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Bilateral chronic subdural haematoma misdiagnosed as neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  1. A Akhaddar1,
  2. A Karouache2,
  3. B Elmostarchid1,
  4. M Boucetta1
  1. 1Department of Neurosurgery, Mohammed V Military Teaching Hospital, Rabat, Morocco
  2. 2Department of Neurology, Mohammed V Military Teaching Hospital, Rabat, Morocco
  1. Correspondence to Ali Akhaddar, Bloc V2, Appt 5, Avenue Kamal Zebdi, Secteur 21, Hay Riyad, 10106 Rabat, Morocco; Akhaddar{at}hotmail.fr

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