[Neuropathy of the lower legs and feet in acute intermittent porphyria. A comparison of patients with type 1 diabetes and patients with AIP].

@article{Wikberg2001NeuropathyOT,
  title={[Neuropathy of the lower legs and feet in acute intermittent porphyria. A comparison of patients with type 1 diabetes and patients with AIP].},
  author={Agneta Wikberg and Charlotte Andersson and F G Lithner},
  journal={Lakartidningen},
  year={2001},
  volume={98 38},
  pages={4038-41}
}
Distal neuropathy was assessed in 339 patients with acute intermittent porphyria (AIP). The chronic neurological signs were symmetrical and similar to those in Type 1 diabetic patients. Significant impairment was found concerning perception, extensor digitorum brevis test, lower leg pain, ankle and knee tendon reflexes but not concerning dry feet, loss of… CONTINUE READING