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Plasma-cell dyscrasia and peripheral neuropathy with a monoclonal antibody to peripheral-nerve myelin.
PERIPHERAL neuropathy has been associated with plasma-cell dyscrasia, 1 but it is not known whether the monoclonal immunoglobulins react with peripheral-nerve antigens. We report on a patient with aExpand
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Additive effects of POLG1 and ANT1 mutations in a complex encephalomyopathy
MtDNA instability is associated with a wide spectrum of clinical presentations, from dominant or recessive progressive external ophthalmoplegia (PEO) to juvenile-onset spino-cerebellar ataxia andExpand
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Motor neuron disease and HIV-1 infection in a 30-year-old HIV-positive heroin abuser: a causal relationship?
Although human retroviruses seem plausible agents of motor neuron diseases, there are only few reports of patients infected by the human immunodeficiency virus, with documented motor neuron disorder.Expand
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Facing acute neuromuscular diseases during COVID-19 pandemic: focus on Guillain–Barré syndrome
In December 2019, a cluster of cases with 2019 Novel Coronavirus pneumonia from Wuhan, China, aroused worldwide concern due to an escalating outbreak in all the countries in the world. CoronavirusExpand
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5-Fluorouracil- and levamisole-associated multifocal leukoencephalopathy.
Case Reports Case 1. A 61-year-old female, without prior neurologic history, had a resection due to colon cancer classified as Dukes stage-B2. Adjuvant chemotherapy with 5-FU (450 mg/m i.v. daily forExpand
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Methyl bromide induced neuropathy: a clinical, neurophysiological, and morphological study.
Methyl bromide is a colourless, odourless gas used as a fumigant to disinfect soil, grains, and warehouses. Due to its high volatility, dangerous concentrations can accumulate rapidly in workingExpand
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Comment on acute‐onset chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy versus fluctuating Guillain–Barré syndrome
Re: Systemic lupus erythematosus associated relapsing polyneuropathy: Recurrent guillain-barre syndrome or chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy?
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Predictors of prognosis in type 1 myotonic dystrophy (DM1): longitudinal 18-years experience from a single center
The aim of the study was to identify possible predictors of neurological worsening and need of non-invasive ventilation (NIV) in individuals affected by myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1), the mostExpand
Comment on COVID‐19 in patients with myasthenia gravis
1. Evans DA, Benameur K, Busis NA. American Academy of Neurology Telemedicine and COVID-19 webinar. https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=Pw-Jdy3-T9g. 2020. Accessed July 28, 2020 2. Hobson EV, Baird WO,Expand