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Gayet Wernicke encephalopathy after cephalic pancreaticoduodenectomy
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  • houda mirali,
  • narjisse aichouni,
  • Hayat berkhli,
  • Siham Nasri,
  • imane kamaoui,
  • badr serji,
  • imane skiker
houda mirali
Mohammed I University Oujda
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narjisse aichouni
Mohammed I University Oujda
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Hayat berkhli
Mohammed I University Oujda
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Siham Nasri
Mohammed I University Oujda
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imane kamaoui
Mohammed I University Oujda
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badr serji
Mohammed I University Oujda
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imane skiker
Mohammed I University Oujda
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Abstract

Commonly related to abuse of alcohol or hyperemesis gravidarum, Gayet wernicke encephalopathy is neurological disorder due to a deficiency of thiamine. The diagnosis is based on a triade made of ophthalmoplegia, ataxia and mental disturbance. MRI imaging confirms the diagnosis.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

06 Apr 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
20 Apr 2021Assigned to Editor
20 Apr 2021Submission Checks Completed
23 Apr 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned