Alcoholic neuropathy

@article{Koike2006AlcoholicN,
  title={Alcoholic neuropathy},
  author={Haruki Koike and Gen Sobue},
  journal={Current Opinion in Neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={19},
  pages={481–486}
}
Purpose of reviewThe concept of alcoholic neuropathy has been obscured because of an often undetected or overestimated influence of thiamine deficiency. We describe clinicopathologic features of alcoholic neuropathy, taking the effect of thiamine status into consideration, and recent progress associated with the pathogenesis. Recent findingsClinical features of alcoholic neuropathy without thiamine deficiency are characterized by slowly progressive, sensory-dominant symptoms. Superficial… 

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