Isolated deficiency of vitamin E with progressive neurologic deterioration.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We studied a 19-year-old man with vitamin E deficiency without intestinal fat malabsorption. In addition to recognized neurologic complications of vitamin E deficiency, he had dystonic posturing and bradykinesia.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Krendel, DA; Gilchrist, JM; Johnson, AO; Bossen, EH

Published Date

  • March 1, 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 37 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 538 - 540

PubMed ID

  • 3822155

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0028-3878

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1212/wnl.37.3.538


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States