Thame, Minerva M.; Gray, Robert H.; Forrester, Terrence E.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Tropical Metabolism Research Unit
Parkinsonian-like tremors in the recovery phase of kwashiorkor
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Describes Kwashi shakes in a 17-month-old Jamaican male infant. This is the first reported case seen at the Tropical Metabolism Research Unit at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica an the first documented case in the West Indian literature.