Bilateral brachial plexopathy complicating Henoch–Schönlein purpura

  title={Bilateral brachial plexopathy complicating Henoch–Sch{\"o}nlein purpura},
  author={Cahide Yılmaz and H{\"u}sey{\^i}n Caksen and Ş{\"u}kr{\"u} Arslan and {\"O}mer Anlar and Dursun Odabaş},
  journal={Brain and Development},
An 11-year-old boy presented with convulsion, fever, rash, abdominal pain, swelling on the eyelids, elbow and wrists, oliguria and hematuria. Based on the abnormal findings the patient was diagnosed with Henoch-Schönlein purpura. On the 3rd day of admission, neurological examination showed ataxic gait, loss of deep tendon reflexes, and decreased (4/5) of muscle strength on all extremities. Additionally, bilateral loss of touch, pain and temperature sensation in a glove, from the elbows to… CONTINUE READING

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