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Anterocollis Worsened by Levodopa Therapy: A Case Report

Francesco Raudino 1 , * and Elisabetta Corengia 1
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1 Department of Neurology Valduce Hospital, Via Dante n.11, Como, Italy
Article information
  • Archives of Neuroscience: July 2017, 4 (3); e59649
  • Published Online: July 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: December 10, 2016
  • Accepted: June 28, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archneurosci.59649

To Cite: Raudino F, Corengia E. Anterocollis Worsened by Levodopa Therapy: A Case Report, Arch Neurosci. 2017 ; 4(3):e59649. doi: 10.5812/archneurosci.59649.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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