PLoS ONE. Faulty cardiac repolarization reserve in alternating hemiplegia of childhood broadens the phenotype. Dangond F et al. A functional correlate of severity in alternating hemiplegia of childhood. A novel recurrent mutation in ATP1A3 causes CAPOS syndrome. Google Scholar. 2012;44(9):1030–4. This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution. Background Alternating hemiplegia of childhood is an intractable neurological disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of alternating hemiplegia accompanied by other paroxysmal symptoms. PubMed  J Child Neurol. The prevalence is 1 in a million, and it was first reported in the medical literature in 1971. Learn more about Institutional subscriptions. Dard R et al. PubMed  Alternating hemiplegia of childhood: retrospective genetic study and genotype-phenotype correlations in 187 subjects from the US AHCF registry. 2014;13(5):503–14. Dev Med Child Neurol. Immediate online access to all issues from 2019. Duke University Children Health Center, 2301 Erwin Rd., Durham, NC, 27710, USA, Melanie Masoud BA, Lyndsey Prange CPNP, Arsen Hunanyan PhD & Mohamad A. Mikati MD, Cure AHC, Inc., 545 Irina Drive, Rolesville, NC, 27571, USA, You can also search for this author in Distribution of Na/K-ATPase alpha 3 isoform, a sodium-potassium P-type pump associated with rapid-onset of dystonia parkinsonism (RDP) in the adult mouse brain. CAS  •• Hunanyan AS et al. We would like to thank CureAHC for the funding of our laboratory and clinical research as well as for the partnership with them in AHC patient care. Google Scholar. 1993;122(5):673–9. Correspondence to •• Jaffer F et al. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, in press. Viollet L et al. Treatment with oral ATP decreases alternating hemiplegia of childhood with de novo ATP1A3 mutation. As the awareness of the disease expands and the availabil-ity of gene testing becomes more accessible, the number of patients and the frequency of its occur- 2015;5:336. Mikati M, Fischman A. Yang X et al. Current Treatment Options in Neurology Introduction Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood (AHC) is a rare neurodevelopmental disorder, affecting approx-imately 1 in 1,000,000 children [1], and was first described by Verret and Steele in … Alternating hemiplegia of childhood in chinese following long-term treatment with flunarizine or topiramate. 1 A wide range of other symptoms can also accompany the hemiplegic episodes, Mania-like behavior induced by genetic dysfunction of the neuron-specific Na+, K+−ATPase alpha3 sodium pump. Demos MK et al. Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood (AHC) Complete paralysis of one side of the body is known as hemiplegia and paralysis of both sides at the same time is known as quadriplegia. 2014;9(5):e97274. Montagna P et al. Sasaki M, Sakuragawa N, Osawa M. Long-term effect of flunarizine on patients with alternating hemiplegia of childhood in Japan. Relapsing encephalopathy with cerebellar ataxia related to an ATP1A3 mutation. Heinzen EL et al. Alternating hemiplegia of childhood is an ultra-rare neurological disorder named for the transient episodes, often referred to as "attacks", of hemiplegia from which those with the disorder suffer. J Neurol Sci. Alternating Hemiplegia is a rare pathological condition of the musculoskeletal system in which a child has episodes of severe weakness affecting one side of the body. Mohamad A. Mikati reports grants from Cure AHC, the Dutch AHC and the Irish AHC foundations during the conduct of the study. Intermediate phenotypes of ATP1A3 mutations: phenotype-genotype correlations. PubMed Central  1994;44(10):1812–4. Alternating hemiplegia of childhood. ATP1A3 mutations and genotype-phenotype correlation of alternating hemiplegia of childhood in Chinese patients. © 2021 Springer Nature Switzerland AG. We would like to thank CureAHC for the funding of our laboratory and clinical research as well as for the partnership with them in AHC patient care. We also would like to thank Melissa McLean, the Program research coordinator, the Iceland AHC Foundation, and all members of AHC and Related Disorders Multidisciplinary Clinic and Program at Duke as well as our partners in the International AHC Research Consortium (IAHCRC) and other researchers in the field. Masoud M et al. Acute hemiplegia in childhood and alternating hemiconvulsions secondary to Moya-Moya disease. 2006;37(4):229–33. Bassi MT et al. This study established that AHC patients have also cardiac abnormalities that potentially could prove to be contributing to the increased risks of motality in these patients. Alternating hemiplegia in childhood: a report of eight patients with complicated migraine beginning in infancy. Brain. These include tonic attacks (stiffening of a limb), dystonic posturing (twisting postures), abnormal involuntary eye movements, developmental delays, fluctuating mental status and even true seizures. 2009;51(1):74–7. Nat Genet. Pediatrics. The burden of … 2004;55(6):884–7. The diagnosis and treatment of patients with Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood (AHC) and related disorders should be provided by a multidisciplinary team experienced with the spectrum of presentations of this disease, with its related disorders, with its complex and fluctuating manifestations, and with cutting edge advances occurring in the field. A syndrome of autosomal dominant alternating hemiplegia: clinical presentation mimicking intractable epilepsy; chromosomal studies; and physiologic investigations. J Comp Neurol. Treatment with oral ATP decreases alternating hemiplegia of childhood with de novo ATP1A3 mutation. Brain. Arsen Hunanyan reports receiving salary from Cure AHC grant. J Neurosci. Sasaki M, Sakuragawa N, Osawa M. Long-term effect of flunarizine on patients with alternating hemiplegia of childhood in Japan. Complete paralysis of one side of the body is known as hemiplegia and paralysis of both sides at the same time is known as quadriplegia. This article, concurrently with above article, established that ATP1A3 mutations cause AHC. 1993;122(5):673–9. Veneselli E, Biancheri R. PMID: 9039526 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Publication Types: Case Reports Letter MeSH Terms Child This article reported the first family with AHC establishing genetic etiology of the disorder for the first time. Li M et al. It also is involved in clinical and basic research and in collaborations with other International AHC Research Consortium (IAHCRC) partners. 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