- CASE FILE
Elissa has Stiff Person’s Syndrome, Hypermobility, & Propriospinal Myoclonus. Her muscles spasm so violently bones break. Now in hospice.
ABOUT THIS CASE FILE
Became ill after serving in the military. Diagnosed with Stiff Person’s Syndrome (350 estimated cases in the US. At least 80 Veterans have the disease). Startled response results in a violent spasms; almost everyday; sometimes in the limbs, or abdominal muscles or the back muscles.