[Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy--an electrophysiological and histological study of the ulnar nerve from a case with intractable persistent conduction block].

Abstract

We report a 71-year-old male with CIDP, in whom complete motor conduction block persisted for more than several years. Corticosteroid and plasma therapy showed little effect to his weakness. He died of pneumonia. The ulnar nerve in which complete conduction block had persisted was taken out immediately after death and studied with conventional histological… (More)

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