Co-occurrence of syndrome of horizontal gaze palsy with progressive scoliosis with stroke in young: a case report

Mohamed Murtuza Kauser, Prabhakar Kamarthy, Asfia Afreen, Raveesha Anjinappa


Horizontal Gaze Palsy with Progressive Scoliosis (HGPPS) is a rare autosomal recessive syndrome of hind brain maldevelopment associated with ocular and skeletal manifestations. To the best of our knowledge there have been no case reports from India although a family of Indian decent has been reported from Saudi Arabia. The clinical and MRI features along with its co-occurrence with stroke in young will be described in this paper.


HGPPS, Stroke in young, ROBO 3 gene

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