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Generalized dystonia: Japanese encephalitis sequelae

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Generalized dystonia: Japanese encephalitis sequelae

Generalized dystonia affecting mouth, trunk and limbs in 9-year-old boy. This boy came from Japanese encephalitis endemic area and had Japanese encephalitis in the previous season, almost a year before this video. MRI, done at that time, showed thalamic hyperintensities. (Contributed by Dr. Ravindra Kumar Garg.)

Associated Disorders

  • Epilepsy
  • Flaccid paralysis
  • Intellectual disability