Fahr’s syndrome in a patient with no history of the disease: A case report

Mahdieh Saberi, Reza Ahadi, Arash Shabani, Younes Kalami

DOI: 10.22122/cdj.v2i2.105


Fahr syndrome which presents with various signs and symptoms has a familial predisposition and is characterized by symmetric calcification of basal ganglia. It may present with neuropsychiatric, extrapyramidal, and cerebellar symptoms. The etiology has not been defined yet. A 38-year-old woman referred to the psychiatric clinic of 5th Azar Hospital, Gorgan, Iran, with neuropsychiatric presentation.


Fahr’s Syndrome, Psychosis, Basal Ganglia Calcification

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