Correlates of outcome and response to IVIg in 88 patients with multifocal motor neuropathy

@article{Cats2010CorrelatesOO,
  title={Correlates of outcome and response to IVIg in 88 patients with multifocal motor neuropathy},
  author={Elisabeth A. Cats and W. L. van der Pol and Sanne Piepers and Hessel Franssen and Bram Jacobs and R. M. Van den Berg-Vos and J.B.M. Kuks and P. A. van Doorn and B.G.M. van Engelen and Jan J. Verschuuren and John H. J. Wokke and Jan H. Veldink and L. H. van den Berg},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2010},
  volume={75},
  pages={818-825}
}
Objective: Identification and examination of all patients with multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) in the Netherlands to document the clinical spectrum and response to IV immunoglobulin (IVIg) and to determine correlates of outcome. Methods: A national cross-sectional descriptive study was performed. Ninety-seven patients were identified; 88 participated. Logistic regression analysis was used to study determinants of outcome. Results: Age at onset was younger in men than in women (38 vs 45 years… CONTINUE READING

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