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PO-0823 Hypoparathyroidism As The First Manifestation Of Kearns-sayre Syndrome: A Case Report
  1. S Elmi1,
  2. REZA Erfani Sayyar2,
  3. SAM Elmi3
  1. 1Pediatric Department, Mashad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran
  2. 2Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Department, Mashad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran
  3. 3Health Care Department, Mashad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran

Abstract

Objective Kearns-Sayre syndrome is a mitochondrial myopathy, which was first described by Tomas Kearn in 1958. Diagnostic symptoms include retinitis pigmentosa, chronic and progressive external ophthalmoplegia plus one or more of following factors: heart conduction system disorders, cerebellar ataxia, or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) protein content above 100 mg/dL. The nature of this uncommon disease is yet to be clarified. In this paper, we report a case of Kearns-Sayre syndrome. According to the previous records, the first manifestation of Kearns-Sayre syndrome as hypoparathyroidism is uncommon and in this article, we report a case with this problem.

Keywords
  • Kearns-Sayre
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Mitochondrial cytopathy

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