Wernicke's encephalopathy secondary to hyperthyroidism and ingestion of thiaminase-rich products

Neurologia. 2013 May;28(4):257-9. doi: 10.1016/j.nrl.2012.01.005. Epub 2012 Mar 19.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Beverages
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hydrolases / adverse effects*
  • Hyperthyroidism / complications*
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Middle Aged
  • Thiamine / administration & dosage
  • Thiamine / therapeutic use
  • Vitamin B Complex / administration & dosage
  • Vitamin B Complex / therapeutic use
  • Wernicke Encephalopathy / chemically induced*
  • Wernicke Encephalopathy / drug therapy
  • Wernicke Encephalopathy / etiology*

Substances

  • Vitamin B Complex
  • Hydrolases
  • thiaminase II
  • Thiamine