Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is not a risk factor for polyneuropathy: A prospective controlled study.

@article{Visser2017ChronicOP,
  title={Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is not a risk factor for polyneuropathy: A prospective controlled study.},
  author={Nora A. Visser and Nicolette Claudia Notermans and Ferdinand Teding van Berkhout and Leonard H van den Berg and Alexander J F E Vrancken},
  journal={Chronic respiratory disease},
  year={2017},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={
          327-333
        }
}
Polyneuropathy has been observed in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). If polyneuropathy occurs as a complication or extrapulmonary manifestation of COPD, one would expect an increased prevalence among patients with a cryptogenic axonal polyneuropathy. This case-control study aimed to investigate the association between COPD and… CONTINUE READING