[Autoimmune peripheral neuropathies with anti-MAG antibodies and hematological disorders. Five cases].

@article{Andres2001AutoimmunePN,
  title={[Autoimmune peripheral neuropathies with anti-MAG antibodies and hematological disorders. Five cases].},
  author={Emmanuel Andres and St{\'e}phane Vinzio and F r{\'e}d{\'e}ric Maloisel and Sophie Carr{\'e} and A. E. Perrin and Bernard Goichot and Jean Louis Schlienger},
  journal={Annales de medecine interne},
  year={2001},
  volume={152 3},
  pages={147-51}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to report our experience with autoimmune neuropathies associated with hematological disorders and to describe their etiological and clinical polymorphism. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective study was conducted in five patients with autoimmune peripheral neuropathies with anti-MAG (myelin-associated glycoprotein) antibodies. RESULTS Autoimmune neuropathies were associated with Waldenström's macroglobulinemia (n=2), Hodgkin disease (n=1), chronic… CONTINUE READING