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DOI: https://doi.org/10.29296/25877305-2018-01-07
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Professor I. Damulin (1, 2), MD; A. Strutsenko (3), Candidate of Medical Sciences; V. Bychenko (4), Candidate of Medical Sciences 1-I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University) 2-Central Research Institute of Gastroenterology, Moscow Clinical Research and Practical Center 3-Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Moscow 4-Acad. V.I. Kulakov Research Center of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Perinatology, Moscow

The paper considers the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical features, treatment, and prognosis of central pontine myelinolysis (CPM). It described a case of CPM arising in eating disorders, regular alcohol consumption, and uncontrolled use of diuretics, which cause electrolyte disturbances.

central pontine myelinolysis
case report

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