Case of Dopa -responsive dystonia(Segawa disease) in Ghana
Keywords: Dopa-responsive dystonia, Segawa disease, Ghana
The aim of this report is to increase the awareness of a rare but eminently treatable disease (Dopa –responsive dystonia) or Segawa disease which has not been previously reported in Ghana. Diagnosis was made from a clinical evaluation and a dramatic response to L-Dopa.
Key words: dopa – responsive dystonia, Segawa disease, cerebral palsy.