Clinical and electrodiagnostic findings in copper deficiency myeloneuropathy

  title={Clinical and electrodiagnostic findings in copper deficiency myeloneuropathy},
  author={B. Goodman and E. P. Bosch and M. Ross and C. Hoffman-Snyder and D. Dodick and B. Smith},
  journal={Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry},
  pages={524 - 527}
  • B. Goodman, E. P. Bosch, +3 authors B. Smith
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry
  • Introduction: Copper deficiency is an increasingly recognised cause of neurological impairment. This retrospective review highlights clinical and electrodiagnostic findings in patients diagnosed at our institution with copper deficiency. Methods: Clinical, radiographic and electrodiagnostic findings were reviewed in patients with evidence of copper deficiency. Patients with other potential causes of myelopathy or neuropathy were excluded. Results: The predominant clinical feature in all six… CONTINUE READING
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