Botulinum toxin for treatment of Harlequin syndrome.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In Parkinsonism Relat Disord, Jan 2016
UNASSIGNED: We described a patient with Harlequin syndrome, a rare neurological condition, characterized by unilateral facial sweating and flushing, who had a good response to botulinum toxin application.
Harlequin Syndrome After Thoracic Paravertebral Block.
Kiel, Germany. In A A Case Rep, Nov 2015
UNASSIGNED: Harlequin syndrome is characterized by the sudden onset of unilateral facial flushing and sweating, often preceded by exercise, excessive heat, or, rarely, regional anesthesia.
[Evaluation of sudomotor function].
Chiba, Japan. In Rinsho Shinkeigaku, 2013
Abnormal sweating, which can be global or localized, is classified into hyperhidrosis and hypohidrosis, and detection of abnormal sweating, such as Horner's syndrome and Harlequin syndrome, is clinically useful for regional diagnosis of neurological lesions.
The harlequin mouse mutation downregulates apoptosis-inducing factor.
Bar Harbor, United States. In Nature, 2002
Hq cerebellar granule cells are susceptible to peroxide-mediated apoptosis, but can be rescued by AIF expression; overexpression of AIF in wild-type granule cells decreases peroxide-mediated cell death, suggesting AIF serves as a free radical scavenger