Follow Us On Social Media


January 2017 Video Challenge: Dropped Head Syndrome

By Aziz Shaibani, MD and Zainab Rizvi, MD

This month’s case presented a 59-year-old woman presented with pain and fatigability of neck extension evolved over three months. The question was:

Dropped head syndrome is a recognized manifestation of all of the following except:

1. MuSK myasthenia gravis

2. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

3. Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy

4. Polymyositis

5. Myotonia congenita

Click here for the answer


Contact Info

For advertising rates and opportunities:
Wendy Terry

Steve Farrell
National Sales Manager

About Practical Neurology

Launched in January 2002, Practical Neurology strives to enhance quality of care and improve the daily operation of neurology practices. Each month, our experts explain the real-world significance of recent advances in neurologic science and offer step-by-step advice on how to overcome the clinical and business challenges neurologists face. Our straightforward, how-to articles give neurologists tools they can put into practice right away.