Affiliation: Martin Luther University
- Beevor's sign in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy: an old sign with new implicationsKatharina Eger
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitätsklinikum Halle, Martin Luther University of Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, 06097, Halle Saale, Germany
J Neurol 257:436-8. 2010..However, especially in atypical cases, Beevor's sign might help in the diagnosis of FSHD...
- Atypical phenotypes in patients with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 4q35 deletionMichael Krasnianski
Department of Neurology, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Salle, Germany
Arch Neurol 60:1421-5. 2003..Recent studies have shown that this deletion is found in patients with other phenotypes in addition to those with the classic Landouzy-Dejerine FSHD phenotype...
- Camptocormia phenotype of FSHD: a clinical and MRI study on six patientsBerit Jordan
Department of Neurology, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
J Neurol 258:866-73. 2011..The involvement of hip extensor muscles in FSHD might considerably contribute to the clinical phenotype of camptocormia due to axial muscle involvement...
- Lactate production upon short-term non-ischemic forearm exercise in mitochondrial disorders and other myopathiesFrank Hanisch
Klinik und Poliklinik fur Neurologie, Martin Luther Universitat, Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
J Neurol 253:735-40. 2006..Recently, the lactate increase normalized to the mechanical energy production in NIFET was suggested to have a intermediate sensitivity and satisfactory specifity for the screening of mitochondrial disorders...
- Typical facioscapulohumeral dystrophy phenotype in patients without FSHD 4q35 deletionMichael Krasnianski
Klinik und Poliklinik fur Neurologie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Str 40, 06097, Halle Saale, Germany
J Neurol 250:1084-7. 2003..Other possible diseases with similar phenotype were excluded. The FSHD gene itself has not been identified so far. The present study suggests that the FSHD phenotype might be caused by different molecular mechanisms...
- Only subtle cognitive deficits in non-bulbar amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patientsDörthe Röttig
Inst of Psychology, Martin Luther University of Halle Wittenberg, Brandbergweg 23, 06120 Halle, Germany
J Neurol 253:333-9. 2006..Our results support the view that there are only subtle cognitive deficits in ALS patients and we assume a possible effect of practice on cognitive tasks following reduced daily motor activity...