Idiopathic striopallidodentate calcification with prominent supranuclear abnormality of eye movement

J Neuroophthalmol. 1994 Mar;14(1):29-33.


We present a 63-year-old man with idiopathic striopallidodentate calcifications who exhibited a marked supranuclear defect of eye movement in addition to an extrapyramidal movement disturbance and dementia. The resulting clinical disorder resembled progressive supranuclear palsy.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Basal Ganglia Diseases / complications*
  • Basal Ganglia Diseases / diagnosis
  • Calcinosis / complications*
  • Calcinosis / diagnosis
  • Eye Movements
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Ocular Motility Disorders / etiology*
  • Supranuclear Palsy, Progressive / complications*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed