Miranda
    Department of Neurology, University of Chile, Chile
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:327-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Pramipexole for the treatment of uremic restless legs in patients undergoing hemodialysis
    M Miranda
    Departments of Neurology and Nephrology, University of Chile, Santiago
    Neurology 62:831-2. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint CADASIL presenting with a movement disorder: a clinical study of a Chilean kindred
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Nuclear Medicine and Dermatology, Clinica Las Condes and Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 21:1008-12. 2006
  5. pmc Lrrk2 mutations in South America: A study of Chilean Parkinson's disease
    Carolina Perez-Pastene
    Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, ICBM, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Casilla 70000, Santiago 7, Chile
    Neurosci Lett 422:193-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Did Immanuel Kant have dementia with Lewy bodies and REM behavior disorder?
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Clinica Las Condes, Chile
    Sleep Med 11:586-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic variability of a distinct deletion in McLeod syndrome
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 22:1358-61. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of GST M1 null polymorphism with Parkinson's disease in a Chilean population with a strong Amerindian genetic component
    Carolina Perez-Pastene
    Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, ICBM, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Casilla 70000, Santiago 7, Chile
    Neurosci Lett 418:181-5. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Thomas de Quincey and his restless legs symptoms as depicted in "Confessions of an English Opium-Eater"
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 25:2006-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint McLeod myopathy revisited: more neurogenic and less benign
    Ekkehard Hewer
    Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain 130:3285-96. 2007

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint [Blindness caused by an ischemic optic neuropathy by spontaneous carotid dissection. Report of a case]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Departamento de Neurologia, Hospital Clinico de la Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 131:1042-4. 2003
    ..Fundoscopy showed papilledema and a peripapillar hemorrhage, compatible with an ischemic optic neuropathy. A magnetic resonance angiography confirmed a left carotid dissection...
  2. pmc Oral contraceptive induced chorea: another condition associated with anti-basal ganglia antibodies
    M Miranda
    Department of Neurology, University of Chile, Chile
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:327-8. 2004
    ..However, the patient had positive anti-basal ganglia antibodies, which supports an immunological basis for the pathophysiology of this chorea...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pramipexole for the treatment of uremic restless legs in patients undergoing hemodialysis
    M Miranda
    Departments of Neurology and Nephrology, University of Chile, Santiago
    Neurology 62:831-2. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint CADASIL presenting with a movement disorder: a clinical study of a Chilean kindred
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Nuclear Medicine and Dermatology, Clinica Las Condes and Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 21:1008-12. 2006
    ..Our report emphasizes that CADASIL must be considered in the study of patients with secondary dystonia...
  5. pmc Lrrk2 mutations in South America: A study of Chilean Parkinson's disease
    Carolina Perez-Pastene
    Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, ICBM, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Casilla 70000, Santiago 7, Chile
    Neurosci Lett 422:193-7. 2007
    ..These findings suggest Lrrk2 G2019S may play an important role in Parkinson's disease on the South American Continent and further studies are now warranted...
  6. doi request reprint Did Immanuel Kant have dementia with Lewy bodies and REM behavior disorder?
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Clinica Las Condes, Chile
    Sleep Med 11:586-8. 2010
    ..His cognitive decline was strongly associated with a parasomnia compatible with a severe rapid eye movement (REM) behavior disorder (RBD) and dementia with Lewy bodies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic variability of a distinct deletion in McLeod syndrome
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 22:1358-61. 2007
    ..Our report supports the inclusion of McLeod syndrome in the differential diagnosis of Huntington's disease as well as acute psychosis in male subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of GST M1 null polymorphism with Parkinson's disease in a Chilean population with a strong Amerindian genetic component
    Carolina Perez-Pastene
    Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, ICBM, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Casilla 70000, Santiago 7, Chile
    Neurosci Lett 418:181-5. 2007
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  9. doi request reprint Thomas de Quincey and his restless legs symptoms as depicted in "Confessions of an English Opium-Eater"
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 25:2006-9. 2010
    ..In this report, we analyze his clinical description and the circumstances leading to his opium addiction...
  10. ncbi request reprint McLeod myopathy revisited: more neurogenic and less benign
    Ekkehard Hewer
    Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain 130:3285-96. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our findings confirm that MLS is not a benign condition but rather a progressive multisystem disorder sharing many features with Huntington's disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of restless legs syndrome in uremic patients undergoing dialysis with pramipexole: preliminary results]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Rev Med Chil 131:700-1. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint [The neurological disorder of Georg Friedrich Händel]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Clinicas las Condes
    Rev Med Chil 135:399-402. 2007
    ..Considering his clear vascular profile, the most plausible hypothesis is cerebrovascular disease with embolic infarcts from stenotic left internal carotid artery to the left middle cerebral and retinal arteries...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Mutation in LRRK2 is associated with familial presentation of Parkinson's disease in a Chilean kindred]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Rev Med Chil 135:406-7. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Transcranial sonography findings in welding-related Parkinsonism in comparison to Parkinson's disease
    Uwe Walter
    Department of Neurology, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Mov Disord 23:141-5. 2008
    ..In contrast, lenticular nucleus was hyperechogenic in both WP patients but only in one of the PD patients. TCS findings suggest a different pathophysiology of Parkinsonism in WP and PD patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Preliminary validation of a smelling test in a sample of Chilean population and its role in the differential diagnosis of Parkinson s disease]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Rev Med Chil 134:1071-2. 2006