Mystery brain disorder baffles Canadian medicine

Mystery brain disorder baffles Canadian medicine

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By: Leyland Cecco in Toronto | Mystery brain disorder baffles Canadian medicine | Neuroscience | The Guardian

Spasms, memory loss and hallucinations among symptoms of 43 patients in Acadian region of New Brunswick province

Doctors in Canada are concerned they could be dealing with a previously unknown brain disease amid a string of cases involving memory loss, hallucinations and muscle atrophy.

Politicians in the province of New Brunswick have demanded answers, but with so few cases, experts say there are far more questions than answers and have urged the public not to panic.

Related: Warning of serious brain disorders in people with mild coronavirus symptoms

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