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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 203-204

Rare yet treatable: Hypothyroid myopathy (Hoffman's syndrome)


1 Department of Neurology, Guntur Medical College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of General Medicine, Guntur Medical College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India

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A Sridhar
FF-5 PG Hostel, Government General Hospital, Guntur - 522 001, Andhra Pradesh
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DOI: 10.4103/2277-8632.117190

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Hypothyroid myopathy or Hoffman's syndrome is a rare manifestation of a common condition. It's diagnosis is also difficult. We present a case of Hoffman's disease with predominant proximal myopathy and myotonia.


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